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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maryvale

A half hour of stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes for children from birth to age 5. Limited to 20 children with parents/caregivers. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 23
Icon of the event Wacky Wednesdays - Dr. Seuss Day
Wed Jul 04, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Locke

Stories, activities, crafts, and fun for ages 2 1/2 to 5 yrs. Pick up a ticket at the desk half an hour before the program starts. Daycares, day camps and groups must phone in advance to book space.

Icon of the event HOZA! Drumming Workshop - Wild Wordy Wednesdays
Wed Jul 04, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

For our second week of Wild Wordy Wednesdays we will be joined by HOZA! for an interactive drumming workshop performance accompanied by drum-based TDSRC recommended reads!...

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10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Stories, songs and rhymes for children ages 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 19
Wed Sep 26
Wed Oct 03
Wed Oct 10
Wed Oct 17
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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Familiarize your child with letters, numbers and colors at a staff-led storytime with stories, songs, rhymes and activities. For toddlers with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 20
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10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required. Please note: no program on Apr. 28 or May 26.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 23
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11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Saturdays, September 8 to December 8. Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with parents or caregivers. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Sat Sep 22
Sat Sep 29
Sat Oct 06
Icon of the event Babies & Tots Storytime
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Stories, songs and rhymes for babies and toddlers from birth to 36 months with their parents or caregivers. Storytime runs from 10:30-11:00 AM, followed by Stay and Play from 11:00-11:30 AM. Drop-in. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 22
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Visit the library for two special summer sessions of Don Mills' popular baby program! ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 22
Icon of the event Baby Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, puppets, and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot (in person or by telephone) Sept. 24 - Oct. 6. Dr...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 16

Picture books, chapter books & audiobooks for kids 12 and under