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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Baby Time
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and bounces for babies from birth to 18 months with a parent or caregiver. Free program. No registration required. Six-week session beginning May 11.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 01
Fri Jun 08
Fri Jun 15
Icon of the event Power of Plants
Tue Jul 17, 2018 | 2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Plants are powerful things! Explore these books, rhymes and activities to discover how plants and gardening can better the world around us. Suitable for children ages 3-5 with parent and/or caregiver. No registration requi...

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Davenport

Leading to Reading is a free program for children Grades 1-6 in need of extra support in reading and writing. Children are matched with a volunteer, who will work with them one-on-one for one hour every week on Thursday eve...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 31
Thu Jun 07
Thu Jun 14
Thu Jun 21
Thu Jun 28
Icon of the event Some Buttons, Some String
Tue Jul 24, 2018 | 2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and get creative with just a few buttons and a bit of string! Suitable for children ages 3-5 with parent and/or caregiver. No registration required. Daycares with groups of 10 or more, ple...

Icon of the event Bugaboo
Tue Jul 03, 2018 | 2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and a craft as we explore the small, yet fascinating world of insects. Suitable for children ages 3-5 with parent and/or caregiver. No registration required. Daycares with groups of 10 or mo...

Icon of the event Camp Fire Stories
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Come on out and listen to camp fire stories at the Annette Library. This program is great for older kids who also have stories they would like to share.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 09
Mon Aug 13
Icon of the event Get Your Summer Read On Day!  Magic with WONDERPHIL!
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Annette Street

Join us while we kick off the 2018 TD Summer Reading Club! Join the club, and take part in exciting activities all summer long! Come for a special magic show with WonderPhil at 1:30, then stay to sign up for the TD Summer Re...

Icon of the event Family Story Time
10:30 pm - 10:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Share some of the very best stories, rhymes, songs and verse! Learn how to lay a solid foundation for your child's future love of reading and learning. Be sure to take home great books for bedtime reading all week long! Drop ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 18
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
Wed Aug 08
Wed Aug 15
Icon of the event Family Story Times
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Davenport

Join us stories, songs and more! For children 0 - 5 years and their caregivers. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 06
Fri Jul 13
Fri Jul 20
Fri Jul 27
Icon of the event Collecting Wonders
Tue Jul 10, 2018 | 2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and a craft as we discover how collecting creates wonderment. Suitable for children ages 3-5 with parent and/or caregiver. No registration required. Daycares with groups of 10 or more, ple...

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