Due to the Ontario COVID-19 Provincewide Emergency Break, Early Literacy programs and events are being offered virtually. Join us on Facebook or YouTube

The Halton Hills Public Library's Early Literacy Programs support your child's school readiness and love of reading.

All programs are listed in our Events Calendar. You can also visit us on our HHPL YouTube channel.

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For more information about Early Literacy Program, please see the Early Literacy Programs Brochure.

Below is a sample of our programs:

Tales for Twos

This is a free program for two-year-olds and their parents or caregivers to attend together. It is 30 minutes long. We use picture books, felt board stories, music, puppets and movement in this 8 week program.

Register in advance through the Events Calendar

KinderPrep

This is a free program for 3 – 5 year olds that helps get kids ready for school. We use stories, music and puppets and introduce concepts like numeracy, patterning, & other early-learning concepts in this 8 week program.

Register in advance through the Events Calendar

Family Storytime

This is a free program for families with young children. It is 30 minutes long. We use stories, music and movement. We also do this program at the community centres. You don't need to register. Just drop in.

S.T.E.A.M. Storytimes

This is a free program for families with young children. It is 45 minutes long. We use stories, music and movement with some hands-on science at the end. You don't need to register. Just drop in.

Please note: Many of these programs are offered in 8 week sessions four times a year. Some programs require registration and some require fees (to cover instructors and materials) that must be paid at registration.