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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Let's Get Started
10:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Dufferin/St.Clair

A free program for parents / caregivers and their children (1-6 years of age) who need additional developmental support. Get support and information from a variety of professionals. Learn ways to support your child's developm...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 26
Mon Feb 02
Mon Feb 09
Mon Feb 16
Mon Feb 23
Icon of the event Japanese Kamishibai Stories and Asian Craft
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Bring the family and celebrate Asian Heritage Month by listening to captivating Japanese Kamishibai tales and by making your own Asian craft!...

Icon of the event Ready for Reading Baby Time
9:30 am - 10:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

(Birth-18 months) Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 29
Thu Feb 05
Thu Feb 12
Thu Feb 19
Thu Feb 26
Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Richview

Toronto Public Library's wonderful storytellers welcome you to Storyfire, a celebration of storytelling that kicks off the 2015 Toronto Storytelling Festival.

Icon of the event Ready for Reading Family Time
9:30 am - 10:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

(19 months-5 years) Stories, songs and rhymes for children with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 28
Wed Feb 04
Wed Feb 11
Wed Feb 18
Wed Feb 25
Icon of the event Multilingual Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Dufferin/St.Clair

Please join local authors and hear them read children stories in their Heritage Language, then translated into English. In celebration of Rainbow Caterpillar Multilingual Kid Lit Award. Ages 6 - 12.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 07
Sat Mar 14
Icon of the event Toddler Fun
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Forest Hill

A free interactive six week workshop on child development, nutrition, and early literacy for parents, caregivers and their children 18 months to 3 years old....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 27
Thu Jan 29
Tue Feb 03
Thu Feb 05
Tue Feb 10
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

This program will include stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 28
Wed Feb 04
Wed Feb 11
Wed Feb 18
Wed Feb 25
Icon of the event Happy St. Patrick's Day Family Storytime
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Palmerston

Jon us for St. Patrick's Day stories, songs and craft and learn Irish traditions! Be sure to wear green!...

Icon of the event Meet Children's Author Andrew Larsen  -
Thu Apr 23, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Palmerston

Award-winning Canadian children's author Andrew Larsen will present and read from his new picture book "Charlie's Dirt Day" (December, 2014), the sequel to "Bye, Bye, Butterflies" (2012)....