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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Get Ready for Halloween
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Join us for scary stories, songs and a craft. Age 4 and up. Wear your costume if you wish. Register at the Library or call, 416-396-8740.

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 19 months to 35 months and their caregivers. To register visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 14
Wed Oct 21
Wed Oct 28
Wed Nov 04
Wed Nov 11
Icon of the event Happy Holidays Family Storytime
Sat Dec 05, 2015 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Davenport

Join us in celebrating the Holidays with stories, songs and craft.

Icon of the event Marshmallow Tales by the Campfire
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Join us on four Tuesday nights in July and August and one in September for tales by the campfire at Palmerston Library. Bring your blanket, sleeping bag, teddy, PJs! We will have some stories and camp songs to share, and you ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 01
Icon of the event Dr. De Soto Puppet Show
Mon Oct 19, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Dr. De Soto, a mouse dentist, copes with the toothaches of various animals except those with a taste for mice, until the day a fox comes to him in great pain. Based on the picture book by William Steig.

Icon of the event Preschool Time
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 3-5 yrs and their caregivers. To register, visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
Thu Oct 29
Thu Nov 05
Thu Nov 12
Icon of the event Wings of Discovery
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

This is a science-based program for children 2-6 years old. It will cover 8 projects such as a trip to my home, a trip to my community, a trip to the garden, a trip around the world, a trip with transportation, a trip to the...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 10
Thu Sep 17
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 01
Thu Oct 08
Icon of the event Bird Stories and Science
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn about the nature of birds through stories and a craft. Drop-in after school.

Icon of the event Family Time!
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Elmbrook Park

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children, 18 months to 5 years and their caregivers. Registration begins October 20 in person or by phone by calling 416-394-5290.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 30
Fri Nov 06
Fri Nov 13
Fri Nov 20
Fri Nov 27
Icon of the event Halloween Bedtime Spooky Storytime!
Thu Oct 29, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Palmerston

A special spooky bedtime storytime for the entire family. Wear your Halloween costume or pyjamas and bring a cuddly friend! Bring a "scary" story too if you have one to share. Drop-in. No registration required....