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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

Storyfire launches the Toronto Storytelling Festival with great storytelling events at venues across the city. For Toronto Public Library, Storyfire will see storytellers gather at four branches across the city to entertain a...

Icon of the event Holiday Story Time!
Mon Dec 12, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: College/Shaw

Join us for a special Holiday Story Time at the College/Shaw branch! Holiday songs and stories for children aged 0-5 and their parents/caregivers. No registration required. Call us at 416-393-7668 for more information!

Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Introduce your child to sounds and actions at a staff-led storytime with bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories. This program is for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. No registration is...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 11
Wed Jan 18
Wed Jan 25
Wed Feb 01
Wed Feb 08
Icon of the event Toddler Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: College/Shaw

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for toddlers aged 18-36 months with parents and caregivers! Drop-in, no registration required! Call us at 416-393-7668 for more information!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 16
Mon Jan 23
Mon Jan 30
Mon Feb 06
Mon Feb 13
Icon of the event Holiday Puppet Show
Thu Dec 15, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 7:35 pm
Location: Jane/Sheppard

All children are invited to our funny holiday puppet show. Please register by calling 416-395-5966 or email janesheppard@torontopubliclibrary.ca.

Icon of the event Family Night Special: Valentine Hugs and Kisses
Tue Feb 14, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

(Ages 3-10) Come dressed in red or pink to celebrate the LOVE-liest day of the year. Listen to stories and poems about love, play the Cupid game and make your very own heart-shaped puppet....

Icon of the event An Evening of Readings with the Parliament Street Branch Writers Group
Mon Dec 12, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Parliament Street

All are welcome to an evening of themed readings by the Parliament Street Library Writers Group. No registration is required - just show up, sit back and enjoy the work of some great local authors!...

Icon of the event Toddler Time and Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Yorkville

Stories, songs, and rhymes for children age 19 months to 5 years with their parents or caregivers. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 12
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: College/Shaw

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies aged 0-18 months with parents and caregivers! Drop-in, no registration required! For more information, please call us at 416-393-7668!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 16
Mon Jan 23
Mon Jan 30
Mon Feb 06
Mon Feb 13
Icon of the event Family Time with Early Literacy Program
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodview Park

A fun and educational program for children 0-6 years of age and their caregivers. Program includes parent support, creative arts, stories, music and playtime fun. Join us Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Co...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 13
Wed Dec 14
Tue Dec 20
Wed Dec 21
Tue Dec 27