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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 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 Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

This fall, come join us for stories, rhymes and songs on Fridays 10:30-11:00 am. Suitable for families with children from birth-5 years and caregivers. Daycares are welcome. Please contact the branch for more information. No ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 11
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
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 Pan Am Family Storytime
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Forest Hill

Celebrate the upcoming Pan Am and Parapan Am Games with stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Registration not required, but space is limited. Siblings welcome! C...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 08
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Join us for an evening storytime. Come in your pyjamas as we sing songs, recite rhymes and read bedtime stories. Suitable for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 16
Wed Sep 23
Wed Sep 30
Wed Oct 07
Wed Oct 14
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 TD Summer Reading Club
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for stories, songs and crafts!


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 05
Wed Aug 12
Wed Aug 19
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Tickles, bounces and games for children from birth to 18 months of age. To register, visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 02
Wed Sep 09
Wed Sep 16
Wed Sep 23
Wed Sep 30
Icon of the event Saturday Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for stories, songs and crafts!


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 05
Sat Sep 12
Sat Sep 19
Sat Sep 26
Sat Oct 03