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Icon of the event Celebrate Asian Heritage Month
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Come and celebrate Asian Heritage Month with us by enjoying traditional Kamishibai stories and make a special craft to take home on Saturday May 23 and Saturday May 30 from 2-3pm. All ages.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 23
Sat May 30
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Mon Jun 15, 2015
Evelyn Gregory

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept 2014) requiring help with reading and writing skills receive individualized help for one hour per week. Free program. Registration required.

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)....

Icon of the event Ready for Reading: Baby Time
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Caregivers and their babies will enjoy tickling songs, bouncy rhymes and stories. After the storytime stay for "Living and Learning with Baby" in partnership with the Toronto Public Health. Please register. For babies birth t...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 23
Mon Mar 30
Mon Apr 06
Mon Apr 13
Mon Apr 20
Icon of the event Baby Time
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Dawes Road

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies with parents and caregivers. Drop-in or call us for more information at 416-396-3820.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 04
Wed Mar 11
Icon of the event Ready for Reading: Family Time
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and a craft to take home! All ages, drop into the children's department. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 04
Sat Apr 11
Sat Apr 18
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 02
Icon of the event CANCELLED: March Break Spring Family Storytime
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Palmerston

Jon us for fun stories, songs and rhymes about Spring for children age 5 and under and their families and caregivers.

Icon of the event Easter and Spring Family Storytime
Sat Apr 04, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Palmerston

Join us in celebrating Easter and Spring with stories, songs and craft.

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Runnymede

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 Leading To Reading
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 23, 2014 - Tue Dec 15, 2015
Jane/Sheppard

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2014) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week at the library. Free program. Registration required.