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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 St. Pat's Toddler Time & Craft
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Northern District

Come join us for a very special St. Patrick's Day Toddler Time & Craft for March Break. This will be the only Toddler Time in March. Regular sessions will resume in April....

Icon of the event Ready for Reading: Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Caregivers and their toddlers will enjoy action rhymes, songs and stories. Drop in. For toddlers ages 13 months to 3 years old. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 02
Thu Apr 09
Thu Apr 16
Thu Apr 23
Thu Apr 30
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 Pyjama Time
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Dawes Road

Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents and caregivers. Drop-in with your pajamas on! For more information, please call us at 416-396-3820.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 03
Tue Mar 10
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 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 Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Sat Jun 13, 2015
Northern District

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.

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 Pajama Storytime
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Join library staff for bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays every Wednesday night at 7:00 p.m. Drop-in program for families with children 2 ½ and up. Program runs from February 4th to March 11th. In the Story Hour R...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 04
Wed Mar 11