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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 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 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 - 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 Ready For Reading - Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Maryvale

A half hour of stories, interactive songs, fingerplays and rhymes for children ages 2-5. Limited to 20 children and parents/caregivers. Registration begins Monday, January 5th.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 06
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 TD Summer Reading Club Kick-Off!
Mon Jun 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Join us on Monday June 29th and register for the TD Summer Reading Club - read to win cool prizes throughout the summer. All ages, drop-in.

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.

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 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