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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Preschool STEM Storytime
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us for our first special STEM Storytime series. Listen to some fun stories and songs, then try some simple fun hands-on experiments and concepts in science, technology, engineering and math. For children ages 3-5 with a ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 22
Thu Aug 25
Mon Aug 29
Thu Sep 01
Icon of the event Baby Time (0-9 months)
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Books, songs and rhymes.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 12
Mon Sep 19
Mon Sep 26
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Icon of the event Creepy Stories from the Wild
Wed Jul 20, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Prepare yourself for a night of spooky and haunting tales, campfire-style! Be warned though, you might be spooked! Ages 7-12....

Icon of the event Baby Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents and caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Icon of the event Hallowe'en Special
Tue Oct 25, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Spooky Hallowe'en Fun! Wear your costume and join us for a howling good time. Missing this program would be a GRAVE mistake! Bring your...

Icon of the event Wild about Disney feat. Queen Elsa
Wed Jul 06, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a special Disney-inspired storytime with Queen Elsa of Arendelle! Enjoy songs, stories, dances, and games with the Ice Queen. Ages 0-6....

Icon of the event  Children's Author Visit: Jill Javelosa-Alvarez
Thu Jul 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bendale

Canadian children's author, Jill Javelosa-Alvarez, will help kids discover fun and interactive ways to learn one of the building blocks of reading and writing - our alphabet. Join us for an engaging afternoon of music, moveme...

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents and caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20
Thu Oct 27
Icon of the event Baby Time
11:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for an interactive early literacy course. Sessions include stories, rhymes, tickles, bounces and much more. For parent/caregiver and babies from birth to 18 months....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Icon of the event Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Celebrate summer with stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children ages 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Registration is not required, but space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 06
Wed Jul 13
Wed Jul 20
Wed Jul 27
Wed Aug 03