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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Share some of the very best stories, rhymes, songs and verse. Learn how to lay a solid foundation for your child's future love of reading and learning. Be sure to take home great books for bedtime reading all week long. Drop ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 27
Wed Aug 03
Wed Aug 10
Wed Aug 17
Icon of the event Babytime
9:25 am - 9:55 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bendale

Stories, songs, fingerplays, bouncing and tickling rhymes for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 02
Fri Sep 09
Fri Sep 16
Fri Sep 23
Fri Sep 30
Icon of the event Family Time: Stories on the Lawn
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Bring a blanket and join us for this special outdoor Family Time storytime. Stories, songs, and rhymes outside on the library's lawn. For children 5 and under. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 04
Thu Aug 11
Icon of the event Preschool STEM Storytime
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

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....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 15
Thu Aug 18
Mon Aug 22
Thu Aug 25
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Thu Jul 07, 2016 - Thu Aug 18, 2016
Location: Richview

Leading to Reading is a free program for children Grades 1-6 in need of extra support in reading and writing. Children are matched with a volunteer, who will work with them one-on-one for one hour every week, at a specified t...

Icon of the event Baby Time
9:30 am - 10:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

(Birth-18 months) Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 27
Wed Aug 03
Wed Aug 10
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 27
Wed Aug 03
Wed Aug 10
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Stories, songs, rhymes & activities for children 0-5 years old with parents/caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 28
Icon of the event Preschool Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: College/Shaw

Stories, rhymes and songs for children aged 3-5 years old with their parents or caregivers. Drop in, no registration required! Call us at 416-393-7668 for more information!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Fri Aug 12
Fri Aug 19
Fri Aug 26
Icon of the event Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Songs and stories for children and parents or caregivers. Drop in program.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 17
Sat Sep 24
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15