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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Babytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Meet other new moms or caregivers and bond with your baby at Downsview's Babytime! Join us for a half hour of songs, simple stories and rhymes for babies aged birth to 18 months. Advance registration is required and begins on...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Tue Jun 07
Tue Jun 14
Icon of the event Owl and Friends' Dream Catcher
Fri Jun 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Find out more about aboriginal lore. Watch NFB animation based on native legends, and make your own dream catcher....

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Stories, songs, finger plays, rhymes and more for toddlers 19-35 months and their caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 01
Wed Jun 08
Wed Jun 15
Wed Jun 22
Wed Jun 29
Icon of the event Ahoy Mateys! Pirate Storytime
Tue Jul 26, 2016 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Pape/Danforth

ARRGGHH! Ahoy matey! Join us on a swash-bucklin' adventure as we walk the plank together and listen to pirate stories! Stories and songs will be followed by a craft. Ages 2-5....

Icon of the event WILD on the Beach : Summer Reading Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Join us for all kinds of WILD fun at the Beaches Library as part of the Summer Reading Club! Registration required (registration begins on Saturday, June 25th). Ages 6-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 05
Tue Jul 12
Tue Jul 19
Tue Jul 26
Tue Aug 02
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 Clifford the Big Red Dog Storytime
Tue Jul 12, 2016 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come join us for a tail wagging storytime of songs, crafts and other activities. Stories and songs will be followed by a craft. Ages 2-5....

Icon of the event Wild!: Storytelling
Thu Jul 21, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: St. Lawrence

Hear the story of Jack's great-great-grandson JIm and his beanstalk and other amazing stories.

Icon of the event PA Day:  Slide into Summer Storytime & Craft
Fri Jun 10, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us in celebrating SUMMER, which is just around the corner. We will sing and share stories about summer and then create a summertastic craft! Ages 2-5....

Icon of the event Wild Saturday Family Story Time!
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Enjoy a fun-filled story time for the whole family!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 23
Sat Aug 13