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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 Ready for Reading Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Stories, songs and tickling rhymes for babies and their caregivers. Birth to 18 months. Registration begins Monday August 8. Register in branch or by phone at 416-396-3865.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 08
Thu Sep 15
Thu Sep 22
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Icon of the event Halloween Family Time
Mon Oct 31, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Richview

Dress up in your Halloween costume and join us for slightly spooky stories, songs, and rhymes!...

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 05, 2016 - Fri Jun 30, 2017
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 & Play
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Share some of the very best rhymes, songs, and stories!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 14
Wed Sep 21
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Icon of the event Saturday Family Story Time
Sat Sep 24, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

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

Icon of the event Preschool STEM Storytime
10:00 am - 10:40 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

It's never too early to start having fun with STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Math! Join other High Park Mini Scientists in a new interactive storytime series for kids ages 3-6 years old and their parents/caregiver...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 03
Thu Nov 10
Thu Nov 17
Thu Nov 24
Icon of the event Family Time
11:15 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Saturday Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents and caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 05
Sat Nov 12
Sat Nov 19
Sat Nov 26
Sat Dec 03
Icon of the event STEM Storytime
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

It's never too early to start having fun with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. Children 3-6 years with a caregiver are invited to explore early STEM concepts, ignite curiosity and have fun. Series of four sessions. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 30
Wed Aug 31
Thu Sep 01
Icon of the event Toddler Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Stories, fingerplays and actions songs for toddlers ages 19 months to 3 years and their parents or caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20
Thu Oct 27
Thu Nov 03