Toronto Public Library Homepage

Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Ready for Reading: Baby Time
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Caregivers and their babies will enjoy tickling songs, bouncy rhymes and stories. After the storytime stay for "Living and Learning with Baby" in partnership with the Toronto Public Health. Please register. For babies birth t...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 30
Mon Apr 06
Mon Apr 13
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27
Icon of the event Thrilling Tales: A Storytime for Adults
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Love a good story? Sit back, relax and escape from the everyday as we bring you gripping short stories. Just bring ears, imagination, and an hour of your time....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 09
Thu May 14
Thu Jun 11
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
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
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 Learning Through Play
10:00 am - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cliffcrest

Co-sponsored program with Heart Beatz - Cliffcrest Community Centre. Drop in activities include pre-reading, arts and crafts.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 04
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 18
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 11
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 09
Sat May 23
Sat Jun 06
Icon of the event Leading to Reading Volunteers
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Mon Jun 15, 2015
Evelyn Gregory

Volunteers needed, adults, seniors and students (Grade 9 and up preferred), for one hour per week to provide individualized help for children (Grades 1-6) in reading at the library.

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

A Ready for Reading program. Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot Mar.23 - April 4. Child's library card required. Draw on Ap...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:45 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 29
Wed May 27
Wed Jun 24