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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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

Stories, songs and rhymes outside in the sunshine for kids 5 and under. Rain location inside the branch. B.Y.O.B (Bring your own blanket)!Drop in program. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 27
Thu Aug 03
Icon of the event Preschool STEM Storytime
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Join us for our 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 Jul 24
Mon Jul 31
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

PROGRAM IS CURRENTLY FULL...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 24
Mon Jul 31
Mon Aug 07
Mon Aug 14
Icon of the event Family Story Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Stories, songs, and rhymes for young children and their parents/caregivers. Drop in. Daycares and large groups must register at 416-393-7715


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 15
Fri Sep 22
Fri Sep 29
Fri Oct 06
Fri Oct 13
Icon of the event Wii Gaming
Tue Aug 01, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jones

Enjoy an afternoon of Wii Gaming at the library!Daycares or large groups must call the branch to register.

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

Stories, rhymes, finger plays and action songs for toddlers ages 19 months to 3 years and their parents or caregivers. No registration required. Drop in to the children's department upstairs.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 18
Wed Oct 25
Wed Nov 01
Wed Nov 08
Wed Nov 15
Icon of the event Readiness to Learn
9:15 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

This program is for children 3 years old and their parents/caregivers. It includes activities that improve cognitive thinking, motor skills, socialization and independence to help children feel more confident when starting sc...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 04
Fri Aug 11
Fri Aug 18
Fri Aug 25
Icon of the event Baby Time Music
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Guildwood

Ages – Newborn to 18 months....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 26
Wed Aug 02
Wed Aug 09
Wed Aug 16
Wed Aug 23
Icon of the event Movie in the Afternoon
Tue Aug 08, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jones

Bring your snacks and enjoy a movie at Jones....

Icon of the event Reading Buddies
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Foster the enjoyment of reading with your kids all summer long! Teen volunteers and kids will take turns reading aloud to each other and then the teen facilitator will lead an interactive literacy activity. Kids will also get...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 04
Fri Aug 11
Fri Aug 18
Fri Aug 25