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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event STEM Storytime
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

It is never too early to start having fun with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 03
Sat Sep 17
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 15
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

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


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 09
Fri Sep 16
Fri Sep 23
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 07
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Tickles, bounces and games for children from birth to 11 months of age. To register, visit or call the Branch at 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 31
Wed Sep 07
Wed Sep 14
Wed Sep 21
Wed Sep 28
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 12 months to 23 months and their caregivers. To register visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Wed Oct 26
Wed Nov 02
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 Together Time
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

A program for parents and caregivers with children birth - 6 years. The program will provide the opportunity to socialize and learn in an early learning environment. Painting, cut and paste, markers and crayons, play dough, b...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 07
Fri Sep 09
Wed Sep 14
Fri Sep 16
Wed Sep 21
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2016) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week on Tuesday or Thursday at the library. Session start times are: 4pm, 5pm, 6pm or 7pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 20
Thu Sep 22
Tue Sep 27
Thu Sep 29
Tue Oct 04
Icon of the event Hallowe'en Special
Tue Oct 25, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Spooky Hallowe'en Fun! Wear your costume and join us for a howling good time. Missing this program would be a GRAVE mistake! Bring your...

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 Wings of Discovery
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

This is a science-based program for children 2-6 years old. It will cover 8 projects such as a trip to my home, a trip to my community, a trip to the garden, a trip around the world, a trip with transportation, a trip to the...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 01