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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Books, songs and rhymes.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 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 Saturday Family Storytime
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Stories, songs and activities for children and their parents or caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 10
Sat Sep 17
Sat Sep 24
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 15
Icon of the event Baby Time (0-9 months)
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Books, songs and rhymes.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 12
Mon Sep 19
Mon Sep 26
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Icon of the event Family Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

(19 months-5 years) Come join us to read exciting stories, sing great songs and learn fun rhymes! Register in person or by calling 416-395-5440. Registration begins August 2. Space is limited. 3rd Floor, Room B.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 13
Tue Sep 20
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Wed Sep 28, 2016 - Wed Jun 14, 2017
Location: Northern District

Get extra help with your reading and writing. LTR is a literacy program for kids in grades 1-6. Kids are paired with a volunteer for one hour a week to practice their reading and writing skills. Sessions take place on Wednesd...

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 Thanksgiving Storytime
Sat Oct 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Burrows Hall

Listen to Thanksgiving stories and make a special craft to take home....

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...