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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Get Ready for Halloween
Sat Oct 25, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Join us for scary stories, songs and a craft. Age 4 and up. Wear your costume if you wish. Register at the Library or call, 416-396-8740.

Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Tickles, bounces and games for children from birth to 18 months of age. To register, visit or call the Branch at 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 17
Fri Oct 24
Fri Oct 31
Fri Nov 07
Fri Nov 14
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Join us for stories, fingerplays and songs. For children ages 3-5 yrs. and their caregivers. Visit or call the branch to register, 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 10
Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Children 19 months to 5 years old will enjoy songs and stories in Cantonese. Registration begins Aug. 5th. Register in person or by phone. Space is limited.


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

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 35 months with their parents or caregivers. To register, visit or call the Branch at 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 05
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for ages 3 to 5 years. Registration begins Aug. 1st. Register in person or by phone. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 03
Wed Sep 10
Wed Sep 17
Wed Sep 24
Wed Oct 01
Icon of the event Eureka! -- Mr Zinger's Hat!
Tue Aug 12, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Thorncliffe

Do you like telling stories? Listen to a great story about creating tales from a hat, and make your own story-hat craft to take home. Suitable for children ages 5 and under. Parents and care-givers welcome. Tickets will be ha...

Icon of the event Heure du Conte / French Story Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Pour les enfants de 5-10 ans. Venez vous amuser avec des histoires et des chansons en fran├žais. Veuillez appeler la succursale pour avoir des renseignements d'inscription sur le programme. 416-396-8979...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 09
Sat Aug 23
Icon of the event Eureka! -- Origami Paper Folding Fun!
Thu Aug 07, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thorncliffe

What can you make by folding a piece of paper? Listen to a creative story about paper folding, and try your hand at making a fun origami craft. Suitable for children ages 6 and up. Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before...

Icon of the event Eureka! -- Fun With Wool!
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Thorncliffe

What kinds of things can you make with wool? Listen to a wonderfully wooly story and make you own fluffy craft to take home. Suitable for children ages 5 and under. Parents and care-givers welcome. Tickets will be handed out ...