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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event ROM Dinosaur Program
Sat Dec 13, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
North York Central Library

Turn the clock back 200 million years and walk with the dinosaurs. Learn about dino diets and self-defense. See fossilized dinosaurs bones and replicas of teeth, toe bones and hadrosaur skin. Make dinosaur crafts, including a...

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library: Multilingual Story Time
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Come hear some of the best writers from the Rainbow Caterpillar Multilingual Kid Lit Award as they read their children’s stories in the original language and in English.

Icon of the event Saturday Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Queen/Saulter

Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays for children and their parents and caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 27
Sat Oct 11
Sat Oct 25
Sat Nov 08
Sat Nov 22
Icon of the event Leading To Reading
Ongoing event running from Wed Sep 24, 2014 - Wed Jun 10, 2015
New Toronto

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 Heure du conte / French Storytime
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

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


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 24
Wed Oct 01
Wed Oct 08
Wed Oct 15
Wed Oct 22
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 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Icon of the event Family Crafts and Stories
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Come and join us at Thorncliffe branch for an hour-long program of stories and crafts for children of all ages. Parents and care-givers welcome. For more information call 416-396-3865.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 20
Sat Nov 01
Sat Nov 15
Sat Nov 29
Sat Dec 13
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 17
Wed Sep 24
Wed Oct 01
Wed Oct 08
Icon of the event Learning Through Play (Ontario Early Years)
Ongoing event running from Wed Jan 15, 2014 - Sat Dec 20, 2014
Black Creek

Co-sponsored with Doorstep Neighbourhood Services. Drop-in. Join other parents and caregivers in fun activities including reading, music, art and crafts. Every Wednesdays 1:00-3:00 p.m, Fridays and Saturdays: 10-12:00 noon.