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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

Songs, stories, and tickling rhymes for children ages 19 months and up and their caregivers. Registration not required. Please call 416-393-7706 for details.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Fri Nov 04
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Thu Sep 22, 2016 - Thu Jun 08, 2017
Location: Davenport

Leading to Reading is a free program for children Grades 1-6 in need of extra support in reading and writing. Children are matched with a volunteer, who will work with them one-on-one for one hour every week, on Thursday even...

Icon of the event PA Day:  Finding Nemo Stories & Craft
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a Finding Nemo inspired storytime and craft. Enjoy lots of fishy stories and songs! Ages 2-5....

Icon of the event Babytime and Play!
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Elmbrook Park

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins September 6...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 16
Fri Sep 23
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Registration not required. Please call 416-393-7706 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 12
Mon Sep 19
Mon Sep 26
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 10
Icon of the event Baby Time - 11:30am session
11:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for an interactive early literacy course. Sessions include stories, rhymes, tickles, bounces and much more. For parent/caregiver and babies from birth to 18 months....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Fri Nov 04
Fri Nov 11
Fri Nov 25
Icon of the event Pajama Time
6:30 pm - 7:10 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Elmbrook Park

Bedtime stories, songs and crafts for children with parents and caregivers. Ages 1 to 6...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Wed Oct 26
Icon of the event Arabic Storytime
Wed Aug 31, 2016 | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come join us for a very special bilingual storytime in Arabic and English and watch our "Little Red Riding Hood" puppet show. Enjoy lots of stories and tales, and learn about newcomer programs at the library! Everyone is we...

Icon of the event Saturday Stories!
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Elmbrook Park

Join us for fun stories and a craft each Saturday....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 03
Tue Sep 13
Tue Sep 20
Tue Sep 27
Sat Oct 01
Icon of the event Baby Time - 10:30am session
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for an interactive early literacy course. Sessions include stories, rhymes, tickles, bounces and much more. For parent/caregiver and babies from birth to 18 months....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Fri Nov 04
Fri Nov 11
Fri Nov 25