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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 24
Fri Oct 31
Fri Nov 07
Fri Nov 14
Fri Nov 21
Icon of the event Family Hockey Night @ the Library
Thu Nov 06, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

Join us for an evening of hockey related fun, including a reading by local young author Quinn Oliver of his newest book Duck with the Puck.

Icon of the event La Demi-Heure du Conte / French Storytime
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Northern District

Venez vous amuser avec des courtes histoires, des comptines, et des chansons en français. Pour les enfants 3 ans à 5 ans. Aucune inscription requise!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 04
Tue Nov 18
Tue Nov 25
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

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


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 21
Wed Jan 28
Wed Feb 04
Wed Feb 11
Wed Feb 18
Icon of the event Halloween Storytime
Sat Oct 25, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Maria A. Shchuka

Come and make a Halloween craft and don?t forget your costume and camera!

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Sat Jun 13, 2015
Northern District

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2014) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week at the library. Free program. Registration required.

Icon of the event Be My Valentine
Sat Feb 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Come and celebrate love in stories, songs and a craft to take home for someone special. Please register at the branch or by calling...

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Northern District

Stories, songs, finger rhymes and more for toddlers 19-35 months and their caregivers. You may choose a session from 10:00-10:30 am or 11:00-11:30 am. All sessions are drop-in. No registration required. Please call the No...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 03
Mon Nov 10
Mon Nov 17
Mon Nov 24
Icon of the event Preschool Time
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 3-5 yrs and their caregivers. To register, visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 22
Thu Jan 29
Thu Feb 05
Thu Feb 12
Thu Feb 19