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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Holiday Puppet Show
Tue Dec 15, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Forest Hill

Come celebrate all the holidays with very merry puppet show for children ages 0-5. Older siblings welcome! Registration is not required, but please arrive early as space is limited. Please call 416-393-7706 for details.

Icon of the event Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

This fall, come join us for stories, rhymes and songs on Fridays 10:30-11:00 am. Suitable for families with children from birth-5 years and caregivers. Daycare groups are welcome. Please contact the branch for more informatio...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 04
Fri Dec 11
Icon of the event Learning Through Play & Power of Play
Ongoing event running from Wed Sep 09, 2015 - Wed Dec 30, 2015
Black Creek

Co-sponsored with Doorsteps Neighbourhood Services. Drop-in. Join other parents and caregivers in fun activities including reading, music, arts and crafts. A healthy snack is provided....

Icon of the event Saturday Family Storytime - Valentine's Day
Sat Feb 13, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Our Family Storytime will focus on LOVE in stories, songs and a craft to take home for someone special. Please register at the Branch or by calling 416-396-8740.

Icon of the event Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for songs & stories on Saturday mornings. If you're happy & you know it... Come to the library! Drop in. Ages 0-6

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 28
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 21
Thu Jan 28
Thu Feb 04
Thu Feb 11
Thu Feb 18
Icon of the event Parachute Songs and Play for Infants
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Parachute Play is back this winter! Join us for a FREE Parachute Song and Play for you and your baby (3-18 months). Learn new songs and find new ways to play with your baby every Friday in February, a program facilitated by E...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 05
Fri Feb 12
Fri Feb 19
Fri Feb 26
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 12
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 21, 2015 - Sat Dec 12, 2015
Maria A. Shchuka

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2015) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week on Saturday or Monday after school at the library....

Icon of the event Dancing with the Stars: Afro-Caribbean & Latin Dance Program
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Calling all mommies! Need a break? Learn dance with qualified instructors while childcare providers look after your little ones ages 0-5. Registration required. Call 416-394-1000

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 03
Thu Dec 10
Thu Dec 17