Reading Programs & Storytimes

10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 31 months - 5 years with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot (in person or by telephone) Jan. 7 - Jan. 19. Draw after Jan. 21.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 31
Thu Feb 07
Thu Feb 14
Thu Feb 21
Thu Feb 28
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Children with reading difficulties receive help for one hour a week with a volunteer. Registration is required, space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 07
Sat Mar 09
Thu Mar 14
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Age-appropriate story time sessions for children aged 19 to 36 months. Songs, rhymes and stories that help build early literacy skills and encourage a lifelong love of reading. This program will develop your child's reading r...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 21
Tue Jan 22
Mon Jan 28
Tue Jan 29
Mon Feb 04
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Stories, songs, and rhymes for children from birth to age 5 with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 26
Sat Feb 02
Sat Feb 09
Sat Feb 16
Sat Feb 23
9:30 am - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

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 Saturdays dur...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 23
Sat Mar 30
Sat Apr 06
Sat Apr 13
Sat Apr 20
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, puppets, and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot (in person or by telephone) Jan. 7 - Jan. 19. Draw...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 29
Tue Feb 05
Tue Feb 12
Tue Feb 19
Tue Feb 26
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eglinton Square

Bouncing & tickling rhymes, songs & stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents & caregivers. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 01
Fri Feb 08
Fri Feb 15
Fri Feb 22
Fri Mar 01
6:45 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

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


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 30
Wed Feb 27
Wed Mar 27
Wed Apr 24
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Join us at Parkdale Branch for our weekly family time every Saturday at 10:30 am. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 26
Sat Feb 02
Sat Feb 09
Sat Feb 16
Sat Feb 23
5:00 pm - 5:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Do you need a little more time to unwind and relax before bedtime? Come and enjoy our Stories and Crafts Before Bedtime. This 45 minute story-time session includes bedtime themed stories, songs, rhymes and crafts for children...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 15
Fri Mar 22
Fri Mar 29
Fri Apr 05
Fri Apr 12

Picture books, chapter books & audiobooks for kids 12 and under