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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Family Time
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join our Family Time, taking place on Sundays, and enjoy stories, songs and rhymes! For children up to 5 years of age.


Upcoming Dates:
Sun May 27
Sun Jun 03
Sun Jun 10
Sun Jun 17
Sun Jun 24
Icon of the event Leading to Reading (LTR)
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

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 Mondays at 5:...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 28
Mon Jun 04
Mon Jun 11
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 19 - 36 months and their caregivers. Drop in program, for more information visit or call the branch at 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 06
Wed Jun 13
Wed Jun 20
Icon of the event Feed Your Passion(s) - Kids' Program
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Four weeks of fun related to this year's TD Summer Reading Club! ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
Tue Aug 07
Icon of the event Saturday Storytelling
Sat Jul 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Bridlewood

Celebrate the art of storytelling!...

Icon of the event Baby Time
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Tickles, bounces and songs for children from birth to 18 months of age. Drop in program, for more information visit or call the branch at 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 24
Thu May 31
Thu Jun 07
Thu Jun 14
Thu Jun 21
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
7:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Stories, songs, rhymes, and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 29
Tue Jun 05
Tue Jun 12
Icon of the event Get Your Summer Read On
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

A drop in program for an introduction to the Summer Reading Program.

Icon of the event Creative Play
9:15 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Creative Play is an interactive drop-in program for children 0-6 years with their parents or caregivers. This program includes arts and crafts, stories, and circle time. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 14
Tue Jun 19
Thu Jun 21
Tue Jun 26
Thu Jun 28
Icon of the event STEM Storytime
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Join us for a special STEM Storytime series. Listen to stories and songs, try simple fun hands-on experiments and concepts in science, technology, engineering and math. For children ages 3-5 with a caregiver. Parents or careg...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 14
Sat Jul 21
Sat Jul 28
Sat Aug 04

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