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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 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 23
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 06
Wed Jun 13
Wed Jun 20
Icon of the event Family Story Times
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Davenport

Join us stories, songs and more! For children 0 - 5 years and their caregivers. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 06
Fri Jul 13
Fri Jul 20
Fri Jul 27
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 Infant Parent-Child Mother Goose
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bendale

Join us for a group experience where you will learn and enjoy the power and pleasure of using rhymes, songs and stories together. In partnership with the Scarborough Centre Ontario Early Years Centre. Birth to 4 years old.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 25
Fri Jun 01
Fri Jun 08
Fri Jun 15
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 Family Time
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brookbanks

A fun filled morning for the whole family. Rhymes, stories, finger plays, and lots of playtime. Birth to 5 years old.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 25
Fri Jun 01
Fri Jun 08
Fri Jun 15
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
Mon Jun 18
Mon Jun 25
Icon of the event Family Time
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Families are welcomed to come and celebrate some of the things that we love or maybe discover a new favourite at this "Ready for Reading" Storytime. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 12
Thu Jul 19
Thu Jul 26
Thu Aug 02
Thu Aug 09
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