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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Family Time
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maryvale

A half hour of stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes for children from birth to age 5. Limited to 20 children with parents/caregivers. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 23
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11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Join us upstairs for stories, songs and rhymes for children with their parents & caregivers. All are welcome, no registration required. We will be celebrating Family Literacy Day on January 27!


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 23
Sat Jun 30
Icon of the event Get Your Summer Read On Day!  Magic with WONDERPHIL!
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Annette Street

Join us while we kick off the 2018 TD Summer Reading Club! Join the club, and take part in exciting activities all summer long! Come for a special magic show with WonderPhil at 1:30, then stay to sign up for the TD Summer Re...

Icon of the event Sharing Métis Stories
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Together we will read a Métis story and talk about the lessons it can teach us. Followed by a craft activity that shares teachings and cultural knowledge from the story.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 23
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, finger plays and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins April 23rd. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limi...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 25
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their caregivers. Registration not required. Please call 416-393-7706 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 25
Mon Jul 09
Mon Jul 16
Mon Jul 23
Mon Jul 30
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

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 Tuesday and S...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 26
Tue Jul 03
Tue Jul 10
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Icon of the event Toddler Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

Songs, stories, and tickling rhymes for children ages 19 months and up and their caregivers. Registration not required. Please call 416-393-7706 for details.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 26
Tue Jul 03
Tue Jul 10
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Queen/Saulter

Join us on Wednesdays for stories, songs and fingerplays for children and their parents and caregivers from 10:30AM-11:00AM.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 27
Wed Jul 04
Wed Jul 11
Wed Jul 18
Wed Jul 25
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Stories, rhymes, finger plays, and action songs for toddlers ages 19 months to 3 years and their parents or caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 27
Wed Jul 04
Wed Jul 11
Wed Jul 18
Wed Jul 25