Reading Programs & Storytimes

10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

Stories and songs for children of all ages and parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 15
Sat Dec 22
Sat Dec 29
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Runnymede

Take turns reading stories to certified Paws Therapy dogs, alongside their handlers. For ages 5 and up.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 08
Tue Jan 15
Tue Jan 29
Tue Feb 05
Tue Feb 12
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
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Songs, stories, and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 08
Tue Jan 15
Tue Jan 22
Tue Jan 29
Tue Feb 05
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 Dec 15
Sat Dec 22
Sat Dec 29
Sat Jan 05
Sat Jan 12
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 Dec 15
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Stories, songs and simple crafts for toddlers 19 to 35 months old, accompanied by parents or caregivers. Registration begins Saturday, January 5, 2019. To register, please call the branch at 416-395-5750 or visit the second f...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 22
Tue Jan 29
Tue Feb 05
Tue Feb 12
Tue Feb 19
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Pour les parents avec leurs bébés de 0 à 12 mois. Des chansons, activités douces et sensorielles pour les tout-petits que vous pourrez reproduire à la maison.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 14
Mon Jan 21
Mon Jan 28
Mon Feb 04
Mon Feb 11
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Enjoy fun activities, stories, songs and rhymes at a staff-led storytime for the entire family. For children with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 15
Sat Dec 22
Sat Dec 29
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