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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 May 12
Sat Jun 23
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eglinton Square

Favourite stories, finger plays, songs and verse for children with parents and caregivers. For ages 3-5 years. Registration begins Monday April 16th. Call 416-396-3820 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 01
Tue May 08
Tue May 15
Tue May 22
Tue May 29
Icon of the event Saturday Story Time
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and a craft.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 28
Sat May 05
Sat May 12
Sat May 19
Sat May 26
Icon of the event Stories in the Park
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Runnymede

Join us for summer stories on the grass behind the library. This event is B.Y.O. blanket. In the event of rain, we will gather in the program room.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 03
Tue Jul 10
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required. Please note: no program on Apr. 28 or May 26.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 12
Sat Jun 09
Sat Jun 23
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

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


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 28
Sat May 05
Sat May 12
Sat May 19
Sat May 26
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. DROP IN.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 24
Tue May 01
Tue May 08
Tue May 15
Icon of the event Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Rhymes,stories and songs for preschoolers ( 0-5 yrs) and their caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 27
Icon of the event Story Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Stories, songs and rhymes for young children with their parents or caregivers. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 04
Wed Jul 11
Wed Jul 18
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
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 Apr 25
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 20

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.