Reading Programs & Storytimes

10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Age-appropriate story time sessions for children aged 10 to 18 months. Songs, rhymes and stories that help build early literacy skills and encourage a lifelong love of reading. This program will develop your child's reading r...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 18
Fri Jan 25
Fri Feb 01
Fri Feb 08
Fri Feb 15
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 31 months - 5 years with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot (in person or by telephone) Jan. 7 - Jan. 19. Draw after Jan. 21.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 31
Thu Feb 07
Thu Feb 14
Thu Feb 21
Thu Feb 28
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Socialize and gather with other guardians and babies.Enjoy a story time, learn songs and nursery rhymes together. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 05
Tue Feb 12
Tue Feb 19
Tue Feb 26
Tue Mar 05
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

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 Thursday eveni...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 10
Thu Jan 17
Thu Jan 24
Thu Jan 31
Thu Feb 07
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
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
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eglinton Square

Bouncing & tickling rhymes, songs & stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents & caregivers. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 01
Fri Feb 08
Fri Feb 15
Fri Feb 22
Fri Mar 01
10:45 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Alderwood

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 13
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Stories, songs and rhymes for babies, birth to 18 months and their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 17
Thu Jan 24
Thu Jan 31
Thu Feb 07
Thu Feb 14
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

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