Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Storytelling with Baby
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Learn the art of telling the story of your baby's life! Discover stories and songs to share together. For parents or caregivers accompanied by babies up to 18 months old. Registration begins Saturday, October 6. To register, ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 26
Fri Nov 02
Fri Nov 09
Fri Nov 16
Fri Nov 23
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Stories, songs and bouncing and tickling rhymes for babies up to 18 months old, accompanied by parents or caregivers. Registration begins Saturday, October 6. To register, please call the branch at 416-395-5750 or visit the s...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 26
Fri Nov 02
Fri Nov 09
Fri Nov 16
Fri Nov 23
Icon of the event Family Story Time
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

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


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 19
Icon of the event Family Time
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 Oct 20
Sat Oct 27
Sat Nov 03
Sat Nov 10
Sat Nov 17
Icon of the event Preschool Time
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) Sept. 24 - Oct. 6. Draw after Oct. 9.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 18
Thu Oct 25
Thu Nov 01
Thu Nov 08
Thu Nov 15
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 04
Fri Jan 11
Fri Jan 18
Fri Jan 25
Fri Feb 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 Oct 24
Wed Nov 28
Wed Jan 30
Icon of the event Sunday Afternoon Fun!
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Join us for Sunday afternoon story time and activities such as crafts, LEGO, Snap Circuits and more.


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Oct 21
Sun Oct 28
Sun Nov 04
Sun Nov 11
Sun Nov 18
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:00 am - 10:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eglinton Square

Stories, songs and crafts for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 23
Tue Oct 30
Tue Nov 06
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
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 Oct 18
Thu Oct 25
Thu Nov 01
Thu Nov 08
Thu Nov 15

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