Reading Programs & Storytimes

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

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot (by phone or in person) from Mar. 2 to Mar. 30; draw takes place after Apr. 2.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 09
Tue Apr 16
Tue Apr 23
Tue Apr 30
Tue May 14
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bendale

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, stories and songs for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. Register in advance for a reminder call or just drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 03
Wed Apr 10
Wed Apr 17
Wed Apr 24
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Listen to storybooks, sing along with favourite songs and make a craft to take home! Drop in every Saturday morning, rain or shine. All children accompanied by parents and caregivers are welcome, no registration required. For...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 19
Sat Jan 26
Sat Feb 02
Sat Feb 09
Sat Feb 16
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
10:30 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 Jan 19
Sat Jan 26
Sat Feb 02
Sat Feb 09
Sat Feb 16
Sat Mar 02, 2019 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Beaches

As part of the 2019 Toronto Storytelling Festival, join us for some fun and mesmerizing tales brought to you by new and familiar storytellers. Allow yourself to be visually transported away to other lands and other times. T...

Tue Mar 12, 2019 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Combines songs, rhymes, dance, and stretching activities to get children on their feet and moving. Children will develop motor skills, learn to identify patterns, and explore their creativity. ...

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 Jan 19
Sat Jan 26
Sat Feb 02
Sat Feb 09
Sat Feb 16
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Do you love books and animals? Take turns reading stories out loud to certified therapy dogs alongside their trained handlers! Improve your reading confidence and make friends with some special furry guests. For ages 6 to 12.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 01
Mon Apr 08
Mon Apr 15
Mon Apr 29
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 Jan 19
Sat Jan 26
Sat Feb 02
Sat Feb 09
Sat Feb 16

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