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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Family Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes for the entire family! For children with their parents or caregivers. All ages. Drop-in only.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
Wed Aug 08
Wed Aug 15
Wed Aug 22
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us at Palmerston Branch for our weekly family time every Friday at 10:30 am. We have stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents and caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 27
Fri Aug 03
Fri Aug 10
Fri Aug 17
Fri Aug 24
Icon of the event Early Years Program at Woodview Park
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodview Park

Join Woodview Park Library in celebrating the greatest game on earth. Woodview Park and Northwood Neighbourhood Services offer an early years program for children and parents. The program includes, free play, storytime and si...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 24
Wed Jul 25
Tue Jul 31
Wed Aug 01
Tue Aug 07
Icon of the event Baby Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Come join us this summer for bouncing songs, stories and rhymes! Ages 0-18 months. Parent or caregiver participation required. Drop In.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
Tue Aug 07
Tue Aug 14
Tue Aug 21
Icon of the event Toddler Time  and Play
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Stories, songs and rhymes for Toddlers 18 to 36 months and their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 26
Thu Aug 02
Thu Aug 09
Thu Aug 16
Thu Sep 13
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 24
Tue Jul 31
Tue Aug 07
Tue Aug 14
Tue Aug 21
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

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 Tuesday and S...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 24
Icon of the event Paws 4 Stories
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Runnymede

Take turns reading stories to Troy, a certified Paws Therapy golden retriever, alongside his handler Shelli. For ages 5 and up.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
Wed Aug 08
Wed Aug 15
Wed Aug 22
Icon of the event Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Come join us for some fun songs, stories and rhymes! Meet new friends and have some fun in the library! Ages 0-5. Parent or caregiver participation required. Drop In. **Please note there will be no Family Time on August 16.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 26
Thu Aug 02
Thu Aug 09
Thu Aug 23
Thu Aug 30
Icon of the event Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

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 Jul 28
Sat Aug 04
Sat Aug 11
Sat Aug 18
Sat Aug 25

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