Reading Programs & Storytimes

Sat Jan 26, 2019 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dawes Road

Stories, songs and literacy games plus a bookmark craft.

11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join us Wednesday mornings for stories, songs, rhymes! For children with their parents or caregivers. Ages 3 and up. Drop-in only.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 06
Wed Feb 13
Wed Feb 20
Wed Feb 27
Wed Mar 06
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Every Saturday (except during special seasonal programming), 10:30-11:30am. Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes with a small activity afterwards. Bring the whole family for some fun. Drop in, recommended for children ages 0-5 yea...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 19
Sat Jan 26
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 Feb 05
Tue Feb 12
Tue Feb 19
Tue Feb 26
Tue Mar 05
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

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


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 22
Tue Jan 29
Sat Feb 23, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Centennial

Paws 4 Stories is a St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Community Service that assists in helping to improve children's reading skills by having a child read to a Therapy Dog. Evidence shows that children the program can quickly i...

Thu Mar 14, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Sing along with Soli & Rob and their puppet friends as they lead the audience through a mix of original and traditional songs. It's a fully interactive concert that's fun for children of all ages and their families!

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 24
Thu Jan 31
Thu Feb 07
Thu Feb 14
Thu Feb 21

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