Reading Programs & Storytimes

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

Age-appropriate story time sessions for children aged 19 to 36 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:
Mon Jan 14
Tue Jan 15
Mon Jan 21
Tue Jan 22
Mon Jan 28
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 Dec 15
Sat Dec 22
Sat Dec 29
Sat Jan 05
Sat Jan 12
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 Dec 16
Sun Jan 06
Sun Jan 13
Sun Jan 20
Sun Jan 27
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 18 months to 30 months with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot (in person or by telephone) Jan. 7 - Jan. 19. Draw after Jan. 21.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 30
Wed Feb 06
Wed Feb 13
Wed Feb 20
Wed Feb 27
Sat Jan 26, 2019 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dawes Road

Stories, songs and literacy games plus a bookmark craft.

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

A Ready for Reading program. Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, puppets, and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot (in person or by telephone) Jan. 7 - Jan. 19. Draw...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 29
Tue Feb 05
Tue Feb 12
Tue Feb 19
Tue Feb 26
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 - 10:45 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
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 Dec 13
Thu Dec 20
Thu Dec 27, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Join us for a holiday-themed story time and make your very own Grinch puppet!

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