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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event French Storytime
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Stories, songs and rhymes in French and English pour les enfants ages 1-5 years and their parents/caregivers. This is a bilingual program, prior knowledge of French is not required. Drop in program.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 27
Fri Aug 03
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 Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Riverdale

Stories, songs, fingerplays, bouncing, and tickling rhymes for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. No Registration required. Call Riverdale Branch at 416-393-7720 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 12
Fri Oct 19
Fri Oct 26
Fri Nov 02
Fri Nov 09
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 Listen! Watch! Make!
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Listen to a fun story, watch a short film, and make an amazing craft! For children ages 3-5 years with their parents and/or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
Tue Aug 07
Tue Aug 14
Tue Aug 21
Icon of the event Indigenous Storytelling with Maya-waasige
Sat Sep 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Join indigenous storyteller Maya-waasige (John Keeshig) as he shares traditional Ojibwe, Boodawaadomi and Anishnaabe tales. Ages 6+.

Icon of the event Baby Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Introduce your child to sounds and actions at a staff-led storytime with bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories. For babies with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 25
Tue Oct 02
Tue Oct 09
Tue Oct 16
Tue Oct 23
Icon of the event Family Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Children aged birth to six years will lead their parents and/or caregivers in movement, songs and stories!


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
Wed Aug 08
Icon of the event Summer Storytime at Ferrand Drive Park
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

Come join us from Flemingdon Park Library for stories, songs and rhymes on Thursdays!! For children with parents and/or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 19
Thu Jul 26
Thu Aug 02
Thu Aug 09
Thu Aug 16
Icon of the event Family Circle Time
10:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join the Jane/Finch EarlyON Child and Family Centre staff in Family Circle Time which offers children ages 0-6 and their caregivers an opportunity to use creative materials and explore various activities that support early de...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 23
Mon Jul 30
Mon Aug 06
Mon Aug 13
Mon Aug 20

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