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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event The Cat in the Hat Day
Fri Jul 06, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Flemingdon Park

"The more you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go." - Dr. Seuss...

Icon of the event Family Storytime and Craft
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Songs, stories and rhymes for the whole family followed by a craft. Ages 0-6 and their parents or caregivers. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 28
Sat May 05
Sat May 12
Sat May 19
Sat May 26
Icon of the event Drag Queen Storytime
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Join us for a special story time filled with stories and songs presented by a Drag Queen to celebrate Pride month.

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 03
Tue Jul 10
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
Icon of the event Toddler Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Stories, songs, and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 27
Fri May 04
Fri May 11
Fri May 18
Fri May 25
Icon of the event Creative Play
9:15 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Creative Play is an interactive drop-in program for children 0-6 years with their parents or caregivers. This program includes arts and crafts, stories, and circle time. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 26
Tue May 01
Thu May 03
Tue May 08
Thu May 10
Icon of the event Sharing Métis Stories
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Together we will read a Métis story and talk about the lessons it can teach us. Followed by a craft activity that shares teachings and cultural knowledge from the story.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 02
Sat Jun 09
Sat Jun 16
Sat Jun 23
Icon of the event Downsview Kids Book Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

If you are between the ages of 8 to 10 and love to read come join the Downsview Kids Book Club! Read fun books, play games and win cool prizes! Registration and library card required. Registration is on-going and the next boo...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 25
Wed May 30
Icon of the event Baby Time and Living and Learning With Baby
11:00 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Join us at Downsview Library for stories, songs, bounces and rhymes. Drop In. Ages 0-18 months. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 01
Tue May 08
Tue May 15
Tue May 22
Icon of the event Read to Me
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Enjoy an afternoon of stories and crafts with your little one. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 13
Fri Jul 20
Fri Jul 27
Fri Aug 03

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.