Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 19
Fri Oct 26
Fri Nov 02
Fri Nov 09
Fri Nov 16
Icon of the event Family Drop-In
10:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

NOTE: There will be no Family Drop-In on May 10, 2018 and June 7, 2018.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 25
Thu Nov 01
Thu Nov 08
Thu Nov 15
Thu Nov 22
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Stories, songs and rhymes for children 0-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Drop in. Registration not required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 20
Sat Oct 27
Sat Nov 03
Sat Nov 10
Sat Nov 17
Icon of the event Sunday Afternoon Fun!
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 Oct 21
Sun Oct 28
Sun Nov 04
Sun Nov 11
Sun Nov 18
Icon of the event Family Literacy Day Storytime
Sat Jan 26, 2019 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dawes Road

Stories, songs and literacy games plus a bookmark craft.

Icon of the event Family Storytime
10:15 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Join us for stories for babies and children ages 0-5 years old with their parents/caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 18
Thu Oct 25
Thu Nov 01
Thu Nov 08
Thu Nov 15
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Stories, songs and crafts for children with their parents and caregivers. Suitable for children ages 3 and under. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Drop-in. No registration required. For more information, please call ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 17
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
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 Oct 18
Thu Oct 25
Thu Nov 01
Thu Nov 08
Thu Nov 15
Icon of the event Babytime Stay & Play
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Stories, songs and rhymes for babies, birth to 18 months and their parents or caregivers. Babytime runs from 10-10:30am, with playtime and socializing from 10:30-11:30am. Drop in. Registration not required.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 22
Mon Oct 29
Mon Nov 05
Mon Nov 12
Mon Nov 19
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Stories, songs and rhymes for toddlers 19 to 36 months and their parents or caregivers. Toddler Time runs from 10-10:25am, with fine motor skill structured play from 10:25-10:45am. Drop in. Registration not required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 19
Fri Oct 26
Fri Nov 02
Fri Nov 09
Fri Nov 16

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