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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 Aug 25
Sat Sep 01
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Sat Sep 22
Icon of the event Indigenous Storytelling with Maya-waasige
Sat Sep 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Join us for this celebration of indigenous culture with storyteller Maya-waasige ("The Man From the Upright Light") as he shares traditional Ojibwe, Boodawaadomi and Anishnaabe tales. Recommended for ages 6+. Adults welcome.

Icon of the event Tell Us About Your Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Come to the library and talk about what you've been reading this summer. Suitable for children of all ages. Parents and caregivers welcome. Call 416-396-3865 for more details.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 21
Icon of the event Early Years Program at Woodview Park
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodview Park

Join Woodview Park Library in celebrating the greatest game on earth. Woodview Park and Northwood Neighbourhood Services offer an early years program for children and parents. The program includes, free play, storytime and si...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 21
Wed Aug 22
Tue Aug 28
Wed Aug 29
Tue Sep 04
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 Aug 23
Thu Aug 30
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 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 Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Come join us for some fun songs, stories and rhymes! Meet new friends and have some fun in the library! Ages 0-5. Parent or caregiver participation required. Drop In. **Please note there will be no Family Time on August 16.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 23
Thu Aug 30
Icon of the event Baby Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

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


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 21
Tue Aug 28
Icon of the event Paws 4 Stories
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Runnymede

Take turns reading stories to Troy, a certified Paws Therapy golden retriever, alongside his handler Shelli. For ages 5 and up.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 22
Wed Aug 29
Wed Sep 05
Wed Sep 12
Wed Sep 19

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