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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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

Enjoy fun activities, stories, songs and rhymes at a staff-led storytime for the entire family. For children with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 25
Sat Sep 01
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Sat Sep 22
Icon of the event East End Storytellers: Halloween Edition
Sat Oct 20, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Join us for a fun filled time from the East End Storytellers Group that will share some spooky stories for HALLOWEEN. ...

Icon of the event East End Storytellers; Winter Holiday Edition
Sat Dec 01, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Join us for a fun filled time from the East End Storytellers Group that will share fun stories for the Winter . ...

Icon of the event Leading To Reading
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Is your child between Grades 1 and 6? Does your child need extra help to improve their reading skills? If so, then please join us for free hourly one on one individualized sessions with volunteers. Space is limited. Please co...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 05
Wed Sep 12
Wed Sep 19
Wed Sep 26
Wed Oct 03
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 Family Storytime
10:30 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Morningside

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents and caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 05
Fri Oct 12
Fri Oct 19
Fri Oct 26
Icon of the event Paws 4 Reading
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Drop in and read to Percy the therapy dog a story. All children welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 15
Sat Sep 29
Sat Oct 13
Sat Oct 27
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 Science Storytime
Wed Sep 19, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Malvern

It's National Science Reading Day and we are celebrating with a special Science storytime! Come enjoy some stories about Science, learn some new songs, and complete a craft activity! ...

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. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 06
Thu Sep 13

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