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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Family Time
11:15 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Join us every Saturday for stories, songs and rhymes for children age 5 and under with their parents/caregivers. Drop-in program.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 26
Sat Jun 02
Sat Jun 09
Sat Jun 16
Sat Jun 23
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 19 - 36 months and their caregivers. Drop in program, for more information visit or call the branch at 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 23
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 06
Wed Jun 13
Wed Jun 20
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 May 30
Icon of the event Baby Time
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Tickles, bounces and songs for children from birth to 18 months of age. Drop in program, for more information visit or call the branch at 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 24
Thu May 31
Thu Jun 07
Thu Jun 14
Thu Jun 21
Icon of the event Puppet Show: Munsch Fest
Tue Jul 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:40 pm
Location: High Park

Munsch away with us! Enjoy a hilarious rendition of the Robert Munsch classic ...

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 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 individualised sessions with volunteers. Space is limited, please re...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 23
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 06
Wed Jun 13
Wed Jun 20
Icon of the event Puppet Show - Tailypo
Thu May 31, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Parliament Street

Join us at Parliament Street Library for the classic tale of Tailypo! An old man and his dogs take something from a strange creature out in the deep woods...and the critter comes to take it back!...

Icon of the event Stroll & Stories in High Park
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Join our Roncesvalles stroller caravan to enjoy a summer stroll with fellow parents & caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 09
Mon Jul 16
Mon Jul 23
Mon Jul 30
Icon of the event Puppet Show: Strega Nona
Tue Jul 03, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:40 pm
Location: High Park

Come and see the much loved Toronto Public Library puppet show, ...

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