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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Story Time in the Park
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Come join us at R.V. Burgess Park for a fun outdoor story time. For more information, please call 416-396-3865...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 27
Fri Aug 03
Fri Aug 10
Fri Aug 17
Icon of the event Baby Time
Tue Sep 25, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: High Park

Introduce your child to sounds and actions at a staff-led storytime with bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories. For babies with their parents or caregivers.

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

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


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Sat Sep 22
Sat Sep 29
Sat Oct 06
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 Sunday Family Time
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join our Family Time, taking place on Sundays, and enjoy stories, songs and rhymes! For children up to 5 years of age.


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Jul 29
Sun Aug 12
Sun Aug 19
Sun Aug 26
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 23
Mon Jul 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 Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
Tue Aug 07
Tue Aug 14
Tue Aug 21
Icon of the event Stories on the Lawn - Outdoor Family Time Storytime
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes outside in the sunshine for kids 5 and under. This program takes place, weather permitting, on the lawn of the High Park Library. Rain location inside the branch. B.Y.O.B. event (bring yo...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 26
Thu Aug 02
Thu Aug 09
Thu Aug 16
Icon of the event Paws 4 Stories
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Take turns reading stories to Benji, a certified Paws Therapy dog, alongside his handler Arron. All children are welcome. This is a drop in program in the children's department, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
Wed Aug 08
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 Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
Wed Aug 08
Wed Aug 15
Wed Aug 22

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