Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Saturday Story Time
Sat Nov 17, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for stories and songs.

Icon of the event Sweet Signs
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bendale

This four week drop-in program will introduce families to sign language. Sign language can reduce frustration, heighten verbal growth and strengthen communication skills. Families will come together in a large group setting, ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 02
Fri Nov 09
Fri Nov 16
Fri Nov 23
Icon of the event Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

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


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 31
Wed Nov 07
Wed Nov 14
Wed Nov 21
Wed Nov 28
Icon of the event Halloween Party
Sat Oct 27, 2018 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Have a SPOOKtacular good time! Enjoy the wide variety of Halloween programs for children, teens, adults, and families taking place at the Barbara Frum Library.

Icon of the event Drag Queen Frankenstein Storytime
Sat Oct 27, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join drag queen Lucinda Miu for spooky stories, lipsync numbers and tons of Frankenstein fun all to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the famous green monster. Then, kids will have an opportunity to take photos with our fabu...

Icon of the event Spooky Saturday Story time
Sat Oct 27, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for spooky songs and stories. Feel free to wear your costumes to this Hallowe'en story time!

Icon of the event Storytelling with Baby
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Learn the art of telling the story of your baby's life! Discover stories and songs to share together. For parents or caregivers accompanied by babies up to 18 months old. Registration begins Saturday, October 6. To register, ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 26
Fri Nov 02
Fri Nov 09
Fri Nov 16
Fri Nov 23
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Stories, songs and bouncing and tickling rhymes for babies up to 18 months old, accompanied by parents or caregivers. Registration begins Saturday, October 6. To register, please call the branch at 416-395-5750 or visit the s...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 26
Fri Nov 02
Fri Nov 09
Fri Nov 16
Fri Nov 23
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers.


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

Stories, songs and simple crafts for toddlers 19 to 35 months old, accompanied by parents or caregivers. Registration begins Saturday, October 6. To register, please call the branch at 416-395-5750 or visit the second floor i...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 22
Mon Oct 29
Mon Nov 05
Mon Nov 12
Mon Nov 19