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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.

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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Yorkville

Songs, stories and rhymes for children 19 months to 5 years with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 19
Thu Sep 20
Wed Sep 26
Thu Sep 27
Wed Oct 03
Icon of the event Baby Time
11:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Yorkville

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, stories and songs for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 19
Thu Sep 20
Wed Sep 26
Thu Sep 27
Wed Oct 03
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Stories, songs, and rhymes for children from birth to age 5 with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 01
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Sat Sep 22
Sat Sep 29
Icon of the event Music and Movement
Thu Sep 27, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Combines songs, rhymes, dance, and stretching activities to get children on their feet and moving. Children will develop motor skills, learn to identify patterns, and explore their creativity. ...

Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

This 30 minute program consists of bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. There is a limit of fifteen babies.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 12
Wed Sep 19
Wed Sep 26
Wed Oct 03
Wed Oct 10
Icon of the event Monster Time
Tue Oct 30, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

To celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, dress up in your favourite costume and get your monster on with some spooky stories and songs. Build your own mini-version of Dr. Frankenstein's Monster.

Icon of the event Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Don Mills' popular storytime program continues all summer long on Tuesdays mornings - get ready for summertime themed stories, songs, rhymes and fun! For children 5 years and under with their parents/ caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 21
Tue Aug 28
Icon of the event STEM Storytime (Ages 3 and up)
Wed Sep 19, 2018 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Northern District

Join us for special STEM Storytime during Science Literacy Week! It's never too early to start having fun with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math! With a parent or caregiver, children from ages 3 and up are invited to ...