Reading Programs & Storytimes

Sat Dec 15, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for Saturday Stories and songs!

10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Bring the whole family for stories, songs and finger plays.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 21
Wed Nov 28
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 Nov 17
Sat Nov 24
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:
Tue Nov 20
Tue Nov 27
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Leading to Reading is a free program for children Grades 1-6 in need of extra support in reading and writing. Children are matched with a volunteer, who will work with them one-on-one for one hour every week on Thursday eveni...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 10
Thu Jan 17
Thu Jan 24
Thu Jan 31
Thu Feb 07
Sat Nov 17, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for stories and songs.

Tue Dec 18, 2018 | 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Location: Northern District

Join Karen Gray for a holiday season celebration with popular songs and upbeat festive music!...

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

UPDATE: this program will be cancelled from mid-November for approximately 2 months due to branch renovations. Similar programs are offered at the following branches:...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 20
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us every Tuesday evening for an interactive program of Spanish and English stories, songs, and fun activities, for children 0-5 years old.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 20
Tue Nov 27
Tue Dec 04
Tue Dec 11
Tue Dec 18
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bendale

This four week 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, to sign ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 16
Fri Nov 23

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