Reading Programs & Storytimes

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

Stories, bounces, tickles and songs for babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy Stay and Play from 10:30-11:30 a.m. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 22
Thu Nov 29
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 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

Stories, songs and finger plays for children (18 months-3 years) and their caregivers. Families are invited to Stay and Play from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Drop in; no registration needed. Program held in the Main Floor Meeting Room.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 20
Tue Nov 27
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm 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:
Mon Nov 19
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
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Stories, songs and rhymes for children 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Family Time runs from 10:30-11:00 AM, followed by Stay and Play from 11:00-11:30 AM.


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

Stories, songs and rhymes for babies and toddlers from birth to 36 months with their parents or caregivers. Storytime runs from 10:30-11:00 AM, followed by Stay and Play from 11:00-11:30 AM.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 23
Fri Nov 30
Fri Dec 07
Fri Dec 14
Fri Dec 21
10:00 am - 10:30 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:
Fri Nov 23

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