Reading Programs & Storytimes

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Join us for Sunday afternoon story time and activities such as crafts, LEGO, Snap Circuits and more.


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Jan 20
Sun Jan 27
5:00 pm - 5:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Do you need a little more time to unwind and relax before bedtime? Come and enjoy our Stories and Crafts Before Bedtime. This 45 minute story-time session includes bedtime themed stories, songs, rhymes and crafts for children...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 15
Fri Mar 22
Fri Mar 29
Fri Apr 05
Fri Apr 12
Fri Jan 18, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Location: Northern District

Please join us as we celebrate Family Literacy Month with stories, rhymes, songs, and reading activities for the whole family, including your stuffed toy! Adventurous toys can be left overnight at the library for a sleepover ...

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

Age-appropriate story time sessions for children aged 19 to 36 months. Songs, rhymes and stories that help build early literacy skills and encourage a lifelong love of reading. This program will develop your child's reading r...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 21
Tue Jan 22
Mon Jan 28
Tue Jan 29
Mon Feb 04
Fri Feb 22, 2019 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Jones

Join us for songs and stories!

10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Celebrate Family Literacy Month with us every Saturday in January, 10:30-11:00am. Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes with a small literacy based activity or craft afterwards. Bring the whole family for some fun. Drop in, recomme...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 19
Sat Jan 26
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 Jan 22
Tue Jan 29
Tue Feb 05
Tue Feb 12
Tue Feb 19
Sat Jan 19, 2019 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for a special edition Family Literacy Month story time! The theme is going to the grocery store. Stories, felt boards, songs and puppets will take us through a food filled story time. Afterwards join us for a trip t...

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

Come join us for bouncing songs, stories and rhymes! Parent and caregiver participation required. Ages 0 -18 months. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 22
Tue Jan 29
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Every Saturday (except during special seasonal programming), 10:30-11:30am. Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes with a small activity afterwards. Bring the whole family for some fun. Drop in, recommended for children ages 0-5 yea...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 19
Sat Jan 26

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