Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 08
Tue Jan 15
Tue Jan 22
Tue Jan 29
Tue Feb 05
Fri Dec 28, 2018 | 10:30 am - 10:30 am
Location: Jones

Brighten your holidays with some Family Time stories. Bring the whole family. Get cozy at the Jones hearth! ...

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Runnymede

Take turns reading stories to certified Paws Therapy dogs, alongside their handlers. For ages 5 and up.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 08
Tue Jan 15
Tue Jan 29
Tue Feb 05
Tue Feb 12
Sat Jan 19, 2019 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for a special edition Family Literacy Month story time! Includes a grocery store activity. No registration necessary.

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 Jan 09
Wed Jan 16
Wed Jan 23
Wed Jan 30
Wed Feb 06
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 06
Sun Jan 13
Sun Jan 20
Sun Jan 27
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents and caregivers. No registration required. Drop-in. For more information please call 416-393-7680


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 09
Wed Jan 16
Wed Jan 23
Wed Jan 30
Wed Feb 06
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:
Mon Jan 07
Mon Jan 14
Mon Jan 21
Mon Jan 28
Mon Feb 04
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 - 11:30 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 05
Sat Jan 12
Sat Jan 19
Sat Jan 26

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