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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Saturday Story Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Join us for songs and stories. Start your weekend off right!


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Icon of the event Babytime Stay & Play
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Stories, songs and rhymes for babies, birth to 18 months and their parents or caregivers. Babytime runs from 10-10:30am, with playtime and socializing from 10:30-11:30am. Drop in. Registration not required.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 10
Mon Sep 17
Mon Sep 24
Mon Oct 01
Mon Oct 15
Icon of the event Family Time
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 Aug 18
Sat Aug 25
Sat Sep 01
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Icon of the event Christmas and Winter Tales
Sat Dec 08, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Maryvale

Join us for some children's stories celebrating this festive season. Drop in.

Icon of the event Shakin'the Chute
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

It's parachute time, come and play with us! Drop in. Registration not required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 12
Wed Sep 19
Wed Sep 26
Wed Oct 03
Wed Oct 10
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, puppets, and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot (in person or by telephone) Sept. 24 - Oct. 6. Dra...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 16
Tue Oct 23
Tue Oct 30
Tue Nov 06
Tue Nov 13
Icon of the event Wacky Wednesday - Animal Antics
Wed Aug 29, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Locke

Stories, craft and fun for ages 2 1/2 to 5 yrs. Pick up a ticket at the desk 1/2 an hour before the program starts. Daycares, day camps and groups must phone in advance to book space. 416-393-7730

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Stories, songs and rhymes for toddlers 19 to 36 months and their parents or caregivers. Toddler Time runs from 10-10:25am, with fine motor skill structured play from 10:25-10:45am. Drop in. Registration not required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 14
Fri Sep 21
Fri Sep 28
Fri Oct 05
Fri Oct 12
Icon of the event Baby Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, puppets, and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot (in person or by telephone) Sept. 24 - Oct. 6. Dr...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 23
Tue Oct 30
Tue Nov 06
Tue Nov 13
Tue Nov 20
Icon of the event Outdoor Family Time
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Enjoy the warm summer weather along with some stories and songs ? a perfect way to spend a lazy Sunday afternoon. All ages.


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Aug 19
Sun Aug 26

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