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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maryvale

A half hour of stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes for children from birth to age 5. Limited to 20 children with parents/caregivers. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 23
Icon of the event Saturday Story Time
Sat Aug 04, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for stories!

Icon of the event Passionate about Music
Sat Jul 07, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Location: Runnymede

Unleash your passions with our feature title. Listen to ...

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 19 - 36 months and their caregivers. Drop in program, for more information visit or call the branch at 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 06
Wed Jun 13
Wed Jun 20
Icon of the event Unicorn Drag Queen Storytime
Sat Jun 16, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Don Mills

In celebration of PRIDE Month, join drag queen Juice Boxx in an hour of stories about all kinds of families, self-expression and unicorns! Kids will have an opportunity to take photos with our fabulous drag queen guest and ma...

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 Jun 02
Sat Jun 09
Sat Jun 16
Sat Jun 23
Sat Jun 30
Icon of the event Rainbow Family Story Time
Sat Jun 16, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

Join us during the Inside Out festival in Bloor West Village for a Pride themed Family Time on the parkette behind the library (weather permitting)! This event is B.Y.O. blanket. In the event of rain, we will gather in the pr...

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6:45 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 20
Icon of the event Wacky Wednesdays
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Stories, activities, crafts, and fun for ages 2 1/2 to 5 yrs. Pick up a ticket at the desk half an hour before the program starts.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 04
Wed Jul 11
Wed Jul 18
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Kick-off
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Jones

Join us for our TD Summer Reading Club Kick off event. Sing camp songs with us!

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