Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 Feb 05
Tue Feb 12
Tue Feb 19
Tue Feb 26
Tue Mar 05
Sat Mar 02, 2019 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Beaches

As part of the 2019 Toronto Storytelling Festival, join us for some fun and mesmerizing tales brought to you by new and familiar storytellers. Allow yourself to be visually transported away to other lands and other times. T...

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 17
Thu Jan 24
Thu Jan 31
Thu Feb 07
Thu Feb 14
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...

10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Black Creek

Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes with a small craft afterwards. Bring the whole family for some fun!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 18
Fri Jan 25
Fri Feb 01
Fri Feb 08
Fri Feb 15
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Come and join us for songs, rhymes, and stories for children, parents and caregivers to enjoy! No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 18
Fri Jan 25
Fri Feb 01
Fri Feb 08
Fri Feb 15
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: Parliament Street

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 Apr 06
Sat Apr 13
Sat Apr 20
Sat Apr 27
Sat May 04
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) Jan. 7 - Jan. 19. Draw...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 29
Tue Feb 05
Tue Feb 12
Tue Feb 19
Tue Feb 26
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Rexdale

Come and join us for songs, finger plays, story time and shaker time with your little one every Tuesday morning. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 22
Tue Jan 29
Tue Feb 05
Tue Feb 12
Tue Feb 19