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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Strega Nona
Tue Jul 03, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:40 pm
Location: High Park

Come and see the much loved Toronto Public Library puppet show, Strega Nona. Based upon the classic Tomie DePaola picture book of the same name, this hilarious romp through southern Italy will sure to delight audiences of all...

Icon of the event Shake, Shimmy, and Boogie
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Wychwood

A music and movement program combining songs, rhymes, dance, and stretching activities to get children on their feet and moving. Children will develop motor skills, learn to identify patterns, and explore their creativity. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 24
Tue May 01
Tue May 08
Tue May 15
Tue May 22
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Stories, rhymes, finger plays, and action songs for toddlers ages 19 months to 3 years and their parents or caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 25
Icon of the event Bilingual French & English Storytime
Sat Apr 28, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Wychwood

Join us for a bilingual French/English storytime filled with stories, songs, and rhymes. For children ages 0 to 6.

Icon of the event Thursday Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Wychwood

Join us for Thursday Family Time! Enjoy songs, stories, and rhymes for children ages 0-6. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 26
Thu May 03
Thu May 10
Thu May 17
Thu May 24
Icon of the event Stories in the Park
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Runnymede

Join us for summer stories on the grass behind the library. This event is B.Y.O. blanket. In the event of rain, we will gather in the program room.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 03
Tue Jul 10
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
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 Saturday Stories
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Elmbrook Park

Join us for stories and a craft...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 28
Sat May 05
Sat May 19
Sat May 26
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eglinton Square

Favourite stories, finger plays, songs and verse for children with parents and caregivers. For ages 3-5 years. Registration begins Monday April 16th. Call 416-396-3820 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 01
Tue May 08
Tue May 15
Tue May 22
Tue May 29
Icon of the event Earth Day Stories
Sat Apr 21, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Elmbrook Park

Stories and a craft that celebrates our beautiful world.

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.