Reading Programs & Storytimes

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
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Join us for songs, stories and rhymes! Stay after the program for stay and play. Parent Participation required. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 17
Thu Jan 24
Thu Jan 31
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
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: McGregor Park

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


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 19
Sat Jan 26
Sat Feb 02
Sat Feb 09
Sat Feb 16
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Listen to storybooks, sing along with favourite songs and make a craft to take home! Drop in every Saturday morning, rain or shine. All children accompanied by parents and caregivers are welcome, no registration required. For...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 19
Sat Jan 26
Sat Feb 02
Sat Feb 09
Sat Feb 16
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...

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 20
Sun Jan 27
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Age-appropriate story time sessions for children aged 19 to 36 months. Songs, rhymes and stories that help build early literacy skills and encourage a lifelong love of reading. This program will develop your child's reading r...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 21
Tue Jan 22
Mon Jan 28
Tue Jan 29
Mon Feb 04
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Come join us for bouncing songs, stories and rhymes! Parent and caregiver participation required. Ages 0 -18 months. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 22
Tue Jan 29
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Stories, songs and simple crafts for toddlers 19 to 35 months old, accompanied by parents or caregivers. Registration begins Saturday, January 5, 2019. To register, please call the branch at 416-395-5750 or visit the second f...


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

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