Reading Programs & Storytimes

10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Queen/Saulter

Join us on Saturdays for stories, songs and fingerplays for children and their parents and caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 01
Sat Dec 15
Sat Dec 29
Thu Nov 29, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Parliament Street

For November's puppet show the Parliament Street Library presents: The Name of the Tree, a Bantu tale. When the other animals fail at the task, the slow but wise turtle finds a way to obtain the bountiful fruits of a magic tr...

10:45 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Alderwood

Stories, songs, rhymes for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 31
Thu Feb 07
Thu Feb 14
Thu Feb 21
Thu Feb 28
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 Nov 24
9:30 am - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

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 Saturdays dur...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 24
Sat Dec 01
Sat Dec 08
Sat Dec 15
Sat Dec 22
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and a fun craft to follow! For children with their parents or caregivers. Ages 3 and up. Drop-in only.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 21
Wed Nov 28
Wed Dec 05
Wed Dec 12
Wed Dec 19
10:30 am - 11:10 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: St. Lawrence

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 21
Wed Nov 28
Wed Dec 05
Wed Dec 12
11:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fort York

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies and their caregivers. Drop in, no registration required. If you have any questions, please call the branch at 416-393-6240.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 20
Tue Nov 27
Tue Dec 11
Tue Dec 18
Tue Jan 08
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Queen/Saulter

Join us on Wednesdays for stories, songs and fingerplays for children and their parents and caregivers from 10:30AM-11:00AM.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 02
Wed Jan 09
Wed Jan 16
Wed Jan 23
Wed Jan 30
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

This is a free half hour program that will include stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. This program will encourage a lifelong love of reading, build reading readin...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 23
Wed Jan 30
Wed Feb 06
Wed Feb 13
Wed Feb 20

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