Reading Programs & Storytimes

10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Familiarize your child with letters, numbers and colors at a staff-led storytime with stories, songs and rhymes! For toddlers 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 24
Thu Jan 31
Thu Feb 07
Thu Feb 14
Thu Feb 21
Thu Mar 14, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Japanese-style Kamishibai storytelling for ages 4 and up.

Tue Mar 12, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Have fun listening to stories and make a craft to take home! Ages 4 and up.

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
Sat Jan 26, 2019 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Elmbrook Park

Join us to celebrate Family Literacy Month with stories, songs and craft.

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

Introduce your child to sounds and actions at a staff-led storytime with bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories. For babies from birth to 18 months with their parents/caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 22
Tue Jan 29
Tue Feb 05
Tue Feb 12
Tue Feb 19
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 24
Thu Jan 31
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eglinton Square

Bouncing & tickling rhymes, songs & stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents & caregivers. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 01
Fri Feb 08
Fri Feb 15
Fri Feb 22
Fri Mar 01
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 25
Fri Feb 01
Fri Feb 08
Fri Feb 15
Fri Feb 22
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 24
Thu Jan 31
Thu Feb 07
Thu Feb 14
Thu Feb 21

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