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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

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 Tuesday and S...


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

Stories, songs and rhymes for Toddlers 18 to 36 months and their parents or caregivers. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 26
Thu May 03
Thu May 10
Thu May 17
Thu May 24
Icon of the event Friday Afternoon Family Time
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

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


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 20
Fri Apr 27
Fri May 04
Fri May 11
Fri May 18
Icon of the event Family Time
11:00 am - 11:35 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pleasant View

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 May 12
Sat May 19
Sat May 26
Sat Jun 02
Sat Jun 09
Icon of the event Passionate about...the Planet
Sat Jul 21, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Location: Runnymede

Unleash your passions with our feature title. Listen to ...

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
9:30 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pleasant View

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 Saturday morn...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 09
Sat Jun 16
Sat Jun 23
Sat Jun 30
Sat Jul 07
Icon of the event Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: College/Shaw

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes for babies and children ages 0 -5 years old with their parents/caregivers...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 04
Wed Jul 11
Wed Jul 18
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for Saturday Family Time. Enjoy songs, stories, rhymes and bounces for children ages 0-5. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 21
Sat Apr 28
Sat May 05
Sat May 12
Sat May 19
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Riverdale

Stories, songs, fingerplays, bouncing, and tickling rhymes for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. No Registration required. Call Riverdale Branch at 416-393-7720 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 27
Fri May 04
Fri May 11
Icon of the event Drag Queen Storytime
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Join us for a special story time filled with stories and songs presented by a Drag Queen to celebrate Pride month.

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