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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Toddler Time and Play
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 16
Thu Sep 13
Thu Sep 20
Thu Sep 27
Icon of the event Saturday Story Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Join us for songs and stories. Start your weekend off right!


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Icon of the event Family Time
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 Aug 18
Sat Aug 25
Sat Sep 01
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Icon of the event Drag Queen Storytime
Fri Aug 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for a special storytime with special guest drag performer Baby Bel Bel!...

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

Songs, stories, and tickling rhymes for children ages 19 months and up and their caregivers. Registration not required. Please call 416-393-7706 for details.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 17
Fri Aug 24
Fri Aug 31
Fri Sep 07
Fri Sep 14
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Rexdale

Come and join us for songs, finger plays, story time and shaker time with your little one every Tuesday morning. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 11
Tue Sep 18
Tue Sep 25
Tue Oct 02
Tue Oct 09
Icon of the event Paws 4 Stories
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Runnymede

Take turns reading stories to Troy, a certified Paws Therapy golden retriever, alongside his handler Shelli. For ages 5 and up.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 15
Wed Aug 22
Wed Aug 29
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their caregivers. Registration not required. Please call 416-393-7706 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 20
Mon Aug 27
Mon Sep 10
Mon Sep 17
Mon Sep 24
Icon of the event Wild, Wordy Wednesdays
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Come on down to the Parliament Street Library for TD Summer Reading Club programs every Wednesday at 2pm. Each week we will host a themed activity, craft or experiment centered around exciting Summer Reading Club recommended ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 15
Wed Aug 22
Wed Aug 29
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Join us for songs and stories for your little ones. Aimed at toddlers but bring the whole family! Large groups must call to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 14
Fri Sep 21
Fri Sep 28
Fri Oct 05
Fri Oct 12

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