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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Preschool Time (2-5 Years)
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Stories, songs and rhymes for children aged 2 to 5 years with their parents or caregivers. An activity or craft will follow the storytime.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 19
Thu Jul 26
Thu Aug 02
Thu Aug 09
Thu Aug 16
Icon of the event Family Time
11:15 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

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


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Sat Sep 22
Sat Sep 29
Sat Oct 06
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us at Palmerston Branch for our weekly family time every Friday at 10:30 am. We have stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents and caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 20
Fri Jul 27
Fri Aug 03
Fri Aug 10
Fri Aug 17
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Stories, rhymes, finger plays, and action songs for toddlers ages 19 months to 3 years and their parents or caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 18
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
Wed Aug 08
Wed Aug 15
Icon of the event Stories on the Lawn - Outdoor Family Time Storytime
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes outside in the sunshine for kids 5 and under. This program takes place, weather permitting, on the lawn of the High Park Library. Rain location inside the branch. B.Y.O.B. event (bring yo...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 19
Thu Jul 26
Thu Aug 02
Thu Aug 09
Thu Aug 16
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, puppets, and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot (in person or by telephone) Sept. 24 - Oct. 6. Dra...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 16
Tue Oct 23
Tue Oct 30
Tue Nov 06
Icon of the event Wacky Wednesday - Magic Circle
Wed Jul 25, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Locke

Circle stories, fun and games for ages 2 1/2 to 5 yrs. Pick up a ticket at the desk 1/2 an hour before the program starts. Daycares, day camps and groups must phone in advance to book space. 416-393-7730

Icon of the event French Storytime
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Stories, songs and rhymes in French and English pour les enfants ages 1-5 years and their parents/caregivers. This is a bilingual program, prior knowledge of French is not required. Drop in program.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 27
Fri Aug 03
Icon of the event Wacky Wednesday - Animal Antics
Wed Aug 29, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Locke

Stories, craft and fun for ages 2 1/2 to 5 yrs. Pick up a ticket at the desk 1/2 an hour before the program starts. Daycares, day camps and groups must phone in advance to book space. 416-393-7730

Icon of the event Listen! Watch! Make!
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Listen to a fun story, watch a short film, and make an amazing craft! For children ages 3-5 years with their parents and/or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
Tue Aug 07
Tue Aug 14

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