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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Strega Nona
Tue Jul 03, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:40 pm
Location: High Park

Come and see the much loved Toronto Public Library puppet show, ...

Icon of the event Stroll & Stories in High Park
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Join our Roncesvalles stroller caravan to enjoy a summer stroll with fellow parents & caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 09
Mon Jul 16
Mon Jul 23
Mon Jul 30
Icon of the event Puppet Show: Munsch Fest
Tue Jul 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:40 pm
Location: High Park

Munsch away with us! Enjoy a hilarious rendition of the Robert Munsch classic ...

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 12
Thu Jul 19
Thu Jul 26
Thu Aug 02
Thu Aug 09
Icon of the event Drag Queen Storytime
Sat Jul 21, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Join us for a special storytime with Drag Performance Artist Jezebel Bardot! ...

Icon of the event Baby Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for an interactive early literacy course. Sessions include stories, rhymes, tickles, bounces and much more. For parents/caregivers and babies from birth to 18 months.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 10
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
Icon of the event Paws 4 Reading
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Drop in and read to Percy the therapy dog a story. All children welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 23
Icon of the event Family Time (0-5 years)
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Bring the whole family for stories, songs and finger plays.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 04
Wed Jul 11
Wed Jul 18
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
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 Leading to Reading
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Is your child between Grades 1 and 6? Does your child need extra help to improve their reading skills? If so, then please join us for free hourly one on one individualised sessions with volunteers. Space is limited, please re...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 20

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