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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:45 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 20
Icon of the event Family Time
11:15 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Join us every Saturday for stories, songs and rhymes for children age 5 and under with their parents/caregivers. Drop-in program.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 26
Sat Jun 02
Sat Jun 09
Sat Jun 16
Sat Jun 23
Icon of the event Get Your Summer Read On Day!  Magic with WONDERPHIL!
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Annette Street

Join us while we kick off the 2018 TD Summer Reading Club! Join the club, and take part in exciting activities all summer long! Come for a special magic show with WonderPhil at 1:30, then stay to sign up for the TD Summer Re...

Icon of the event Drag Queen Story Time
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

In celebration of PRIDE, this special story time will feature Drag Performance Artists Fay Slift & Fluffy Soufflé!...

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 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 Wednesdays
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Stories, activities, crafts, and fun for ages 2 1/2 to 5 yrs. Pick up a ticket at the desk half an hour before the program starts.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 04
Wed Jul 11
Wed Jul 18
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
Icon of the event Downsview Kids Book Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

If you are between the ages of 8 to 10 and love to read come join the Downsview Kids Book Club! Read fun books, play games and win cool prizes! Registration and library card required. Registration is on-going and the next boo...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 30
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

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


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 26
Sat Jun 02
Sat Jun 09
Sat Jun 16
Sat Jun 23
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, ...

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