Reading Programs & Storytimes

10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 23
Fri Nov 30
Fri Dec 07
Fri Dec 14
Fri Dec 21
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Join us at Parkdale Branch for our weekly family time every Saturday at 10:30 am. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 24
Sat Dec 01
Sat Dec 08
Sat Dec 15
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Children with reading difficulties receive help for one hour a week with a volunteer. Registration is required, space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 07
Sat Mar 09
Thu Mar 14
Sat Dec 08, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Jones

Join us for Holiday songs and stories followed by some fun crafts. Bring the whole family. Get cozy at the Jones hearth.

Sat Dec 15, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for Saturday Stories and songs!

10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bendale

This four week program will introduce families to sign language. Sign language can reduce frustration, heighten verbal growth and strengthen communication skills. Families will come together in a large group setting, to sign ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 23
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:
Tue Nov 20
Tue Nov 27
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Songs, stories and rhymes for the whole family followed by a craft. Ages 0-6 and their parents or caregivers. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 24
Sat Dec 01
Sat Dec 08
Sat Dec 15
Sat Dec 22
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us for an evening full of stories, songs, and rhymes. Bring your singing voices and laugh out loud as we share our storytime favourites. Fun for the whole family!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 21
Wed Nov 28
Wed Dec 05
Wed Dec 12
Wed Dec 19
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

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 Thursday eveni...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 10
Thu Jan 17
Thu Jan 24
Thu Jan 31
Thu Feb 07

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