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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Every Saturday (except during special seasonal programming), 10:30-11:00am. Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes with a small activity afterwards. Bring the whole family for some fun. Drop in, recommended for children ages 0-5 yea...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 25
Sat Sep 01
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Sat Sep 22
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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 25
Sat Sep 01
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Sat Sep 22
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

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. Children must fi...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 24
Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Storytime
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Get out of the heat, come inside and enjoy a fun friendly storytime.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 27
Icon of the event  Family Book Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Calling all reading families! Join us each month to discuss gret children's books. Conversation will be followed by a simple activity/craft. Copies of each month's book will be available at the branch. All are welcome. Drop i...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 22
Sat Oct 20
Sat Nov 17
Mon Dec 17
Icon of the event Sunday Family Time
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join our Family Time, taking place on Sundays, and enjoy stories, songs and rhymes! For children up to 5 years of age.


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Aug 26
Icon of the event Stories in the Park
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Runnymede

Join us for summer stories on the grass behind the library. This event is B.Y.O. blanket. In the event of rain, we will gather in the program room.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 21
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
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10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

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


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 24
Fri Aug 31
Icon of the event Buggy Business
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

Let's stroll! Enjoy a "power" stroll through the neighbourhood followed by a storytime with your child. Power Stroll from 10-10:30am, Storytime from 10:30-11am. Meet at the front doors at 10:00am sharp, we stroll rain or shin...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 27