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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 Passionate about Music
Sat Jul 07, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Location: Runnymede

Unleash your passions with our feature title. Listen to ...

Icon of the event Passionate about the Planet
Sat Jul 21, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Location: Runnymede

Unleash your passions with our feature title. Listen to ...

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 19 - 36 months and their caregivers. Drop in program, for more information visit or call the branch at 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 23
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 06
Wed Jun 13
Wed Jun 20
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 Book Buddies
10:00 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Preschoolers & kindergarteners 3-5 years of age experience stories in many different ways and have fun reading and creating crafts. Register @ 416-394-2424, ext 225. Presented by Yorktown Child & Family Centre.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 25
Mon Jul 09
Mon Jul 16
Mon Jul 23
Mon Jul 30
Icon of the event Rainbow Family Story Time
Sat Jun 16, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

Join us during the Inside Out festival in Bloor West Village for a Pride themed Family Time on the parkette behind the library (weather permitting)! This event is B.Y.O. blanket. In the event of rain, we will gather in the pr...

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 Jul 03
Tue Jul 10
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Rexdale

Come and join us for songs, finger plays, story time and shaker time with your little one every Tuesday morning. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 22
Tue May 29
Tue Jun 05
Tue Jun 12
Tue Jun 19
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!...