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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading To Reading (LTR)
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

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 Mondays at 5:...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 25
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us at Palmerston Branch for our weekly family time every Friday at 10:30 am. We have stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents and caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 29
Fri Jul 06
Fri Jul 13
Fri Jul 20
Fri Jul 27
Icon of the event Saturday Story Time
Sat Aug 25, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for stories!

Icon of the event Baby Time Drop In
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Join us for stories, music, puppets, and tickling and bouncing rhymes. For babies aged 0-17 months.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 05
Thu Jul 19
Icon of the event Saturday Story Time
Sat Jun 30, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for story time!

Icon of the event Wacky Wednesday - Magic Circle
Wed Jul 25, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Locke

Circle stories, fun and games for ages 2 1/2 to 5 yrs. Pick up a ticket at the desk 1/2 an hour before the program starts. Daycares, day camps and groups must phone in advance to book space. 416-393-7730

Icon of the event Wacky Wednesday - Bugaboo
Wed Aug 08, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Locke

Stories and craft exploring the small yet fascinating world of insects. For ages 2 1/2 to 5 yrs. Pick up a ticket at the desk 1/2 an hour before the program starts. Daycares, day camps and groups must phone in advance to book...

Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

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


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 15
Sat Oct 13
Icon of the event Summer Wonder Kick-off
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Jones

Join us for our Summer Wonder and TD Summer Reading Club Kick off event. Sing camp songs with us!

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

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