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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Familiarize your child with letters, numbers and colors at a staff-led storytime with stories, songs, rhymes and activities. For toddlers with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 20
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 Saturday Story Time
Sat Jun 30, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for story time!

Icon of the event Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Join us upstairs for stories, songs and rhymes for children with their parents & caregivers. All are welcome, no registration required. We will be celebrating Family Literacy Day on January 27!


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 23
Sat Jun 30
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 Storytime
Sat Jul 21, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Join us for a special storytime with Drag Performance Artist Jezebel Bardot! ...

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

Stories, songs, fingerplays, bouncing, and tickling rhymes for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. No Registration required. Call Riverdale Branch at 416-393-7720 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 12
Icon of the event Family Time
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 Jun 23
Sat Jun 30
Sat Jul 07
Sat Jul 14
Sat Jul 21
Icon of the event Star Wonder! Stories and a Craft
Tue Jul 17, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Have you ever wondered about the night sky? Join us for stories about stars and a craft to take home. All ages. Drop in.

Icon of the event Saturday Story time
Sat Jul 28, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for Saturday Story time.

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