Reading Programs & Storytimes

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Join us for Sunday afternoon story time and activities such as crafts, LEGO, Snap Circuits and more.


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Jan 20
Sun Jan 27
5:00 pm - 5:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Do you need a little more time to unwind and relax before bedtime? Come and enjoy our Stories and Crafts Before Bedtime. This 45 minute story-time session includes bedtime themed stories, songs, rhymes and crafts for children...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 15
Fri Mar 22
Fri Mar 29
Fri Apr 05
Fri Apr 12
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. Drop in program.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 25
Fri Feb 01
Fri Feb 08
Fri Jan 18, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Location: Northern District

Please join us as we celebrate Family Literacy Month with stories, rhymes, songs, and reading activities for the whole family, including your stuffed toy! Adventurous toys can be left overnight at the library for a sleepover ...

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 @ 5:0...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 21
Mon Jan 28
Mon Feb 04
Mon Feb 11
Mon Feb 18
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us for Saturday Family Time. Enjoy songs, stories, rhymes and bounces for children ages 0-5. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 02
Sat Feb 09
Sat Feb 16
Sat Feb 23
Sat Mar 02
Fri Feb 22, 2019 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Jones

Join us for songs and stories!

10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Stories, songs and finger plays for children (18 months-3 years) and their caregivers. Families are invited to Stay and Play from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Drop in; no registration needed. Program held in the Main Floor Meeting Room.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 22
Tue Jan 29
Tue Feb 05
Tue Feb 12
Tue Feb 19
Sat Jan 19, 2019 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for a special edition Family Literacy Month story time! The theme is going to the grocery store. Stories, felt boards, songs and puppets will take us through a food filled story time. Afterwards join us for a trip t...

10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. Drop in program. *cancelled on Good Friday (April 19)...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 05
Fri Apr 12
Fri Apr 19
Fri Apr 26
Fri May 03

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