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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Saturday Story Time
Sat Aug 04, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for stories!

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 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 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 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 Drag Queen Storytime
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Join us for a special story time filled with stories and songs presented by a Drag Queen to celebrate Pride month.

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 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 Indigenous Storytelling with Maya-waasige
Sat Sep 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Join indigenous storyteller Maya-waasige (John Keeshig) as he shares traditional Ojibwe, Boodawaadomi and Anishnaabe tales. Ages 6+.

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

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents and caregivers. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 07
Fri Sep 14
Fri Sep 21
Fri Sep 28
Fri Oct 05

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