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

Join us for Saturday Story time.

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 Aug 04, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for stories!

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

Come join us this summer for bouncing songs, stories and rhymes! Ages 0-18 months. Parent or caregiver participation required. Drop In.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 03
Tue Jul 10
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
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 (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
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.

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