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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Is your child between Grades 1 and 6? Does your child need extra help to improve their reading skills? If so, then please join us for free hourly one on one individualised sessions with volunteers. Space is limited, please re...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 06
Wed Jun 13
Wed Jun 20
Icon of the event Baby Lap Time
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Learn new songs, rhymes and finger plays; and foster bonding with your baby! For Parents and their Babies up to 14 months. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 28
Mon Jun 04
Mon Jun 11
Mon Jun 18
Icon of the event Tell Us About Your Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Come to the library and talk about what you've been reading this summer. Suitable for children of all ages. Parents and caregivers welcome. Call 416-396-3865 for more details.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 03
Tue Jul 10
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Fun!
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join us for TD Summer Reading Club Fun! Stories, crafts, and other activities based on this year's TD Summer Reading Club theme.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 06
Fri Aug 03
Fri Aug 10
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 May 28
Mon Jun 04
Mon Jun 11
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 May 25
Fri Jun 01
Fri Jun 08
Fri Jun 15
Fri Jun 22
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 May 28
Mon Jun 04
Mon Jun 11
Mon Jun 18
Mon Jun 25
Icon of the event Dads & Babies (Birth-18 Months)
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Attention Dads, Grandads, and Uncles! Please join us for a story time program with books, rhymes and songs. Please register in person or by calling 416-395-5440. Main Floor, Story Room.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 26
Sat Jun 09
Sat Jun 23
Icon of the event Family Story Time in English/Italian
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us for an interactive Italian and English Story Time. Learn a few words in a new language and bring Nonna and Nonno, too!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 16
Icon of the event Summer Storytime at Ferrand Drive Park
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

Come join us from Flemingdon Park Library for stories, songs and rhymes on Thursdays!! For children with parents and/or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 05
Thu Jul 12
Thu Jul 19
Thu Jul 26
Thu Aug 02