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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Toddler Time
11:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Songs, stories and rhymes for children aged 19 months to 5 years with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 15
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 Aug 17
Fri Aug 24
Fri Aug 31
Fri Sep 07
Fri Sep 14
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 12 months. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 10
Mon Sep 17
Mon Sep 24
Mon Oct 01
Mon Oct 08
Icon of the event Family Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes for the entire family! For children with their parents or caregivers. All ages. Drop-in only.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 22
Icon of the event Family Storytime & Craft
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and a fun craft to follow! For children with their parents or caregivers. All ages. Drop-in only.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 12
Wed Sep 19
Wed Sep 26
Wed Oct 03
Wed Oct 10
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

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. Children must fi...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 24
Icon of the event Pyjama Storytime
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in only.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 25
Tue Oct 30
Tue Nov 27
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, finger plays and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 07
Fri Sep 14
Fri Sep 21
Fri Sep 28
Fri Oct 05
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 Aug 21
Icon of the event Baby Time
11:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, and stories for babies birth to 9 months with a parent or caregiver.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 16
Tue Oct 23
Tue Oct 30
Tue Nov 06
Tue Nov 13