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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:45 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 20
Icon of the event Wacky Wednesdays
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Stories, activities, crafts, and fun for ages 2 1/2 to 5 yrs. Pick up a ticket at the desk half an hour before the program starts.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 04
Wed Jul 11
Wed Jul 18
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
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 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 Book Buddies
10:00 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Preschoolers & kindergarteners 3-5 years of age experience stories in many different ways and have fun reading and creating crafts. Register @ 416-394-2424, ext 225. Presented by Yorktown Child & Family Centre.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 25
Mon Jul 09
Mon Jul 16
Mon Jul 23
Mon Jul 30
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 21
Mon May 28
Mon Jun 04
Mon Jun 11
Mon Jun 18
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 21
Mon May 28
Mon Jun 04
Mon Jun 11
Mon Jun 18
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 18 months with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 10
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
Tue Aug 07
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, puppets, and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot (in person or by telephone) Mar. 19-31. Draw will ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 22
Icon of the event Baby Time Drop In
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Join us for stories, music, puppets, and tickling and bouncing rhymes. For babies aged 0-17 months.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 05
Thu Jul 19