Reading Programs & Storytimes

10:30 am - 11:00 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. No registration required. Drop in to the program room upstairs.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 01
Fri Mar 08
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

This is a free half hour program that will include stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. This program will encourage a lifelong love of reading, build reading readin...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 23
Wed Jan 30
Wed Feb 06
Wed Feb 13
Wed Feb 20
Wed Jan 23, 2019 | 10:00 am - 10:25 am
Location: Port Union

Register and attend the first program on the same day! In person registration begins at 10 am. Toddler Time is a free half hour program and it will be held for six weeks, from Wed. Jan. 23 - Feb. 27, from 10:30-11:00 a.m. It ...

10:30 am - 11:00 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. No registration required. Drop in to the program room upstairs.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 04
Fri Jan 11
Fri Jan 18
Fri Jan 25
Fri Feb 01
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

A program for parents and caregivers with children birth - 6 years. The program will provide the opportunity to socialize and learn in an early learning environment. Painting, cut and paste, markers and crayons, play dough, b...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 02
Fri Jan 04
Wed Jan 09
Fri Jan 11
Wed Jan 16
Sat Dec 15, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Come join us for a special Family time program to celebrate Christmas and Winter with festive stories, rhymes and songs.

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 Nov 27
Tue Dec 18
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

UPDATE: this program will be cancelled from mid-November for approximately 2 months due to branch renovations. Similar programs are offered at the following branches: ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 19
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 @ 5:0...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 19
Mon Nov 26
Mon Dec 03
Mon Dec 10
Mon Dec 17
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Riverdale

Stories, songs, rhymes and more for children 5 & under, with their parents/caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 17
Sat Nov 24
Sat Dec 01
Sat Dec 08
Sat Dec 15

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