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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for children 19 months to 5 years old, with parents or caregivers. Registration begins Aug. 1st. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 11
Tue Sep 18
Tue Sep 25
Tue Oct 02
Tue Oct 09
Icon of the event Drag Queen Storytime
Sat Jul 21, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Join us for a special storytime with Drag Performance Artist Jezebel Bardot! ...

Icon of the event STEM Storytime
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Join us for a special STEM Storytime series. Listen to stories and songs, try simple fun hands-on experiments and concepts in science, technology, engineering and math. For children ages 3-5 with a caregiver. Parents or careg...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 14
Sat Jul 21
Sat Jul 28
Sat Aug 04
Icon of the event Heure du conte / French Storytime
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Ècoutez des histoires et des chansons en Français. Enfants 5 à 10 ans. L'inscription commence le 13 juin. Espace est limité.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 13
Fri Jul 27
Fri Aug 10
Fri Aug 24
Icon of the event Creative Art
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Children will have the opportunity to create their own special craft using materials of different shapes, sizes and colors. Show & Tell is also a component of this program, in which children will have a chance to discuss thei...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 06
Fri Jul 13
Fri Jul 20
Fri Jul 27
Fri Aug 03
Icon of the event Preschool Time (2-5 Years)
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Stories, songs and rhymes for children aged 2 to 5 years with their parents or caregivers. An activity or craft will follow the storytime.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 05
Thu Jul 12
Thu Jul 19
Thu Jul 26
Thu Aug 02
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 Listen! Watch! Make!
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Listen to a fun story, watch a short film, and make an amazing craft! For children ages 3-5 years with their parents and/or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 03
Tue Jul 10
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
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 Kids' Book Club
Sat Jun 30, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Join us for an exciting meetup to discuss a chosen book. Come meet new kids, and share your thoughts on the following graphic novel: Amulet: The Stonekeeper (Book 1) by Kazu Kibuishi. Pick up a copy of the book at the library...