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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event East End Storytellers
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Morningside

Storytelling is not just for children - adults can share and enjoy stories too! This group is open to storytellers of all levels including those just learning to share and tell stories. Story-listeners are also welcome. Share...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 21
Wed Mar 21
Wed Apr 18
Wed May 16
Icon of the event Chinese New Year - Celebrating the Year of the Dog
Sat Feb 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Celebrating the Year of the Dog at Lillian H. Smith Branch!...

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 03, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: High Park

The library's own storytellers entertain and delight audiences of all ages. This event is part of the 2018 Toronto Storytelling Festival. For more information, contact the branch.

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 03, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jane/Sheppard

The library's own storytellers entertain and delight audiences of all ages. This event is part of the 2018 Toronto Storytelling Festival. For more information, contact the branch.

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 03, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

The library's own storytellers entertain and delight audiences of all ages. This event is part of the 2018 Toronto Storytelling Festival. For more information, contact the branch.

Icon of the event Stories Without Borders: Stories of Kings and Fools
Thu Mar 22, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

International storyteller Sahand Sahebdivani brings together his Persian and Dutch cultures to tell personal and traditional stories. For more information, contact the branch.

Icon of the event Stories Without Borders: Stories for Social Justice
Thu Mar 22, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Annette Street

Professional storyteller Jaimie Oliviero will tell stories with the theme Stories for Social Justice. Jaimie is a Winnipeg-based children's author, storyteller, and peace activist. He has performed in festivals around the wor...

Icon of the event Stories Without Borders: Gramma Susie and Cash Creek Charlie
Thu Mar 22, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: St. James Town

Sharon Shorty and Duane Gastant'Aucoin are the Yukon's most famous Indigenous comedy duo. Performing as Elders "Gramma Susie" and "Cash Creek Charlie", they spin hilarious yarns about the olden days and modern times. This eve...

Icon of the event Stories Without Borders: The Shipmates of Captain McCow
Thu Mar 22, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Fairview

Eric Borrias is a Dutch storyteller who entertains, enthralls and entices with his original stories. This event is part of the Stories Without Borders series of the 2018 Toronto Storytelling Festival. For more information, co...

Icon of the event Stories Without Borders: South African Folktales
Thu Mar 22, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Gcina Mhlophe is one of South Africa's most beloved storytellers, children's writers, and literacy advocates. This event is part of the Stories Without Borders series of the 2018 Toronto Storytelling Festival. For more inform...