Each program includes age-appropriate stories, rhymes, songs and activities designed by library professionals to help children develop literacy skills and a love of reading. Space is limited. No registration required. Drop in.

Babytime

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
May 23 to Jun 27

Thursdays:
10:15 am - 10:45 am

Birth to 12 months Babytime is an interactive program for infants and their caregivers, that introduces a life-long love of books with songs, active rhymes and stories.

Toddler Tales

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
May 22 to Jun 27 Wednesdays:
11:15 to 11:45 am
12 to 35 months Toddler Tales is an active program for toddlers and their caregivers with stories, rhymes, songs and a simple craft. 
Thursdays:
10:15 am - 10:45 am

Tales & Tunes

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
May 22 to Jun 26 Wednesdays:
10:15 - 11:00 am
3 to 5 years Tales & Tunes is a musical storytime for preschoolers that will cultivate a love of books with stories, songs, active rhymes and a craft.

Baby Bubblers @ Southside Aquatic Centre

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
Apr 3 to Jun 26 10:15 to 10:45 am 3 to 36 months Join us in the pool at the Southside Aquatic Centre for this wet and wild storytime for babies and their caregivers, including stories, songs and lots of splashing! No registration required. Pool fees apply.

Walking Wonders

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
May 24 to Jun 28 10:30 to 11:30 am birth to 15 months A storytime for infants and their caregivers that begins with a stroller walk and ends with songs, rhymes and stories at a nearby park! Enjoy time with your little one and social time with other parents and caregivers. If the weather is rainy or too cold, we will meet in the program room. No registration required.

STEAM Storytime

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
Jan 5 to May 11 Saturdays:
10:30 to 11:15 am
1 to 5 years Join us every Saturday in the Program Room for this interactive, drop in storytime for families with toddlers and preschoolers that includes stories, songs, and fun STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) based activities. No registration required.

Owls and Little Hoots Storytime @ Oxford Gardens

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
May 25 to Jun 22 Saturdays:
10:30 to 11:00 am
2 to 102 years Join us every Saturday at Oxford Gardens Retirement Residence for a drop in inter-generational storytime for preschoolers, parents, grandparents and grandparents at heart. Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs led by Library children's staff. No registration required.