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. Please register in advance. Registration is ongoing.

Babytime

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description

Thursdays,
Sept 12-Oct 24

11-11:30 am

Birth-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.

Thursdays,
Nov 14-Dec 19

11-11:30 am

Birth-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.

Fridays,
Nov 15-Dec 20

11-11:30 am 

Birth-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.

Walking Wonders

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description

Fridays, Sept 13-Oct 25

11 am-12 pm

Birth-15 months

A story-time 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.

Halloween Babytime

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description

Thurs, Oct 31

 11-11:30 am

Birth-12 months

Dress up your little one and drop in for a fun Halloween storytime with stories and rhymes. No registration required.


Baby Bubblers

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description

Wednesdays,
Sept 18-Oct 30

10:15-10:45 am

3-36 months

Join us in the pool at Southside Aquatic Centre for this wet and wild story-time for babies and their caregivers, including stories, songs and lots of splashing! No registration required. Fees apply.
Wednesdays,
Nov 6-Dec 18

10-10:30 am

3-36 months

Join us in the pool at the YMCA for this wet and wild story-time for babies and their caregivers, including stories, songs and lots of splashing! No registration required. Fees apply.

Toddler Tales

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description

Wednesdays,
Sept 11-Oct 23

11:15-11:45 am

12-35 months

Toddler Tales is an active program for toddlers and their caregivers with stories, rhymes, songs and a simple craft. 

Thursdays,
Sept 12-Oct 24

10:15-10:45 am

12-35 months Toddler Tales is an active program for toddlers and their caregivers with stories, rhymes, songs and a simple craft. 

Wednesdays,
Nov 13-Dec 18

11:15 -11:45 am

12-35 months

Toddler Tales is an active program for toddlers and their caregivers with stories, rhymes, songs and a simple craft. 

Thursdays,
Nov 14-Dec 19

11-11:30 am

12-35 months

Toddler Tales is an active program for toddlers and their caregivers with stories, rhymes, songs and a simple craft. 

Halloween Toddler Tales

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description

Thurs, Oct 31 

10:15-10:45 am

12-35 months

Dress up your toddler and drop in for a fun Halloween storytime and party! No registration required.

STEAM Storytime

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description

Saturdays,
Oct 19-Dec 21

10:30-11:15 am

1-5 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 now fun STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) based activities. No registration required.

Tales & Tunes

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description

Sept 11-Oct 23

Wednesdays:
10:15-11 am

3-5 years

Tales & Tunes is a musical story-time for preschoolers that will cultivate a love of books with stories, songs, active rhymes and a craft.

Nov 13-Dec 18

Wednesdays:
10:15-11 am

3-5 years

Tales & Tunes is a musical story-time for preschoolers that will cultivate a love of books with stories, songs, active rhymes and a craft.

Halloween Tales & Tunes

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description

Wed, Oct  30

10:15-11 am

3-5 years

Dress up your preschooler and drop in for a fun Halloween storytime and party! No registration required.

Story Explorers  New!

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description

Fridays, Sept 13-Oct 25

10:15-10:45 am

3-5 years

Build on stories through fun, hands on STEAM based activities for preschoolers.

Fridays, Nov 15-Dec 20

10:15-10:45 am

3-5 years

Build on stories through fun, hands on STEAM based activities for preschoolers.