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Growing a Reader: Kids' Books, Tips and More
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New to Canada
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What's New

Celebrate Canada 150
We’re hosting special exhibits and events to mark Canada’s 150th birthday.
TD Summer Reading Club
Fun reading-related activities for children of all ages to keep them reading all summer long. Sign up at any library branch starting June 17.
Destination Canada
A free exhibit about our diverse experiences of migration, arrival and finding a place of belonging from early settlement to present day. May 20 – July 30.
More Library Branches Open On Sundays
Starting July 2, six more library branches will open on Sundays year-round: Albert Campbell, Barbara Frum, Fairview, Brentwood, S. Walter Stewart and York Woods.
North York Central Library Renovation Update
North York Central Library is closed for the remainder of 2017 for renovations. A pop-up location with limited service is open at North York Centre Mall.
Long Overdue for Libraries
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Financial support from the Ontario government is gratefully acknowledged

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