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All Toronto Public Library branches will be closed on Friday, April 18, Sunday, April 20 and Monday, April 21 for Easter. Open as usual on Saturday, April 19.

Mimico Centennial

47 Station Road, Toronto, ON
M8V 2R1

416-394-5330

Branch Hours
Day Opening Time Closing Time
Monday Closed
Tuesday 12:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday 12:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
Thursday 10:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Sunday Closed

Directions


Closest major intersection Lake Shore Blvd. West and Royal York Road Located on southeast corner of Stanley Street and Station Road.

Public Transit


TTC bus #76 southbound from Royal York subway station.
TTC streetcar #501 along Lake Shore Blvd. West between Humber Loop and Long Branch Loop.

Parking


Free - lot rear of library off Stanley Street. Also street parking.


Map


Map to library branch

Features


General Features

  • Book Discussion Group: contact the branch for more information
  • Book Drop - After Hours
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Pedometer Lending
  • Seating for 107
  • Theatre / auditorium

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Large print keyboard
  • Magnifier - hand held

Technology

Collections

  • Large Print Collection

Language

  • Large collection in Polish
  • Medium collection in Russian
  • Small collection in French (children), Spanish

Branch History


Year Details
1913 Bylaw establishing the Mimico Public Library Board approved by local voters, 1 January.
1914 Carnegie Corporation of New York granted $7,500 to Mimico Public Library Board to construct a public library, 26 February. Site at Station Road and Stanley Avenue donated by Mimico Council. Toronto's Carnegie Libraries - Mimico
1915 Mimico Public Library opened 2 March.
1966 New Mimico Centennial Library officially opened, 20 November. Banz, Brook, Carruthers, Grierson, Shaw Architects. Recipient of Massey Medal for Architecture, 1966. "The old [Carnegie] building was levelled within days of the Official Opening." (EPL History)
1967 Mimico Public Library Board taken over by the Etobicoke Public Library Board with the amalgamation of the Town of Mimico with the Township of Etobicoke becoming the Borough of Etobicoke.
2005 Hours open per week increased from 37 hours to 40 hours, 6 September.

Meeting Rooms


For booking information call 416-397-5969.

Theatre / Auditorium

  • 4,649 sq. ft.
  • Seats 175 lecture style.
  • Equipment:
    • chairs
    • film projection screen
    • tables

Meeting Room

  • 450 square feet
  • 16 seats in boardroom style with 4 tables

Theatre/auditorium, meeting room, and wheelchair accessible washrooms are on the basement level.


Meeting Rooms


For booking information call 416-397-5969.

Theatre / Auditorium

  • 4,649 sq. ft.
  • Seats 175 lecture style.
  • Equipment:
    • chairs
    • film projection screen
    • tables

Meeting Room

  • 450 square feet
  • 16 seats in boardroom style with 4 tables

Theatre/auditorium, meeting room, and wheelchair accessible washrooms are on the basement level.

Upcoming Events

Wed, May 14 - 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Fri, Jun 06 - 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Thu, Jul 03 - All Day

Regular Programs

Thu, Apr 24 - 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Fri, Apr 25 - 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Tue, Apr 29 - 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

All Branch Programs & Events