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Pleasant View

575 Van Horne Avenue, Toronto, ON
M2J 4S8

416-395-5940

Branch Hours
Day Opening Time Closing Time
Monday Closed
Tuesday 12:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
Thursday 12:30 p.m. 8:30 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 Victoria Park Ave. and Van Horne Ave. Located east of Don Mills Road, west of Victoria Park Ave.

Public Transit


TTC Van Horne bus # 10 [peak period only] or Huntingwood #169A from Don Mills subway station.
TTC Victoria Park bus # 224C along Victoria Park Ave. Requires approx 10 minute walk.

Parking


Free parking available - 26 parking spaces including 1 accessible space.


Map


Map to library branch

Features


General Features

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Computer(s) with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)

Technology

Collections

  • Audiobooks on CD
  • Large Print Collection

Language

  • Large collection in Chinese
  • Small collection in French

Branch History


Year Details
1975 Opened by the North York Public Library Board in co-operation with the North York Parks and Recreation Department, 25 June. Seligman and Dick Architects.
1995 Retrofitted.
2007 New hours, 8 January. Number of open hours per week unchanged.

Meeting Rooms


For booking information call 416-397-5969.

Auditorium

  • 1,160 sq. ft.
  • Seats 97 lecture style. Seats 40 classroom style. Fire Code Occupancy: 170.
  • Equipment:
    • chairs
    • screen (ceiling mounted)
    • tables

Kitchen

  • Equipment:
    • coffee urns (40-cup and 60-cup)
    • refrigerator
    • stove

Auditorium, kitchen and wheelchair accessible washroom are located on the ground floor.


Meeting Rooms


For booking information call 416-397-5969.

Auditorium

  • 1,160 sq. ft.
  • Seats 97 lecture style. Seats 40 classroom style. Fire Code Occupancy: 170.
  • Equipment:
    • chairs
    • screen (ceiling mounted)
    • tables

Kitchen

  • Equipment:
    • coffee urns (40-cup and 60-cup)
    • refrigerator
    • stove

Auditorium, kitchen and wheelchair accessible washroom are located on the ground floor.

Upcoming Events

Thu, Oct 30 - 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Sat, Nov 01 - 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Sat, Dec 06 - 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Regular Programs

Fri, Oct 24 - 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Thu, Jan 22 - 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

All Branch Programs & Events