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Service Update

All Toronto Public Library branches will be open from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 24 and closed on Thursday, December 25 and Friday, December 26. Branches will be open as usual on Saturday, December 27. Sunday Service will resume on January 4, 2015.

Maryvale

Parkway Mall

85 Ellesmere Road, Unit 16, Toronto, ON
M1R 4B9

416-396-8931

Branch Hours
Day Opening Time Closing Time
Monday 10:00 a.m. 8:30 p.m.
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 Ellesmere Road. Located on southeast corner of Victoria Park Ave. and Ellesmere Road inside the Parkway Mall Shopping Centre - 1 major intersection south of the Highway 401.

Public Transit


TTC Pharmacy bus #67B from Victoria Park subway station.
TTC Victoria Park bus #24 from Victoria Park subway station.
TTC York Mills bus #95 from the York Mills subway station.

Parking


Free - Parkway Mall parking lot.


Map


Map to library branch

Features


General Features

  • Book Drop - After Hours (Only Parkway Mall hours)
  • Express Checkout
  • Pedometer Lending
  • Seating for 24

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Computer(s) with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)
  • Magnifier - hand held

Technology

Collections

  • Audiobooks on CD
  • Large Print Collection

Language

  • Large collection in Chinese
  • Medium collection in French, Greek, Tagalog
  • Small collection in Arabic, Hindi (DVDs only), Tamil

Branch History


Year Details
1982 Opened by the Scarborough Public Library Board in Parkway Plaza, southeast corner of Victoria Park and Ellesmere, 1 March.
1987 Renovated and reopened, August. Relocated to larger premises within Parkway Mall.
2007 New hours, 8 January. Hours open per week increased from 47 to 50.5.

Meeting Rooms


For booking information call 416-397-5969.

Meeting Room

  • 400 sq. ft.
  • Seats 32 lecture style. Seats 24 classroom style. Fire Code Occupancy: 40.
  • Equipment:
    • chairs
    • coffee urn
    • easel
    • flip chart stand
    • screen (wall mounted)
    • tables
  • Wheelchair access

Meeting Rooms


For booking information call 416-397-5969.

Meeting Room

  • 400 sq. ft.
  • Seats 32 lecture style. Seats 24 classroom style. Fire Code Occupancy: 40.
  • Equipment:
    • chairs
    • coffee urn
    • easel
    • flip chart stand
    • screen (wall mounted)
    • tables
  • Wheelchair access

Upcoming Events

Mon, Dec 22 - 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tue, Mar 17 - 2:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Regular Programs

Fri, Feb 06 - 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

All Branch Programs & Events