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Service Update

The branch will be closed from Tuesday, December 19 until early January, 2018 for emergency roof repairs. The book drop will not be available. Materials can be returned to any Toronto Public Library branch. Holds and Museum + Arts Passes can be picked up at Fairview.

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

  • Book Drop - After Hours
  • Express Checkout
  • Free Parking
  • Seating for 90

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Book stand
  • Computer with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)
  • Large print keyboard
  • Large trackball mouse
  • Magnifier
  • Natural spectrum lamp
  • Page turner
  • Wheelchair accessible furniture

Technology

Collections

  • Audiobooks on CD
  • Large Print Collection

Language

  • Medium 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 90 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 90 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

Sat, Dec 16 - 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Fri, Mar 16 - 2:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Regular Programs

Tue, Dec 12 - 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Tue, Dec 12 - 7:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Sat, Dec 16 - 1:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

All Branch Programs & Events