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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.

St. Clair/Silverthorn

1748 St. Clair Ave. West, Toronto, ON
M6N 1J3

416-393-7709

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 Keele Street and St. Clair Ave. West. Located between Caledonia & Old Weston Road on the northwest side of St. Clair Ave. West and Silverthorn intersection, across from Don's Meats.

Public Transit


TTC bus #168 Symington from Dundas West subway station to Old Weston Road and St. Clair Ave. West. Walk 2 blocks east to the library.
TTC streetcar #512 from St. Clair subway station or St. Clair West subway station to Silverthorn Ave. Walk west on the north side of St. Clair Ave. to the library.

Parking


Paid - Meter parking on St. Clair Ave. West from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free on side streets.


Map


Map to library branch

Features


General Features

Equipment for persons with disabilities

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

Technology

Collections

  • Adult Literacy Materials
  • Audiobooks on CD

Branch History


Year Details
1981 Opened 13 June. Rented premises. Retrofitted, George Baird, Architect.
1996 Hours reduced from 41 to 38 starting 15 July.
2000 Closed for repainting and re-carpeting 11 December to 16 December.
2002 Closed for shelving replacement 18 March to 23 March.
2008 Closed for repainting and new facade 3 November to 23 December.
2008 New hours, 8 January. Hours open per week increased from 38 to 40.

Meeting Rooms


For booking information call 416-397-5969.

Meeting Room

  • 357sq. ft.
  • Seats 35 lecture style. Seats 16 classroom style. Fire Code Occupancy: 35.
  • Equipment:
    • tables
    • chairs
    • portable projection screen
  • Program Room is located on the second floor, access by stairs only.

Directions


Closest major intersection Keele Street and St. Clair Ave. West. Located between Caledonia & Old Weston Road on the northwest side of St. Clair Ave. West and Silverthorn intersection, across from Don's Meats.

Public Transit


Closest major intersection Keele Street and St. Clair Ave. West. Located between Caledonia & Old Weston Road on the northwest side of St. Clair Ave. West and Silverthorn intersection, across from Don's Meats.

Parking


Paid - Meter parking on St. Clair Ave. West from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free on side streets.


Upcoming Events

Tue, Apr 22 - 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Fri, Jul 11 - 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Fri, Jul 18 - 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Regular Programs

Thu, Apr 17 - 7:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Sat, Apr 19 - 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Wed, Apr 23 - 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

All Branch Programs & Events