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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.

Evelyn Gregory

120 Trowell Ave., Toronto, ON
M6M 1L7

416-394-1006

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 Keele Street and Eglinton Ave. West. Located on north side of Trowell Ave., 5 blocks south of Eglinton Ave. West, east of Keele Street.

Public Transit


TTC bus #41 from Keele subway station, stops at Donald Ave., one block south of Trowell Ave.

Parking


Free - parking lot off Trowell Ave.


Map


Map to library branch

Features


General Features

  • Book Discussion Group: contact the branch for more information
  • Book Drop - After Hours
  • Pedometer Lending
  • Seating for 30

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Computer with at least 29" clearance under table top
  • Computer(s) with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)

Technology

Collections

  • Adult Literacy Materials
  • Audiobooks on CD
  • Large Print Collection

Language

  • Medium collection in Portuguese
  • Small collection in Spanish

Branch History


Year Details
1966 York Township Public Library completes plans for a new branch on Trowell Avenue at Keele Street.
1968 Opened by the York Public Library Board, 18 February. Banz, Brook, Carruthers, Grierson, Shaw Architects. Named in honour of Evelyn Gregory, Chief Librarian of York Township/Borough of York Public Library, 1945-1969.
1971 Hours of service extended with the branch opening on Wednesdays.
1981 Hours reduced with Monday closings.
2007 New hours, 8 January. Hours open per week decreased from 51.5 to 50.5.

Meeting Rooms


For booking information call 416-397-5969.

Auditorium

  • 874 sq. ft.
  • Seats 43 lecture style. Seats 16 classroom style. Fire Code Occupancy: 85.
  • Equipment:
    • chairs
    • cork board
    • flip chart stand
    • screen
    • tables
    • TV/DVD player
    • VCR
    • whiteboard

Washroom is not wheelchair accessible.

Auditorium is on the ground floor.


Directions


Closest major intersection Keele Street and Eglinton Ave. West. Located on north side of Trowell Ave., 5 blocks south of Eglinton Ave. West, east of Keele Street.

Public Transit


Closest major intersection Keele Street and Eglinton Ave. West. Located on north side of Trowell Ave., 5 blocks south of Eglinton Ave. West, east of Keele Street.

Parking


Free - parking lot off Trowell Ave.


Upcoming Events

Thu, Apr 24 - 3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wed, Apr 30 - 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Mon, May 12 - 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Regular Programs

Sat, Apr 19 - 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Fri, Apr 25 - 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Fri, Jul 04 - 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

All Branch Programs & Events