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Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

341 Oakwood Avenue, Toronto, ON
M6E 2W1

416-394-1040

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 Oakwood Ave. and Rogers Road Located on the east side of Oakwood, south of Rogers Road.

Public Transit


TTC Ossington bus # 63 from Eglinton West subway station.
TTC Rogers Road bus #161 or Ossington #63 from Ossington subway station, both pass the library.

Parking


Paid - behind the library off Holland Park Ave. and on Oakwood Ave. one block south of Rogers Road.


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

  • Medium collection in French, Tagalog
  • Small collection in Italian

Branch History


Year Details
1993 New library to serve southeast quadrant of the City of York recommended in a Branch Feasibility study by the Randolph Group.
1994 Funding approved by Canada/Ontario Infrastructure Works Program. Properties on Oakwood Avenue at the northeast corner of Holland Park Avenue are acquired.
1996 Ground-breaking ceremony, 15 June at 11:00 a.m.
1997 City of York Public Library Board approves Resolution 97-59, “that the new library at Oakwood and Holland Park Avenues be named the ‘Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre’, 9 April. Opened 27 September. A.J. Diamond, Donald Schmitt & Company Architects.
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

  • 2,640 sq. ft.
  • Seats 120 lecture style. Seats 72 classroom style. Fire Code Occupancy: 240.
  • Equipment:
    • chairs
    • electronic piano
    • tables

Kitchen

  • Equipment:
    • microwave
    • refrigerator
    • sink

Auditorium is on the lower level. One-third of floor surface is a spring dance floor/stage (wood surface).

Wheelchair access.


Directions


Closest major intersection Oakwood Ave. and Rogers Road Located on the east side of Oakwood, south of Rogers Road.

Public Transit


Closest major intersection Oakwood Ave. and Rogers Road Located on the east side of Oakwood, south of Rogers Road.

Parking


Paid - behind the library off Holland Park Ave. and on Oakwood Ave. one block south of Rogers Road.


Upcoming Events

Sat, Nov 29 - 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sat, Jan 24 - 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Regular Programs

Fri, Oct 31 - 10:30 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.
Sat, Nov 01 - 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Sat, Nov 01 - 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

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