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All Toronto Public Library branches will be closed on Monday, September 1 for Labour Day.

Malvern

30 Sewells Road, Toronto, ON
M1B 3G5

416-396-8969

*Sunday hours in effect from September to June
Branch Hours
Day Opening Time Closing Time
Monday 9:00 a.m. 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. 8:30 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. 8:30 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. 8:30 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:30 p.m. 5:00 p.m.

Directions


Closest major intersection Sheppard Ave. East and Neilson Road. Located one block east of Neilson Road on the north side of Sewells Road (part of the Malvern Community Centre).

Public Transit


TTC buses #131, 132 & 133 from Scarborough Town Centre.

Parking


Free Parking - Community Centre.


Map


Map to library branch

Features


General Features

  • Automated Checkin
  • Book Club: contact the branch for more information
  • Book Drop - 24 Hours
  • Express Checkout
  • Pedometer Lending
  • Seating for 186

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Computer with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)
  • Magnifiers (hand held or stand)

Technology

Collections

Language

  • Large collection in Chinese, French (children), Gujarati, Hindi, Tagalog, Tamil, Urdu
  • Medium collection in French (adult), Panjabi

Branch History


Year Details
1958 Deposit collection placed in the Malvern Post Office, available during post office hours.
1982 Malvern Community Branch opened in Malvern Community Recreation Centre and Library by the Scarborough Public Library Board, 13 October. Architect, A.M. Ingleson Associates.
1999 Sunday opening initiated 17 October.
2003 Closed 9 June for renovation and expansion, Phillip H. Carter Architect and Kingsland & Architects Inc., (in joint venture). Bookmobile service provided 4 hours per week.
2005 Bookmobile service closed. Malvern branch opened 6 January.
2007 Open hours per week increased on 8 January, from 50 to 59.5.
2008 October 6 - Rita Cox Black & Caribbean Heritage Collection moved permanently to Malvern from Cedarbrae District Library.
2010 New Hours, 13 September. Hours open per week increased from 59.5 to 65.5.

Meeting Rooms


For booking information call 416-397-5969.

Auditorium

  • 1,300 sq. ft.
  • Seats 100 lecture style. Seats 40 classroom style. Fire Code Occupancy: 130.
  • Equipment:
    • chairs
    • portable video projector
    • screen
    • table
    • podium
  • Wheelchair accessible

Small Meeting Room

  • 380 sq. ft.
  • Seats 12 boardroom style. Fire Code Occupancy: 25
  • Equipment:
    • 3 tables
    • 12 chairs
    • sink
    • bar fridge
  • Wheelchair accessible

Directions


Closest major intersection Sheppard Ave. East and Neilson Road. Located one block east of Neilson Road on the north side of Sewells Road (part of the Malvern Community Centre).

Public Transit


Closest major intersection Sheppard Ave. East and Neilson Road. Located one block east of Neilson Road on the north side of Sewells Road (part of the Malvern Community Centre).

Parking


Free Parking - Community Centre.


Upcoming Events

Sat, Sep 27 - 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sat, Sep 27 - 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Regular Programs

Tue, Sep 02 - 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Thu, Sep 04 - 6:15 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Fri, Sep 05 - 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

All Branch Programs & Events