Barbara Frum

Barbara Frum Library Exterior

20 Covington Road, Toronto, ON  M6A 3C1


Phone: 416-395-5440


Monday 9:00 am to 8:30 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am to 8:30 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am to 8:30 pm
Thursday 9:00 am to 8:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am to 8:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm

  • Wheelchair Accessible

  • Free Wifi

Directions, TTC & Parking

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Closest major intersection Lawrence Ave. West and Bathurst Street. Located at north side of Covington Road, 1 block north of Lawrence Ave. West, 1 block west of Bathurst Street, behind the Lawrence Plaza.

Public Transit

TTC Bathurst bus #7 northbound from Bathurst subway station.
TTC Bathurst bus #7 southbound from Steeles Avenue West.
TTC Lawrence bus #52 eastbound from Lawrence West subway station.
TTC Lawrence bus #52 westbound from Lawrence subway station.


Free - Lawrence Plaza lot, short term parking meters adjacent to the library, street parking.

Barbara Frum Library Exterior

Upcoming Programs

Featured Programs

Fri, Feb 21

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Afro-Jamaican Music and Oral Artistry

Afro-Jamaican Music and Oral Artistry is a mix of music, talk and visuals about the rich African retentions found in Jamai...

Mon, Feb 24

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

DIY Print Totes

A hands-on DIY print making class, each teen gets to design and take home a printed canvas bag. Registration is...

Tue, Feb 25

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

A Positive Narrative of Jamaican/Caribbean History

In honour of Black History Month, Jamaican/Canadian guitarist, composer, teacher, and Afro-Jamaican oral artist, Maurice G...

Regular Programs

Fri, Feb 21

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Esso Family Math - Presented by EarlyON Child & Family Centre

A free program to help your child (ages 3-6) succeed in math, participate in number games and activities and help your chi...

Sun, Feb 23

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Mini Makers (Ages 4-8) (Winter-Spring 2020)

Children aged 4-8 and their families are invited to join us every Sunday for fun, hands-on activities that explore STEM co...

Mon, Feb 24

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Adult Book Club

Join us for stimulating conversations on the book of the month! New members are always welcome. January 27 "Th...