Leaside Library Exterior

165 McRae Drive,
Toronto, ON  M4G 1S8

Phone: 416-396-3835


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 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday Closed

  • Wheelchair Accessible

  • Free Wifi

General Inquiries

To speak directly with staff at Leaside Branch during branch hours, please call the number listed above.

For general questions about Toronto Public Library, your account, and quick reference help, email Answerline using the link below.

Email Answerline

Directions, TTC & Parking

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Closest major intersection: Eglinton Ave. East and Laird Drive. Located on southwest corner of McRae Dr. and Rumsey Rd.

Public Transit

TTC bus 88 from St. Clair subway station.


Free parking on McRae Dr.

Leaside Library Exterior

Upcoming Programs

Featured Programs

Mon, Jun 12

10:00 am - 11:30 am

Draw Joy from a Pencil

Find the joy in using a simple pencil and piece of paper to create a beautiful piece of art. Bring your tea or coffee, rel...

Wed, Jun 21

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Teen Council Recruitment Event

Volunteer Opportunity - Teen Council Share your ideas to make a difference at your library! Become a Teen...

Tue, Jun 27

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Getting Started with OverDrive

Are you new to e-books and e-audiobooks? Register for this beginner's class on OverDrive, one of TPL's largest e-book and...

Regular Programs

Tue, Jun 06

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Baby Time

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers....

Tue, Jun 06

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Adult Board Games Night

Come and join us for a night of fun at the Leaside Branch! Bring your friends or come make some new ones as you battle it...

Wed, Jun 07

10:00 am - 11:30 am

Writer's Group of Leaside

**Writer's group is currently full but you can ask to be added to the waitlist** Join a creative and safe envir...