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

Sat, Apr 01

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Repair Cafe

Bring in your broken household items and Repair Café will fix it for free and teach you how to do it yourself!...

Wed, May 17

3:45 pm - 5:15 pm

Teen Acrylic Painting

Join us for our Teen Painting Program! Meet other teens who share your passion for painting. Participants will be guided...

Tue, May 30

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Learn-to Camp with Parks Canada! Registered Workshop

Learn-to Camp with Parks Canada and Rouge National Urban Park! Find out how to plan for your first camping trip with tips...

Regular Programs

Fri, Mar 31

10:25 am - 10:55 am

Toddler Time

Join us for bouncing and tickling rhymes, stories and songs. Foster your child's love of reading with story times on Frida...

Mon, Apr 03

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Makers Club: Celebrate the Environment

Join in fun STEM-based activities on Mondays after school. For April, we're exploring the environment to celebrate Earth D...

Tue, Apr 04

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...