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.

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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

Tue, Jul 23

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Digital LEGO Creation for Kids

Using the Bricklinks Studio app, kids will learn how they can design and create their own digital world out of LEGO. Suita...

Wed, Jul 24

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Creating Digital Storybooks with Scratch Jr for Parents and Kids

In this class, kids will partner with their parent or guardian to code and create a digital storybook using the Scratch Jr...

Thu, Jul 25

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

3D Design with Blender

In this introductory workshop, participants will get a look at the Blender user interface, workflow, and basic tools for 3...

Regular Programs

Mon, Jul 15

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Summer Wonder at Leaside!

Join us weekly for various crafts and activities! Each week requires a separate registration as materials are limited. Pro...

Tue, Jul 16

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Baby Time

A Ready for Reading program with stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children ages 0-18 months with their parents or...

Tue, Jul 16

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Adult Board Games Night

Join us for a night of fun at the Leaside branch. Bring your friends or make new ones as you battle it out over board game...