Parkdale Library Exterior

1303 Queen Street West,
Toronto, ON  M6K 1L6

Phone: 416-393-7686


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

General Inquiries

To speak directly with staff at Parkdale 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 Queen Street West and Dufferin Street. Located on the south side of Queen Street West at Cowan Ave.

Public Transit

TTC Dufferin bus #29 southbound from Dufferin subway station to Queen Street, walk 5 minutes west to the library.
TTC streetcar #501 along Queen Street West to Brock Street.



Parkdale Library Exterior

Upcoming Programs

Featured Programs

Wed, Apr 19

3:30 pm - 7:00 pm

DIY Baseball Caps

Get creative and customize your own baseball hat using fabric markers! All supplies provided. This program take...

Thu, Apr 20

3:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Personal Finance Basics

From budgeting to saving, learn the essentials of money management. This program takes place in the Youth Hub...

Fri, Apr 28

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Live in the Library: AVE Choir - Once Upon a Spring

The AVE Choir Toronto is a Russian/Hebrew/Ukrainian speaking group with a diverse repertoire that draws from various cultu...

Regular Programs

Sat, Apr 01

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Family Time

Stories, songs, and rhymes for children 0 - 5 years and their caregivers. Drop in. No registration required. If...

Mon, Apr 03

3:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Button Making

Make your own buttons using our colour printer, art supplies, and button maker! This program takes place in the...

Wed, Apr 05

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

The Art of Plasticine

Plasticine is a very colourful and malleable material that allows for plenty of fun and creatvity. This worksho...