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.

Email Answerline

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

Tue, Sep 27

3:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Watercolour Mindfulness

Don't underestimate the value of art as a way to cope with stress and calm the mind. Choose gorgeous colours, add some wat...

Wed, Sep 28

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Disassemble a Desktop Computer

Ever wonder what's inside your computer? Come join us in the Youth Hub to learn to take apart a desktop computer and learn...

Fri, Sep 30

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

We Measure the Earth with Our Bodies with Author Tsering Yangzom Lama

Join author Tsering Yangzom Lama as she reads from her debut novel We Measure the Earth with Our Bodies. Moderated discuss...

Regular Programs

Thu, Sep 29

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Baby Time

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

Fri, Sep 30

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Video Gaming for Teens

Enjoy a video gaming session with your friends! We have games on PS4 and Switch. Drop-in, no registration requi...

Sat, Oct 01

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Family Time

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children ages 5 and under with their parents or caregivers.