New Hours are First Phase of Long-Term Vision for More Hours
TORONTO, March 15 /CNW/ - Toronto Public Library will celebrate its
extended hours on Monday, March 19 at its Dawes Road Branch. Media are invited
to join library staff, City Councillor and Library Board member Janet Davis
and the community for the festivities and cake cutting.
Date: Monday, March 19, 2007
Time: 11 a.m.
Place: Dawes Road Branch, 416 Dawes Road
Closest major intersection: Dawes Road and Chapman Avenue.
Located on west side of Dawes Road, just north of Taylor Creek
midway between Danforth Road and St. Clair Ave. East.
In response to customer demand, Toronto Public Library improved access to
its branches by introducing 155.5 additional branch open hours every week
across the city. The Library increased hours of operation at 52 of its 99
branches as part of its ongoing efforts to improve service.
Future plans for library hours will also be discussed.
Toronto Public Library is North America's busiest public library system.
Every week over 325,000 people visit our 99 branches and borrow more than half
a million items. To learn more about Toronto Public Library, visit our website
at www.torontopubliclibrary.ca or call Answerline at 416-393-7131.
For further information:
For further information: Media Contact: Edward Karek (416) 397-5925,