Chief Librarian on Hand to Welcome the Community
TORONTO, April 2 /CNW/ - A brand new Jane/Sheppard Branch will open to
the public at 4 p.m. today. Toronto Public Library will mark the occasion with
a celebratory ribbon cutting event open to all, including refreshments and
What: Grand opening of the relocated Jane/Sheppard Branch, Toronto
Public Library's newest building
Where: Jane/Sheppard Branch, 1906 Sheppard Avenue West (east of Jane
When: Thursday, April 2, 2009 at 4 p.m. (Doors open)
4:30 p.m. (Official ceremony)
Who: Toronto Public Library Board Chair Matthew Church
Chief Librarian Jane Pyper, Councillor Maria Augimeri.
The relocation and building of a new Jane/Sheppard Branch is part of
Toronto Public Library's ongoing building revitalization plan. In 2009,
Torontonians will benefit from the renovation and reopenings of Jane/Sheppard
Branch, Kennedy/Eglinton Branch, Bloor/Gladstone Branch and Thorncliffe
Toronto Public Library is the world's busiest urban public library
system. Every year, more than 16 million people visit our 99 branches and
borrow almost 30 million items.
To learn more about Toronto Public Library, visit our website at
www.torontopubliclibrary.ca or call Answerline at 416-393-7131.
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