Pickering. Public Library

Site: Central Branch

Service: Pickering. Public Library

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Record #: AJP0671 Last Modified: 11 Mar 2015 Last Full Update: 11 Mar 2015
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone905-831-6265 
Toll Free Phone1-888-831-6266
TDD Phone905-831-2789
Located In CommunityPickering (City of)
Address & Map
Pickering Civic Complex
1 The Esplanade
Pickering, ON L1V 6K7
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IntersectionGlenanna Rd and Kingston Rd (Hwy 2)
Contact Information
Primary ContactKathy Williams, Director of Public Services; Phone: ext 6251
Primary ExecutiveMrs Cathy Grant, Chief Executive Officer
Mailing AddressPO Box 368 
Pickering, ON L1V 2R6
Description & Services
Service/Program DescriptionLibrary services * Children's Services, adult and children's reference * inter-library loan, visiting library service * personal computers for public use * reading clubs, children's storytime and Babytalk * internet training * income tax clinic 
Meeting rooms available * auditorium, capacity 100 * boardroom capacity 12 
Business Information Area with extensive collection to help those planning to start a small business * tax and legal requirements, marketing and demographic information about the Region * internet access, workstations with Office Suite and wireless internet 
Library web site provides access to the catalogue, reference and home-work related books and electronic archives * check records, place books on hold and renew items * borrow ebooks, download music
HoursMon-Fri 9:30 am-9 pm * Sat 9 am-5 pm * Sun 1 pm-5 pm
DatesIncome Tax Preparation Clinic Saturday, April 11, 2015 * first appointment 9:15 am, last appointment 3:45 pm
Areas ServedPickering (City of)
EligibilityProof of residency, school or work in Pickering is required to obtain a library card * those out of area may purchase a card 
Income Tax Preparation Clinic single, annual income not to exceed $30,000 * couple, combined income not to exceed $45,000 * must not be self-employed, have business income or own rental property
ApplicationIncome Tax Preparation Clinic registration begins March 23, 2015 in person or call office
LanguagesEnglish ; Arabic ; Bengali ; Chinese ; Dutch ; German ; Greek ; Hindi ; Hungarian ; Italian ; Japanese ; Polish ; Portuguese ; Punjabi ; Russian ; Spanish ; Urdu ; Farsi, Gujarati, Korean * material for adults and children available
FeesService - Meeting facilities, photocopier, printing and fax
Other Details
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AccessibilityFully Accessible - Entrance, Washroom Fully Accessible - Parking
Service CategoriesBusiness Assistance Services ; Children's Library Services ; Computer and Related Technology Classes ; Meeting Space ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Public Libraries