Skip to Content

Reviewer notes

Use this space to describe your geocache location, container, and how it's hidden to your reviewer. If you've made changes, tell the reviewer what changes you made. The more they know, the easier it is for them to publish your geocache. This note will not be visible to the public when your geocache is published.

This cache has been archived.

BookNutz: This one has gone missing again. :( Will have to try something different.

More
Traditional Geocache

Bookin it Toronto Bloor Gladstone

A cache by BookNutz and TorontoNovice Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 5/3/2016
Difficulty:
1.5 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

Join now to view geocache location details. It's free!

Watch

How Geocaching Works

Please note Use of geocaching.com services is subject to the terms and conditions in our disclaimer.

Geocache Description:

Part of a series taking you to some of my favourite places to spend time in Toronto.


The Bloor/Gladstone is about a two-minute walk from the Dufferin subway station and is located at 1101 Bloor Street West.  

When the branch opened in 1913, it was the first Toronto Public Library building wholly financed by the City of Toronto. It is listed in the City's Inventory of Heritage Properties.

The building was expanded in the 2009 and visitors will note the contrast between the older and newer parts of the building. The new part of the building also hosts Toronto Public Library's first green roof. 

The library has two levels and features a water-themed “KidsStop” (“KidsStops” are literacy-rich, tactile learning areas for children aged five and under and are designed for infants and their caregivers to learn and play together)

There is a reading garden outside the children's department that is available during branch hours.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Qenvacvcr

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
-------------------------
N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



 

Find...

69 Logged Visits

Found it 50     Didn't find it 11     Write note 1     Archive 1     Needs Archived 1     Temporarily Disable Listing 1     Enable Listing 1     Publish Listing 1     Needs Maintenance 1     Owner Maintenance 1     

View Logbook | View the Image Gallery of 2 images

**Warning! Spoilers may be included in the descriptions or links.

Current Time:
Last Updated: on 2/22/2017 2:45:08 PM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) (10:45 PM GMT)
Rendered From:Unknown
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum

Return to the Top of the Page