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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Toronto's Ravines & Urban Forests
Thu Nov 19, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Dufferin/St.Clair

Jason Ramsay-Brown, author of Toronto's Ravines and Urban Forests has been exploring and photographing Toronto's ravines for more than half his life. Join him for a visual presentation that will reveal some of the city's hid...

Icon of the event An Evening of Crime at the Yorkville Library
Thu Oct 22, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Yorkville

Come and hear four Canadian crime writers read from their latest works. Sharon Crawford, a mystery writer and former journalist, will interview the panel. A question and answer period will follow and books will be available f...

Icon of the event A Foray into the Food Industry
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Yorkville

Sonia Faruqi will discuss her experiences investigating animal farms around the world. Over the course of living with farmers, hitchhiking with strangers, and risking her life, she developed surprising insights and solutions....