Author Talks & Lectures
With the Sochi Olympics on the horizon it is time to examine the career of Lloyd Percival, Canada?s first sport scientist and the man who helped prepare a multitude of Canadian Olympians. His blueprint for radically changing ...
Practical real-life recounting of the planning and thought processes and actions(track spending habits,create budgets,save,invest) taken by an average couple,which resulted in a self funded retiremement at 48.
Mar 24 1944. 80 airmen crawled through a 400'tunnel for a brief taste of freedom.The event became known as The Great Escape. Many Canadians were involved in the execution of this bold event.Through interviews,memoirs, letter...
Toronto Reference Library
Why is historical fiction so popular and what are the key elements of success? With interviewer Katherine Ashenburg, Marina Endicott discusses the research and craft required to imagine a past world like her compelling novel...
When is a trip more of an adventure versus a vacation?...
S. Walter Stewart
Presentation on local historical subjects by the East York Historical Society. Meetings are free and have a guest speaker. All welcome. Call 416-396-3975 for information.
Tue Jan 28
Tue Mar 25
Veteran investigative reporter Andrew Mitrovica rebuts the powerful forces that have sought to dismiss, disparage or diminish the meaning and consequences for Canadians of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden's world-reverberatin...
Join Maureen Jennings, author of historical mysteries set in Victorian Toronto, as she discusses crime fiction.