Toronto Public Library Homepage

Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event 50th Anniversary Branch Celebration with author Scott Kennedy
Tue Oct 24, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Victoria Village

Join us for our 50th anniversary branch celebration with author Scott Kennedy who will tell us about the history of the Victoria Village area. Tea and cake will be served at 6 pm.

Icon of the event Author Terry Fallis
Thu Nov 02, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Victoria Village

Terry is a two-time winner of the Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour, winning in 2008 for his debut novel 'The Best Laid Plans' and in 2015 for 'No Relation.' His latest novel, 'One Brother Shy,' tells a story about a ...

Icon of the event Parliament Street Open Mic Night
Tue Sep 12, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Are you a writer with work that should be heard? The library and the Parliament Street Writers Group invite you to read at our open mic night! Work in all genres is welcome....

Icon of the event When the Penny Drops -  A Panel Talk on the Doric, Paradise and Kenwood Theatres
Sat Aug 26, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us on Saturday, August 26 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in Bloor Library's Community Room for a panel conversation about three former historic movie theatres on Bloor Street West: The Doric, The Paradise and The Kenwood....