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Icon of the event Author Jasmine D'Costa on her new book Branded a Baby Killer
Thu Oct 29, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Based on the testimony of Dr. Charles Smith, formerly of Sick Kids Hospital, Tammy Marquardt spent 14 years in prison for murdering her infant son....

Icon of the event No Ordinary Reading: 5 Very Different and Excellent  Authors Read
Tue Oct 06, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Annette Street

No Ordinary Reading! Five (Very Different) Authors Read at the Annette Street Library....

Icon of the event In Conversation with Local Author Diane Bracuk
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Annette Street

Local writer Diane Bracuk, winner of the PRISM international 2015 creative non-fiction award,will read her award winning story "Doughnut Eaters" and discuss her approach to memoir. You can...

Icon of the event Author Reading - Ken Newton, Ann Ball, William New: Junction Book
Tue Oct 20, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Annette Street

The novel, set in West Toronto in 1951, is the tale of three private eyes working on the murder case of the Junction's bookmaker's youngest son. The trio will venture to the shadiest part of Toronto's Junction,and experience ...

Icon of the event Toronto's Ravines and Urban Forests with Jason Ramsay-Brown
Wed Nov 25, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join author Jason Ramsay-Brown as he shares his discoveries from years of exploring the various trails and ravines within the City of Toronto, including the Rouge Park in the east end of Scarborough. This talk will interest ...