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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event The Germ Files
Wed Feb 10, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

Microbiologist Jason Tetro will advise and amaze us about germs. Some facts are purely fun, some boggle the mind, and some might just save your life. All will improve your relationship with germs and benefit health and happin...

Icon of the event Doug Gibson: Across Canada by Story
Wed Apr 27, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

Douglas Gibson, Alice Munro's editor, brings us new stories about the many famous authors he worked with during his long career as an editor and publisher....

Icon of the event Author John Sewell
Wed Mar 09, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Meet John Sewell, author and former Mayor of Toronto....

Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mount Pleasant

Join Library staff for entertaining book talks. Refreshments provided.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 17
Wed Apr 20
Wed May 25
Icon of the event Author Terence Keenleyside
Wed Apr 13, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

"In A Spin" is an intriguingly different and distinctively Canadian novel, rich in drama and comedy. Beneath the surface, however, it is also a serious study of the limits of tolerance and the difficulty of knowing people fu...

Icon of the event Mesdames of Meyhem
Tue Mar 08, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mount Pleasant

Mesdames of Mayhem, sixteen dedicated Crime Writers who share one deadly mission: to thrill readers with passion for Crime Fiction.

Icon of the event Elizabeth Muir: Canadian Women in the Sky
Wed Apr 06, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Author Elizabeth Muir will discuss her most recent book, "Canadian Women in the Sky", which details how women in Canada broke through the sky blue ceiling in spite of many challenges....