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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Local Authors Night
Wed Nov 16, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Discover new books by local authors and enjoy an evening of author talks, readings and Q&A. This is your chance to meet and socialize with local authors and fellow readers....

Icon of the event Surviving the Holocaust
Wed Nov 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Holocaust survivor and author of 'The Son of an Extraordinary Woman,' Andy Reti, shares his family's journey to freedom during the Second World War, as part of Holocaust Education Week. A Q & A session will follow. No Registr...

Icon of the event Seniors Write: Become a Better Editor of your Work
Mon Nov 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Jennifer Knoch, editor at ECW Press, will teach you how to best edit your own work....

Icon of the event Seniors Write: Preparing your Book for Publication
Mon Oct 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Learn how to create and publish your book with Asquith Press, Toronto Public Library's book printing service. This workshop will cover the basic steps needed to prepare your book for publication....

Icon of the event Seniors Write: Lee Maracle on the Short Story
Mon Nov 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Lee Maracle, author of a number of critically acclaimed literary works, will share her secrets to writing a great short story....

Icon of the event Heritage Trees - Preserving Our Roots
Mon Nov 28, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

What is a heritage tree? Why is it so important to protect them? Edith George, Advisor to the Ontario Urban Forest Council, will explain all the requirements that must be met in determining whether a tree is worthy of heritag...