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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Denise Donlon
Wed Nov 30, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

One of Canada's most celebrated and dynamic citizens, Denise Donlon chronicles her impressive and storied career in the TV and music industries, and her smart, funny and inspiring memoir, Fearless As Possible (Under The Circu...

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 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 New Date. Alexandra Shimo
Tue Nov 15, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

This author talk has changed to Tuesday, November 15....

Icon of the event Authors in Conversation about their Works
Tue Nov 15, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Annette Street

NOT WHAT THEY SEEM -- the stories, intrigue and other possibilities that underlie lives, cottages, history, and burlesque!...

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 Heritage Trees - Preserving Our Natural Roots
Thu Oct 27, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Downsview

What is a heritage tree? Why is it 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 heritage ...