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Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival: Day 1
Sat May 10, 2014 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Gather with the greatest assembly of comics authors in the world, including Lynn Johnston (FOR BETTER OR FOR WORSE, Canada), Jeff Smith (BONE, RASL, United States), est em (TABLEAU NO. 20, Japan) and Christophe Blain (WEAPONS...

Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival: Day 2
Sun May 11, 2014 | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Gather with the greatest assembly of comics authors in the world, including Lynn Johnston (FOR BETTER OR FOR WORSE, Canada), Jeff Smith (BONE, RASL, United States), est em (TABLEAU NO. 20, Japan) and Christophe Blain (WEAPONS...

Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival: Opening Night
Fri May 09, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Please check back mid-April for event details and free ticket info.

Icon of the event Steven Galloway Book Club
Mon Apr 28, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Come to the grand finale of our Keep Toronto Reading festival and meet our One Book author, Steven Galloway (The Cellist of Sarajevo). Hosted by Chatelaine's Laurie Grassi....

Icon of the event Children and Young Adult  Author Visit - Don Aker
Tue May 13, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bendale

Bestselling children and young adult author Don Aker is internationally known for hard hitting stories that address social issues such as youth crime, although his recent work includes a mystery thriller set in Nova Scotia. ...

Icon of the event Solo Travel: 6 Things You Absolutely Must Know
Wed May 07, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Runnymede

Don’t leave home without listening to seasoned world traveler and writer Janice Waugh.

Icon of the event Peak Learning. Philosophy.Descartes. Professor Jonathan Salem- Wiseman.Humber.
Mon Apr 28, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

Descartes and the Quest for Certainty...

Icon of the event Solo Travel: 6 Things You Absolutely Must Know
Thu May 08, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Spadina Road

Thinking of doing some solo travelling? Don’t leave home without listening to seasoned world traveler and writer Janice Waugh!

Icon of the event Tom Flanagan
Tue May 06, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The conservative political operative and author of Harper's Team: Behind the Scenes in the Conservative Rise to Power, on his new book, Persona Non Grata: The Death of Free Speech in the Internet Age. With TVO's Steve Paikin.