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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Meet Award-Winning Canadian Author Allan Stratton
Thu Jun 19, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Yorkville

Internationally award-winning author Allan Stratton reads and discusses his new comic novel "The Resurrection of Mary Mabel McTavish." "A glorious comic rompÂ… Religious flim-flammery, movie moguls, Hollywood hustlers and dust...

Icon of the event Refuel Your Energies!
Wed May 14, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

Conflict-driven stress will rob you of energy, so come and be re-energized! Author and Mediator Karin Vagiste received the International Award of Excellence for her peace-building strategies; the more room you make for peace ...

Icon of the event Meet Canadian Author Ian Hamilton
Tue Apr 29, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Yorkville

Canadian Author, Ian Hamilton, of the popular Ava Lee series will read from his latest release and answer questions. He will also be available for book signing....

Icon of the event Kyo Maclear Author Visit
Fri Apr 25, 2014 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Lillian H. Smith

We warmly welcome Kyo Maclear to our library to talk about her diverse background and picture book inspiration, plus engage us in a book-related activity....

Icon of the event Air War on the Western Front, 1914-1918 (KTR)
Thu Apr 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Aviation historian Keith Hyde will discuss how aircraft at the start of WW1, were used to observe troop movement and reconnaissance, leading to aerial combat involving French, British, Canadian and later Americans against Ger...

Icon of the event Boneshaker Reading Series
Tue Apr 22, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
St. Clair/Silverthorn

Stuart Ross and Meaghan Strimas read from their work.