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Icon of the event The Battle of Britain
Thu May 07, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wychwood

This year marks the 75th Anniversary of the "Battle of Britain" fought over the summer skies of England in 1940. This decisive air battle was the major turning point in the Luftwaffe's attempt to gain air superiority over Eng...

Icon of the event Conversations with a Dead Man: The Legacy of Duncan Campbell Scott
Wed Jun 10, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

In this talk, Montreal poet and non-fiction writer Mark Abley explores the paradox of Duncan Campbell Scott and explains his relevance for Canadians today. Scott was one of the major Canadian poets of the early 20th century, ...

Icon of the event Ria Voros: Author Visit
Wed May 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Join us on May 13th when noted Canadian Young Adult (YA) author and dessert aficionado, Ria Voros, will be reading from some of her works. Ria's latest titles are 'The Opposite of Geek' (2013) and 'Nobody's Dog' (2012), both ...

Icon of the event Book Launch for Charlotte Fielden
Thu Jun 18, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wychwood

Well-loved author, playwright and poet , Charlotte Fielden's new poetry collection "Beholder" is her 3rd collection. Come and listen to her recite some of her new work and enjoy.

Icon of the event A Visit with Hazel Hutchins: Silver Birch Nominee
Thu May 14, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Highland Creek

Award winning author Hazel Hutchins is coming to Highland Creek Library. Join us for a fun filled hour of stories and laughter. TPL gratefully acknowledges the financial assistance of the Canada Council for the Arts through t...

Icon of the event Hakka: The
Thu May 14, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

A Brief Introduction to the Hakka Diaspora from China to Jamaica and Canada....

Icon of the event Helena: An Odyssey
Sat May 09, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Come meet Carolyn Taylor-Watts, author of 'Helena: An Odyssey'...