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Icon of the event Edith Wharton's The House of Mirth
Tue May 24, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Lawrence

Lily Bart, the doomed protagonist of Edith Wharton's 1905 novel, The House of Mirth, stands for America at the turn of the century. In particular, she exemplifies a model of excessive consumption without regard for material l...

Icon of the event Tea and Books
Wed May 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: St. Lawrence

Find Your Next Great Read. Speaker and topic to be announced.

Icon of the event Kid's Lit is Alright: A Children's Book Club for Adults
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Join other children's book lovers for a lively discussion of new and old favourites.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 02
Mon May 30
Icon of the event St. Lawrence Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: St. Lawrence

New members welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 17
Tue Jun 21
Tue Jul 19
Icon of the event Writer's Group
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Share your written work with local writers. All are welcome. For more information or to register, visit the library in person or call 416-393-7663.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 02
Mon May 09
Mon May 16
Mon May 23
Mon May 30
Icon of the event Tea and Books
Wed Jun 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: St. Lawrence

Find Your Next Great Read. Speaker and topic to be announced.

Icon of the event Tea and Books
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Join us for an entertaining evening program. Let us treat you to some new reading recommendations and cup of tea. Call the branch at 416-393-7730 for more information. Please note that incorrect event information appeared in ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 10
Tue Jun 14
Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Discuss new books and old favourites with library staff over a cup of tea. For more information visit the branch in person or call 416-393-7663.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 04
Wed Jun 01
Icon of the event International Affairs with Keith Hyde, Historian
Wed May 04, 2016 | 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Well-known historian Keith Hyde starts a new series of monthly discussions about International Affairs. The program will include an introduction to new non-fiction books in TPL's collection with emphasis on war and conflict.

Icon of the event Local Words:  Authors Brian Lloyd French and Keith Weaver
Tue Jun 28, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Lawrence

Keith Weaver, author of An Uncompromising Place, published his book with Iguana Books, a crowdfunded publisher. Brian Lloyd French, author of Tintamarre!, self-published his book. Both authors talk about and read from their b...