Author Talks & Lectures

Mon Jan 21, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Make the big banks work for you, not against you! ...

Tue Jan 22, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Join us at Parliament Street Library for a very special evening featuring readings from Toronto Public Library?s very own Joanne Schwartz (Town Is By The Sea) and Bernadette Gabay Dyer (Chasing the Banyan Wind). All are welco...

Tue Jan 22, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Bendale

Join us for talks on historical subjects. Meetings are free and include refreshments. At this meeting Andrea Baston presents: The riveting tale of the Royal Norwegian Air Force who came to Toronto and Muskoka to train as pilo...

Sat Jan 26, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Taylor Memorial

Meet Toronto writer, Deb Stratas, a proud royalist with a lifelong passion for the British monarchy and an avid Diana-watcher for over 30 years as she discusses her book, ...

Mon Jan 28, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Lawrence

Introduction to Crime Fiction. Noir, Police Procedural, Cozy and why we love them.

Mon Jan 28, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Why do some social justice movements fail? How can grassroots organizers and activists build better movements that change the world?...

Mon Jan 28, 2019 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

To kick off our On Civil Society 2019 season, we're bringing world-renowned journalist Maria Ressa to the Toronto Reference Library for a special discussion with CBC's Adrienne Arsenault on the state of press freedom around t...

Mon Jan 28, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

How does ecology influence human group size? What are the costs of living in large groups? How can we explain the existence of large cities with millions of inhabitants?...

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Discussions on local history subjects about your neighbourhood.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 29
Tue Mar 26
Thu Jan 31, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Toronto-based author and personal finance speaker Gordon Stein shares easy financial "recipes" from his ...