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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Uncommitted Crimes: The Defiance of the Artistic Imagi/nation
Mon Jul 23, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

In her book "Uncommitted Crimes: The Defiance of the Artistic imagi/nation", Tara Atluri pays tribute to a new generation of artists whose creative frames of reference derive from multiple national, religious and cultural ide...

Icon of the event Author Visit: Kevin Sylvester
Mon Jul 23, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Kevin Sylvester will present stories from his award-winning series The Neil Flambe Capers and MINRs, as well as stories from his many non-fiction books. Kevin will also present his patented 5-second cartooning class. Kids won...

Icon of the event Toronto's Old City Hall: A Private Tour
Tue Jul 24, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Our much-loved third City Hall has been restored over the past 20 years: its beautiful carved stone details are vivid once again, and much of the interior is as lavish as when the building opened in 1899. Architectural histor...

Icon of the event Author Visit: Robin Stevenson
Wed Jul 25, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

For kids who love to write...and for kids who think they might want to, but don't know where to begin! In this hands-on workshop, Silver Birch Award winner Robin Stevenson will give you a peek behind the scenes at her writing...

Icon of the event Author Visit: Robin Stevenson
Thu Jul 26, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Jones

For kids who love to write...and for kids who think they might want to, but don't know where to begin! In this hands-on workshop, Silver Birch Award winner Robin Stevenson will give you a peek behind the scenes at her writing...

Icon of the event Author Visit: Robin Stevenson
Fri Jul 27, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Pleasant View

For kids who love to write...and for kids who think they might want to, but don?t know where to begin! In this hands-on workshop, Silver Birch Award winner Robin Stevenson will give you a peek behind the scenes at her writing...

Icon of the event Author Visit: Robin Stevenson - FULL
Sat Jul 28, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Fairview

For kids who love to write...and for kids who think they might want to, but don't know where to begin! In this hands-on workshop, Silver Birch Award winner Robin Stevenson will give you a peek behind the scenes at her writing...

Icon of the event Author Visit: Kevin Sylvester
Sat Jul 28, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Kevin Sylvester will present stories from his award-winning series The Neil Flambe Capers and MINRs, as well as stories from his many non-fiction books. Kevin will also present his patented 5-second cartooning class. Kids won...

Icon of the event Carribean Carnival: Author Nadia Hohn visits High Park Library
Tue Jul 31, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: High Park

It?s Carnival time. The first Carnival since Malaika's mother moved to Canada to find a good job and provide for Malaika and her grandmother. Her mother promised she would send money for a costume, but when the money doesn?t ...

Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for a stimulating introduction to new and interesting books with light refreshments and conversation, uncover hidden treasures at your local library!


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 31
Tue Aug 28