Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event The Five Biggest Investment Mistakes (And How to Avoid Them)
Thu Nov 15, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Taylor Memorial

If you want to learn how to become a successful investor, find someone who already is a successful investor and model their behavior. Why try to reinvent the wheel? A part of this process is avoiding the five most common mist...

Icon of the event Meet Debut Author: Tehmina Khan
Tue Sep 25, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Fairview

Tehmina Khan presents an informal discussion of her new book of stories and talks about how these deeply moving stories depict the lives of Pakistanis - both privileged and poor.

Icon of the event Meet Author Helaine Becker
Fri Oct 05, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Agincourt

You've likely heard of the historic Apollo 13 moon landing. But do you know about the mathematical genius who made sure that Apollo 13 returned safely home? Meet the author of Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Save...

Icon of the event Meet Author Karen E. Smythe
Tue Oct 16, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Fairview

Karen E. Smythe presents an informal discussion of her new book This Side of Sad, which has been described as "part mystery, part elegy." Based in Guelph, Ontario, Smythe is the author of two previous books, the short-story c...

Icon of the event Origami with Author/Illustrators Hilary Leung and Peyton Leung
Sat Oct 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Join Picture Book Author/Illustrators, Peyton Leung and Hilary Leung for a special origami presentation! The authors will talk about their journey into the creation of their picture book The Pirate Girl's Treasure, an Origami...