Author Talks & Lectures

Thu Feb 21, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Michael Pawlowski presents Niagara Black Waters Flow Deep, an historical account of Solomon Moseby's flight from slavery in Kentucky in 1837, his experience with freedom in Canada, seizure by American bounty hunters and the r...

Tue Mar 05, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Toronto true-crime author Nate Hendley will discuss his book "The Big Con". The book examines con artists and scams: Ponzi Schemes, Bernie Madoff, the Nigerian Prince email, the "pig-in-a-poke" and "money machine" frauds and ...

Wed Mar 20, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

In many instances, investment success can be achieved by avoiding costly mistakes. In this presentation, investors will explore the warning signs in plain sight by understanding the basics of the balance sheet and earnings st...

Thu Mar 21, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Thu Mar 21, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Referencing his book, Míle míle i gcéin: The Irish Language in Canada, Daniel Doyle explores the fate of Irish Gaelic immigrants. Bringing together census data and historic accounts, he examines the history of the Irish langu...

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 Mar 26
Tue May 28
Tue Jun 04, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Sherlock Holmes has a troubled relationship with labour, often oscillating between cocaine and ambition, between the drowsiness occasioned by the drug and the energy inherent in his character. This lecture focuses on the Hou...