Author Talks & Lectures

Mon Nov 19, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

In 2014, science journalist Alanna Mitchell turned her award-winning 2010 book Sea Sick: The Global Ocean in Crisis into a one-woman theatre show, and performed it across Canada to much acclaim. She now presents ...

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A three-part lecture series by lawyer, activist and former Chatelaine legal columnist, Linda Silver Dranoff.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 20
Tue Dec 04, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Four veteran true-crime writers discuss their attraction to the genre, how they broke into the field and the challenges involved in writing about difficult topics. The authors will offer anecdotes about their research and wri...

Mon Dec 03, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

UPDATE Nov 12, 4:30pm: this event is now sold out. There is no waitlist for tickets, but we might be able to let in a few extra people on the day of the event. The rush line for popular events usually starts to form an hour b...

Sat Dec 08, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Visit us on Saturday December 8th for a special storytime featuring local author Patricia Storms. A performance of Patricia's book ...

Thu Nov 22, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Writer, actor, director and comedian, Jay Baruchel, is also part owner and chief creative officer of Chapterhouse Comics. He is best known for his roles in Knocked Up, Tropic Thunder, This Is the End, Almost Famous, Million D...

Mon Nov 19, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELLED...

Tue Nov 27, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

In conversation with Scaachi Koul and Anne T. Donahue will feature readings from their recent books, followed by a Q&A. Moderated by Hannah Sung, Manager - Digital Video and Podcasts at TVO.

Thu Dec 06, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Award-winning YA/children's author Kenneth Oppel discusses the writer's life and craft. Kenneth's 32 books include the Governor General Award-winner ...