Author Talks & Lectures

Thu Nov 15, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

This year marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Karl Marx. ...

Thu Jan 17, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

The rules of retirement have changed - people are living longer and have to finance as many years in retirement as they had in their entire working career. So what will thirty or forty years, or more, in retirement look like ...

Thu Dec 06, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Victoria Village

Rose McCormick Brandon will discuss the stories of Canada's British Home Children, the topic of her latest book, Promises of Home: Stories of Canada's British Home Children.

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 ...

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 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.

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...