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Tue May 29, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Kim Stanley Robinson's Mars trilogy (Red Mars, Green Mars, Blue Mars) tells the story of making Mars into a habitable planet. It explores climate change, revolution, and scientific communication in an environment where no one...

Icon of the event How to Profit From the Next Bull Market
Tue Mar 06, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Locke

Alan Dustin is an investment advisor with over 25 years experience and his latest book, How to Profit From the Next Bull Market, is a complete resource for Canadians seeking to master the stock market and secure their financi...

Icon of the event Women's Book Club - A Room of Your Own 19+ presents author Kate Hilton
Fri Feb 23, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

From the nationally bestselling author of...

Icon of the event Brentwood Polish Book Club
Mon Feb 26, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Brentwood

Come out and join other Polish book lovers as they discuss in Polish the novels about animals in a fun and friendly atmosphere....

Icon of the event Victory Lap Retirement
Thu Mar 01, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

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 ...

Icon of the event RBC Taylor Prize Short List
Thu Feb 22, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

An evening with the five finalists of the 2018 RBC Taylor Prize for literary non-fiction. Deborah Dundas moderates the discussion. Presented in partnership with IFOA.

Icon of the event Truth & Lies with Mark Bowden and Tracey Thomson
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Brentwood

The number one body language professional in the world and best-selling author Mark Bowden, and co-founder of Truthplane, Tracey Thomson, on...

Icon of the event The Fruitful City - The Enduring Power of the Urban Food Forest
Wed Jun 13, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

When was the last time you considered eating fruit from a city tree? In Toronto alone, volunteers with Not Far From the Tree have picked almost 150,000 pounds of fruit since 2008. In The Fruitful City, Toronto author Helena M...

Icon of the event Gardening for the Future
Mon Jun 04, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Brentwood

Learn about all the ways that gardening can result in positive environmental change. Lorraine Johnson, author of...

Icon of the event Michael Kaan: The Water Beetles
Tue May 15, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Locke

Chinese-Canadian author, Michael Kaan, on his 2017 novel and finalist for the Govenor General's Literary Awards,