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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for a stimulating introduction to new and interesting books with light refreshments and conversation, uncover hidden treasures at your local library!


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 27
Tue Apr 24
Tue May 29
Icon of the event Canada vs. The Crown with David Johnson
Thu Jun 07, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: City Hall

With Prince Charles soon to be King of Canada, author David Johnson reviews Canada?s history with the British monarchy, its relevance in the 21st century and his new book,

Icon of the event Excessive Force with Alok Mukherjee
Thu Apr 12, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: City Hall

Alok Mukherjee, author of Excessive Force, recounts his time as the 2005-2015 Chair of the Toronto Police Services Board ? one of the most tumultuous decade the force faced including the G20 debacle, carding of Toronto?s Blac...

Icon of the event Ruth Marshall: Walk It Off
Thu Mar 08, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: City Hall

After a debilitating diagnosis turned her life upside down, Actress Ruth Marshall, best known for her roles in

Icon of the event Lydia Kwa: Oracle Bone
Tue May 15, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Downsview

Writer and psychologist Lydia Kwa on a tale of good and evil,

Icon of the event Worry-Free Money - Stop Budgeting, Start Living!
Thu Apr 12, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Managing your money can be frustrating and confusing. Life is expensive. Whether you make $30,000 or $130,000 a year, it can feel like you're constantly broke....