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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Marissa Stapley: Things To Do When It's Raining
Wed May 30, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

Nationally best-selling author Marissa Stapley of ...

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 May 29
Tue Jun 26
Tue Jul 31
Tue Aug 28
Icon of the event Author Visit: Suzanne Del Rizzo
Thu Jul 05, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Centennial

Join local author/illustrator Suzanne Del Rizzo to learn about the making of her book ...

Icon of the event The Long and Connected History of Roncevalles & Parkdale
Thu Jun 14, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: High Park

The Sunnyside Historical Society presents: The Long and Connected History of Roncevalles and Parkdale; a history about the architecture of Roncesvalles properties from 1780-present.

Icon of the event Caribbean Carnival: Author Nadia Hohn visits Palmerston
Thu May 31, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

It's Carnival time. The first Carnival since Malaika's mother moved to Canada to find a good job and provide for Malaika and her grandmother. Her mother promised she would send money for a costume, but when the money doesn't ...

Icon of the event Author Visit: Kevin Sylvester
Mon Jul 23, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Kevin Sylvester will present stories from his award-winning series The Neil Flambe Capers and MINRs, as well as stories from his many non-fiction books. Kevin will also present his patented 5-second cartooning class. Kids won...

Icon of the event Carribean Carnival: Author Nadia Hohn visits High Park Library
Tue Jul 31, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: High Park

It?s Carnival time. The first Carnival since Malaika's mother moved to Canada to find a good job and provide for Malaika and her grandmother. Her mother promised she would send money for a costume, but when the money doesn?t ...

Icon of the event Cormac McCarthy's Blood Meridian as Dystopia
Wed Jun 13, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

Utopia is the title of Sir Thomas More's playfully ironic 1516 book about an ideal city-state discovered in the New World. "Utopia" is Greek and it literally means "no place," that is, no place could be as good as this. Utop...