Author Talks & Lectures

Fri Jun 14, 2019 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jane/Sheppard

A Voice In Three Languages. Gianna Patriarca discusses the experience of writing and publishing in 3 languages - English, Italian and Ciociaro dialect - and reads selections from her work. Her books reflect upon the experienc...

Fri Jun 14, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Humber Bay

in July 1917, renowned Canadian painter Tom Thomson mysteriously disappeared while canoeing in Algonquin Park. Speculators have offered wild theories of his fate. Cultural historian Gregory Klages offers an authoritative re...

Sat Aug 31, 2019 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Jane/Sheppard

The University Bound with WADOKA Academy (UBWW) program caters to students ranging from JK to Grade 8 and runs every Saturday at York University. In addition to practicing martial arts, the Read to Succeed portion of this pr...

Tue Jun 04, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Sherlock Holmes has a troubled relationship with labour, often oscillating between cocaine and ambition, between the drowsiness occasioned by the drug and the energy inherent in his character. This lecture focuses on The Houn...

Thu Jul 25, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Humber Bay

Come and join award-winning children's author, Andrew Larsen, for a writing workshop.

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Discussions on local history subjects about your neighbourhood.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 28
Sat Jun 01, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join local author Luciana Longo for an entertaining afternoon of storytelling and tiramisu making as she shares her journey of writing her memoir/cookbook ...

Fri Jun 07, 2019 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Toronto journalist, Paolo Canciani, is celebrating his career of 50 years in journalism (Newspaper, Radio, TV). He has recently published a book ...

Mon Jul 08, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Que font les animaux pendant la nuit ? Dorment-ils ou font-ils la fête ? Venez écouter Tellement sauvage ! Une drôle d'histoire de camping avec l'auteure jeunesse Mireille Messier. ...

Thu May 23, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Humber Bay

Make the big banks work for you, not against you! ...