Author Talks & Lectures

Tue Nov 13, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Writers of all levels are invited to learn the dos and don'ts of navigating the public funding landscape with representatives from the Toronto Arts Council, Ontario Arts Council, and Canada Council for the Arts. Presented by ...

Tue Nov 13, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Please join us for our next open mic night on Tuesday, November 13th from 6:30-8pm where our special guest will be the Poet Laureate of Halifax, Afua Cooper.

Wed Nov 14, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

UPDATE Oct 24, 12:30pm: 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 ...

Thu Nov 15, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Mount Pleasant

The Crime Writers of Canada will provide us with an introduction to local authors and to crime books that feature the great city of Toronto. Featured authors will each do a reading, followed by a panel discussion on what make...

Thu Nov 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Beloved Canadian Mystery Writer Robert Rotenberg visits Deer Park to talk about his Detective Greene series set in Toronto.His latest book is "Heart of the City". If you are not a member of the Tea & Murder Book Club register

Thu Nov 15, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Joey Jacobson, a young Jewish man from Westmount on the Island of Montreal, trained as a navigator and bomb-aimer in Western Canada. On arriving in England he was assigned to No. 106 Squadron, a British unit tasked with the b...

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. ...

Mon Nov 19, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELLED...

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A three-part lecture series by lawyer, activist and former Chatelaine legal columnist, Linda Silver Dranoff.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 20
Tue Nov 20, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Susan Orlean, the bestselling author of The Orchid Thief, and staff writer for The New Yorker discusses her most recent book, a dazzling love letter to one of our most beloved institutions, libraries. ...