Author Talks & Lectures

Wed Feb 06, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Humans aren't hard-wired to be good investors: we all have instincts and biases that sabotage the way we manage money.

Mon Jan 21, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

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

Mon Dec 03, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

In January 2000, Beverley McLachlin was appointed Chief Justice of Canada, the first woman to ever hold the position. In those nearly 18 years, McLachlin oversaw cases that involved key decisions about religion, Quebec secess...

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 22, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Aminder Dhaliwal discusses the new print edition of her wildly popular Instagram comic, Woman World, about a world with no men. Readers everywhere will now understand what her 150K followers already know: Dhaliwal's voice add...

Tue Dec 04, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

John Irving is one of the most creative and beloved in America. Nominated for a National Book Award three times and winning for his novel ...

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

Tue Nov 27, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

In conversation with Scaachi Koul and Anne T. Donahue will feature readings from their recent books, followed by a Q&A.

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...