Author Talks & Lectures

Wed Mar 20, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

In many instances, investment success can be achieved by avoiding costly mistakes. In this presentation, investors will explore the warning signs in plain sight by understanding the basics of the balance sheet and earnings st...

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 Dec 10, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join the City of Toronto's Resilience Office and Torontonians from across the city for the next milestone in the development of our first ever Resilience Strategy: the development of policy moves and actions. ...

Fri Mar 08, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Mount Pleasant

Join us on International Women's Day to connect with your inner power and take charge of your well-being. Learn how to transform your lifestyle, increase your motivation, set goals, commit to daily self-care and spirituality ...

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

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

Thu Feb 07, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Trailblazing Canadian businesswoman Betty-Ann Heggie (Potash Corp), discusses, "Gender Physics," her theory and practice of rejecting traditional gender roles to achieve personal and professional success by balancing Masculin...

Wed Mar 06, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

It took 100 years from the time the first woman flew in a plane until the first woman entered the International Space Station. Discover how Canadian women broke through the sky blue ceiling as Elizabeth Muir discusses her boo...

Tue Dec 11, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Journalist Shaughnessy Bishop-Stall rose to fame after he spent a year undercover, living with the homeless in Toronto's infamous Tent City, and recounted the experience in his first book, Down to This. He now returns to disc...

Tue Feb 05, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Author, Luciana Longo will read from her cookbook/memoir, 'Si Mangia! Memories, Lessons and Recipes from Italian Immigrant Life' and share the secrets to making the perfect tiramisu! There will be an opportunity to ask questi...

Thu Mar 21, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Referencing his book, Míle míle i gcéin: The Irish Language in Canada, Daniel Doyle explores the fate of Irish Gaelic immigrants. Bringing together census data and historic accounts, he examines the history of the Irish langu...