Author Talks & Lectures

Wed Apr 17, 2019 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Deer Park

Shelley Wood is a writer, journalist, and editor. She appears to discuss her debut novel, ...

Thu Mar 14, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Author and journalist James FitzGerald discusses his life and craft. His ...

Mon May 06, 2019 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Do you have a fear of Public Speaking?...

Tue Mar 12, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Vanessa Sasson discusses her novel Yasodhara, which combines fiction and the fabulism of Indian mythology to tell the story of the Buddha's wife. ...

Thu Jun 20, 2019 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Nancy Drew Sleuths are having their annual convention in Toronto this year. Come listen to a line up of speakers and celebrate Nancy Drew, a timeless character that has trail blazed through generations of fans since the 1...

Sat Apr 06, 2019 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Deer Park

Join author and illustrator Lisa Lucas and Laurie Stein for a reading of their new book, Spectacularly Beautiful. Based on a true story about the hope and resiliency of a young refugee student. Followed by a craft inspired by...

Mon Apr 08, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Barry Lopez is an American author, essayist, and fiction writer whose work is known for its humanitarian and environmental concerns. ...

Mon Mar 18, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Toronto-based author and personal finance speaker, Gordon Stein shares easy financial "recipes" from his ...

Tue Feb 26, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

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