Author Talks & Lectures

Tue Jan 22, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Join us at Parliament Street Library for a very special evening featuring readings from Toronto Public Library?s very own Joanne Schwartz (Town Is By The Sea) and Bernadette Gabay Dyer (Chasing the Banyan Wind). All are welco...

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 Feb 11, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

What is to be done about world economic and political crises? We need a solution. In The World United, Joseph Cazara is that person. He establishes a new world government, the United Society of Earth, or USE. But can it l...

Wed Feb 20, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Main Street

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

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

Michael Pawlowski presents Niagara Black Waters Flow Deep, an historical account of Solomon Moseby's flight from slavery in Kentucky in 1837, his experience with freedom in Canada, seizure by American bounty hunters and the r...

Thu Feb 21, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us as we welcome Sociologist and Researcher Dr. Jennifer Mills of The Harriet Tubman Institute at York University as she discusses racism and it's implications in Canada. ...

Fri Feb 22, 2019 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Malvern

No one would have expected a shy, Black kid from Scarborough to become the author of 12 books, but Dwayne Morgan's life embodies embracing the unexpected. A Scarborough Walk of Fame inductee, Morgan will share the thoughts an...

Wed Mar 06, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Runnymede

Johnny Bower came to be known as one of the greatest Toronto Maple Leafs of all time. He was known as a tough, ageless player who wanted nothing more than to be in the crease night after night. He spent eleven seasons with t...

Thu Mar 07, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Morningside

In Celebrating International Women's day join us for a presentation from author Anubha Mehta. Peacock in the Snow is the story of a woman's journey across continents, cultures and generations to find love and hope. There will...

Tue Mar 19, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

A Novel of the Royal Wedding...