History & Genealogy

Wed Feb 20, 2019 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Join Sheila White for the fascinating story of her famous aunt Portia White (1911-1968), a nationally recognized person of historical significance featured in museum and library collections. ...

Wed Mar 20, 2019 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Join Alan Redway, author of ...

Wed Apr 17, 2019 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Join transit historians Trevor Parkins-Sciberras and David Reigate for a fascinating talk displaying amazing vintage photographs, vintage film footage and Lego replicas of TTC vehicles. From horse drawn to motorized transit, ...

Wed May 15, 2019 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Join author and journalist Charlie Wilkins highlighting some of the more heroic and exotic schemes and ambitions that brought land surveyors to the fore in the making of Ontario during the 19th and early 20th centuries.