We’re thrilled to be hosting this amazing evening in the Theatre at Central Library on Thursday, October 30 at 7 p.m. An Evening with Emma Donoghue in conversation with Tasneem Jamal is part of the 35th edition of the International Festival of Authors. In addition to the fantastic literary festival held in Toronto each year,… Read More BIG author event: Emma Donoghue in conversation with Tasneem Jamal
On Wednesday night (Oct. 22) we had the pleasure of hosting our annual Volunteer Celebration at Central Library. We’re incredibly lucky – we have more than 400 volunteers, and in 2013 they donated more than 7,500 hours of their time. This is a really diverse group of people. We’ve got a growing number of teens… Read More Our volunteers – an amazing, diverse group!
In Canada, in the fall, many of us understand Anne of Green Gables and her emphatic love of October. The rush of starting new routines in September is over. The trees blaze orange and gold against a dazzling blue sky. It’s cool enough for boots and sweaters, but winter’s icy grasp is still a long… Read More “I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.”