READINGS this week
Thursday, May 17
AntOniO nicAsO Organized- crime expert discusses his life. 6: 30 pm. Free. Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge. towc@ live. com. FestivAl OF trees Literary fest for young readers. May 15- 17, May 17 in French. $ 15.50. Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay W. forestfestivaloftrees. ca. MichAel KAAn Discussing his novel The Water Beetles. 7 pm. Free. Agincourt Library, 155 Bonis. tpl. ca/ ehlist.
Friday, May 18
will AitKen And Anne cArsOn Discussion on Antigone Undone. 6 pm. Free ( ticket required). Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge. tpl. ca/ appelsalon.
Tuesday, May 22
Art bAr pOetry series Readings by Edward Nixon and Merle Nudelman. 8 pm. $ 5. Free Times Cafe, 320 College. artbar. org. dystOpiA bOOK club Monthly discussion on dystopian novels. 7- 8 pm. Free. Lillian H. Smith Library, 239 College. 416- 393- 7746. Kelli KOrducKi Launch for Hard To Do: The Surprising, Feminist History of Breaking Up. 7 pm. Free. Loveless Cafe, 1430 Dundas W. facebook. com/ events/ 736585149877492. lOst And FOund: OrphAn 32 GOes hOMe Thanh Campbell, a war orphan rescued from Vietnam in 1975, launches children’s book. 6: 30 pm. Free. S. Walter Stewart Library, 170 Memorial Park. 416- 396- 3975.
Wednesday, May 23
AndreA bAin Author/ CBC host talks about her book, Single Girl Problems. 7 pm. Free. Northern District Library, 40 Orchard View. tpl. ca/ ehlist. bAnGlAdeshi lOve stOries Arif Anwar presents his debut novel, The Storm. 7 pm. Free. Lillian H. Smith Library, 239 College. tpl. ca. ellin bessner Discussing her book Double Threat. 6: 30 pm. Free. Barbara Frum Library, 20 Covington. 416- 935- 5440, tpl. ca.