There’s always something going on for New Collection members. Become a New Collectioner and join us for Cocktails & Conversation, Edible Book Club, Meet & Greets, and Toronto Off the Page events. New Collection members also get access to a limited number of reserved seats for Appel Salon events.

To RSVP to events or if you have questions, contact Ashley Boucher at 416-393-7073 or aboucher@torontopubliclibrary.ca

Here is a list of upcoming New Collection events.

  • Cocktails and Conversation | Dr. Sandy Skotnicki

    Dr skotnicki_sandyJoin us for an evening of skin–and self–care as Dr. Sandy Skotnicki, the founding director of the Bay Dermatology Centre and Assistant Professor at University of Toronto, talks on her new book Beyond Soap: The Real Truth About What You Are Doing to Your Skin and How to Fix It for a Beautiful, Healthy Glow. In this surprising and remarkably practical book, practising dermatologist Dr. Sandy Skotnicki reveals the harmful effects of modern skincare habits and provides a step-by-step guide to preserve the microbiome, fight aging and develop beautiful, problem-free skin.

  • Edible Book Club with the Last Schmaltz

    Anthony RoseFrom one of Toronto’s most magnetic chefs and restaurateurs comes a cookbook that has just the right amount of schmaltz! Anthony Rose is the chef and co-owner of Toronto gems Rose and Sons, Big Crow, Fat Pasha, Schmaltz Appetizing, Bar Begonia and Madame Boeuf. Join us for a night of food, laughter and a look into his debut cookbook, The Last Schmaltz.