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.

  • Toronto Reference Library
    789 Yonge Street, Toronto

    Annual Donor Appreciation Event

    Donor Event - Benedict FamilyA night in celebration of your generosity as a Library donor!

  • Cocktails and Conversation | Sheila Heti

    Emily DuftonAn exclusive discussion with the acclaimed writer of How Should a Person Be? —  recognized as a New York Times Notable Book and referred to by Time magazine as “one of the most talked-about books of the year.” Shelia will speak on her new novel, Motherhood, a funny and poignant look at one of life’s biggest decisions

  • Spadina Road Branch
    10 Spadina Road, Toronto

    Edible Book Club with the Last Schmaltz

    Johl nish dishFrom 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.