The North Toronto Historical Society – Guest Speaker Series

The North Toronto Historical Society has guest speakers every month. Meetings are held on the last Wednesday of the month at Northern District Library, 40 Orchard View Blvd., 2nd Floor.  

Please click here for details as dates and events may change.

2018 Talks:

The North Toronto Historical Society and Northern District Library cosponsor the following talks:

February 28, 2018 – York County Archaeology and the Underground Railway

March 28, 2018 – Marjorie Pickthall (1883-1922) Canada’s Darling Poet

For more details and to see the meeting schedule, please click here.

Admission is free and everyone is welcome. Refreshments are available from 7:10 pm. These events are cosponsored by the North Toronto Historical Society and Northern District Library.

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Past Talks from 2017:

According to the North Toronto Historical Society’s website, the November 29th, 2017 meeting will feature: ” Newsgirls: Gutsy Pioneers in Pre-Feminist Times. Donna Jean Mackinnon, a former reporter for the Toronto Star, will speak about her new book, Newsgirls: Gutsy Pioneers in Canada’s Newsrooms, an account of 10 ground-breaking girl reporters who carved out their careers in pre-feminist times.”