Information session

Architectural Tour of the Ontario Legislative Building

Celebrate Ontario Heritage Week with a virtual Architectural Tour of the Legislative Building.  This interactive presentation is in partnership with the Legislative Assembly of Ontario.To pre-register email:

Microsoft Teams webinar link will be emailed to registrants.
February 17th, 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Homeschooling Your Children is Fine: Reassurance from a Grownup Homeschooler

Are you worried about your kids being isolated by homeschooling or virtual schooling during the pandemic? Join Polly, a grownup homeschooler (who is now your friendly APL Children's Librarian) on Zoom, for a reassuring and funny chat about the weird and wonderful experiences of her home and unschooled career, K-12 (well, OAC back then). 

Register by emailing Polly at

Monday February 8, 7:00-7:30 pm

February 8th, 7:00pm to 7:30pm

Ever wanted to learn how people get into unique professions? In this video series, Sam Marchello interviews a variety of amazing individuals working in industries such as gaming, technology, and many more!

Visit us at to view this program!

Repeats every month on February, March, April on the third Thursday 4 times .
January 21st, 7:00pm to 7:15pm
February 18th, 7:00pm to 7:15pm
March 18th, 7:00pm to 7:15pm
April 15th, 7:00pm to 7:15pm


The COVID-19 pandemic reinforces the importance of the social determinants of health

It has been known since the mid 1850s that the primary factors shaping health are living and working conditions. Canada has produced many documents about these social determinants of health but provides a discouraging portrait concerning their quality and equitable distribution. The COVID-19 pandemic has served to reinforce these understandings yet the prospect of government action on these issues remains uncertain. 

January 27th, 12:00pm to 12:45pm

“Claim the vote, claim the country? Part II: Key takeaways from the 2020 US election.”

Join us for a special edition of Scholars Hub @ Home.  

Adam Churchard, PhD candidate in Politics, and Dr. Anna Agathangelou, Professor in Politics, return to discuss their five most important issues emerging from the 2020 US election and the rocky transfer of power between Trump and Biden.

Audience members will be given unique access to Adam and Anna’s expertise on all things democracy with the opportunity to submit their most pressing questions to be answered during a live Q&A session following their discussion. 


January 21st, 12:00pm to 12:45pm