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2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

TPL's writer's community offers weekly workshops, guest authors, member readings, open mic and publications--your opportunity to polish, publish and perform your work....


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Apr 27
Sun May 04
Sun May 11
Sun May 18
Sun May 25
Icon of the event Non-fiction Book Club
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

A book club for people looking to read thought-provoking books. If you like to read non-fiction, this is the place!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 24
Thu May 29
Thu Jun 26
Thu Jul 31
Icon of the event European Book Club
Thu Apr 17, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The European Book Club is a project of the European Union National Institutes for Culture. This month's selection, presented by the Goethe Institut, is "Visitation", a novel by Jenny Erpenbeck. The discussion, in English, wil...

Icon of the event Denise Bukowski: The Toronto Writers Co-op Interview
Thu May 01, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Host John Miller discusses the business and art of Canadian fiction and non-fiction with literary agent Denise Bukowski. As a staff editor Denise worked for Holt, Rinehart and Winston, McClelland and Stewart, McGraw Hill, the...

Icon of the event Bloor/Gladstone Book Club
Thu Apr 24, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for stimulating conversation about this year's One Book Selection, 'The Cellist of Sarajevo'. New members are always welcome.

Icon of the event Toronto Writers' Co-operative
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

TPL's writer's community offers weekly workshops, guest authors, member readings, open mic and publications--your opportunity to polish, publish and perform your work....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 10
Thu Jul 24
Thu Aug 07
Icon of the event Sister Writes - Creative Writing Program for Women
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bloor/Gladstone

Are you a woman who likes to write stories? Or stories about her own life? Want to work with women writers to publish a magazine? Sister Writes, a creative writing program for women, is starting its fall session this Septembe...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 22
Tue Apr 29
Tue May 06
Tue May 13
Tue May 20
Icon of the event LGBTQ Literary Speed Dating (ages: 19-35)
Mon Jun 23, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Join us as we celebrate World Pride 2014 with a special edition of LGBTQ Literary Speed Dating (ages: 19-35). Share your love of books, film, and music with like-minded individuals. Please note that you must pre-register for ...

Icon of the event Book discussion of The Cellist of Sarajevo
Tue Apr 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

22 people are killed in siege - torn Sarajevo, as they line up to buy bread. A cellist vows to honour their memory by playing Albinoni's Adagio for 22 days. Based on a true incident, author Steven Galloway...

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Thu Jun 26, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

In celebration of World Pride 2014, please join us as we discuss Jodi Picoult's, Sing You Home. This is the story of a lesbian fighting for the right to use frozen embryos created by her and her ex-husband.