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Icon of the event Parliament Library Teen Book Club
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Come join us as we read book 2 "pretties" from the exciting series "uglies" by Scott Westerfeld. Book Club members are also invited to participate by reading out loud with the rest of the group. (12 to 19yrs) You can ask for...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 21
Tue Oct 28
Icon of the event Learn to Write Creative Non-Ficton with Donna Kakonge
Thu Oct 16, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
College/Shaw

Want to write your own story? Want to explore writing creative non-fiction? Come meet local author Donna Kakonge, an author of several published works, including "How to talk to crazy people" "How to write creative non-fictio...

Icon of the event Tea and Murder
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Wychwood

Enjoy listening to mystery book talks once a month.For all mystery lovers. Please pre-register.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 16
Thu Nov 20
Thu Jan 22
Icon of the event Thrilling Tales!  A Story Time for Adults
12:05 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Love a good story? Sit back, relax and escape from the everyday as we bring you thrilling short stories expertly read, and well-calculated to keep you entertained. Just bring ears, imagination, and less than an hour of your t...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 03
Fri Oct 10
Fri Oct 17
Fri Oct 24
Fri Oct 31
Icon of the event First Novels Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Join us for stimulating conversation. Book club members will read first novels written by Canadian writers. Visit the branch to pick up a copy of next month's read....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 07
Tue Nov 04
Tue Dec 02
Icon of the event Two-Spirit Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Spadina Road

Do you a love/hate reolationship with Queer theory, a novel that changed you? Come and share it with us. Join us for stimulating book discussion about two-spirited fiction, non-fiction, short stories, plays and poems. All are...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 16
Thu Nov 20
Thu Jan 15
Icon of the event Read Aloud Classics. Antony and Cleopatra and Caesar and Cleopatra
2:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Deer Park

Join a group reading of Shakespeare's Antony and Clepatra followed by Bernard Shaw's Caesar and Cleopatra. Compare the two works, the style, the characters, the themes.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 06
Mon Oct 20
Mon Nov 03
Mon Nov 10
Mon Nov 17
Icon of the event Albion Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Join us for stimulating conversation the first Tuesday of every month from 7 - 8 pm. At every meeting, you and your club members select a different book to discuss at the meeting. New Members are always welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 07
Tue Nov 04
Tue Dec 02
Tue Jan 06
Icon of the event Evening Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Morningside

Meet monthly to discuss your views on selected books. All are welcome. For more information or to register call 416-396-8881.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 09
Thu Nov 13
Thu Dec 11
Icon of the event Crossing Gibraltar Women's Writing Workshop
10:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Morningside

Facilitated by Cahoots Theatre, Crossing Gibraltar is a program designed to provide adult newcomer and refugee women an opportunity to write and share their experiences in a variety of ways....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 04
Sat Oct 11
Sat Oct 18