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Icon of the event Short Story Workshop
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Spadina Road

Have you always wanted to write a short story but don't know where to begin? In this workshop, experienced writing instructor Bob Simmons will guide participants through the process of writing a short story. Sessions will be ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 28
Icon of the event Book Club
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Spadina Road

Join fellow book lovers for a lively discussion....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 16
Thu Jul 21
Thu Aug 18
Icon of the event Historical Fiction Writers? Group
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

HFWG members normally meet biweekly (except in July & August) to present and critique manuscripts. Space is limited and registration is required. Please contact hfwg.toronto@gmail.com for more information. The meeting takes ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 10
Icon of the event Tea and Books
11:00 am - 12:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Join library staff and discuss new books or timely favourites.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 27
Fri Jun 24
Icon of the event ATELIER d'écriture OULIPO QUI BIEN Y PENSE « Jonglez avec les mots »
Sat May 28, 2016 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

L'Oulipo nous montre l'exemple, nous offre une pratique en proposant une démarche et des contraintes éprouvées qui stimulent l'imaginaire créatif....

Icon of the event Toronto in Literature Book Club
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Discover Toronto in Literature! Join us each month for an informal group discussion about a selected book set in Toronto....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 09
Thu Jul 14
Thu Aug 11
Thu Sep 08
Icon of the event Exchanging Notes: the interview with Robert J. Sawyer
Sat Sep 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Acclaimed SF author Robert J. Sawyer discusses the writer?s life and craft. Robert is the author of 23 novels, and the winner of the Hugo Award, the Nebula Award, the Prix Aurora, the Arthur Ellis Award, and the John W. Camp...

Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Discuss new books and old favourites with library staff over a cup of tea. For more information visit the branch in person or call 416-393-7663.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 01
Icon of the event Club de Lecture
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Spadina Road

This is a book club for people who are fluent in French. Registration is required. Program is currently full, inquire about wait list....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 26
Icon of the event Exchanging Notes: the Interview with Judy Fong Bates
Sat Jun 04, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Judy Fong Bates discusses the writer's life and craft with host, John Miller. Judy's award-winning 'Midnight at the Dragon Café' was the Toronto Public Library's One Book Selection, and her 2010 memoir, 'The Year of Finding M...