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Book Clubs & Writers' Groups

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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 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...

Icon of the event Une Causerie Littéraire
Mon Jul 21, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Venez découvrir votre prochain coup-de-coeur durant cette discussion de romans classiques, contemporains, et graphiques.

Icon of the event Mystery Book Club
Tue May 06, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Lawrence

Join us for the discussion of Before I Go To Sleep by S J Watson....

Icon of the event Jan Wong: The Toronto Writers Co-op Interview
Sat May 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Jan Wong discusses the writer's life and craft with host, John Miller. At 19, Jan Wong was one of the first Westerners to study in China. Her book "Red China Blues" -- one of Time's top 10 books of 1996 -- recounts her stor...

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Ongoing event running from Mon Mar 10, 2014 - Mon Jun 30, 2014
Parliament Street

Do you need feedback on your writing? Read from and discuss your works in progress: prose, poetry, essays. Mondays 6:30-8:00 pm.

Icon of the event Adult Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Join us for a lively group discussion of a specific book at each meeting. For more information or to register visit the branch or call 416-396-8890.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 23
Wed May 28
Wed Jun 25
Icon of the event Malvern Afternoon Book Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Join us for an exciting afternoon of great books and conversation. Please register and pick up your copy at the Information Desk....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 20
Tue Jun 17
Tue Jul 15
Icon of the event St. Lawrence Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
St. Lawrence

May 20 Discussion of Tears of the Desert by Halima Bashir...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 20
Tue Jun 17
Tue Jul 15
Icon of the event  Mystery Book Club: Meet Author and Critic Jack Batten
Tue Jun 03, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Lawrence

Jack Batten has been a journalist, a radio personality, a writer of mysteries and other books and now reviews mysteries for The Toronto Star.