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Icon of the event Developing Characters and Dialogue in Fiction
Tue Oct 11, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to develop credible characters and make their dialogue sing. Author and editor Sharon A. Crawford uses excerpts from her short story collection "Beyond the Tripping Point" and novel "Beyond Blood" to illustrate. Wri...

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

Wondering what to read next? Join us for a cup of tea and a lively presentation of books.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 21
Icon of the event Book Discussion
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Lively discussion of selected books.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 13
Wed Aug 10
Wed Sep 14
Wed Oct 12
Icon of the event Fiction Book Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us for an interesting discussion on the last Wednesday of the month. On June 29, we will discuss "The Gargoyle" by Andrew Davidson. For information, please call 416-396-3975 or visit our reference desk.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 29
Wed Jul 27
Wed Aug 31
Wed Sep 28
Icon of the event Shakespeare Readers
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Monthly readings of Shakespeare's works. Have fun reading Shakespeare aloud. To read or not to read...participants can volunteer to read a part or simply listen. For more information please call the branch at 416-393-7703.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 16
Sat Aug 20
Sat Sep 17
Sat Oct 15
Icon of the event Saturday Writers
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Read from and discuss works in progress. Prose, poetry, essays welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 02
Sat Jul 09
Sat Jul 16
Sat Jul 23
Sat Jul 30
Icon of the event Making Your Short Stories Sparkle and Sell
Wed Jun 29, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Do short stories come from real life, imagination, or both? How do you market short stories? For June's East End Writers' Group meeting join fiction authors Rosemary McCracken (shortlisted for the 2014 Derringer Award), Madel...

Icon of the event Nonfiction Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us on the second Thursday of the month (except July and August) for a discussion on selected non-fiction books. On September 8 we will be discussing "Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Woman's Prison" by Piper Kerman....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 08
Thu Oct 13
Icon of the event East End Writers' Group
7:00 pm - 9:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Read and discuss works in progress. The group is led by editor and author Sharon Crawford. For information please call 416-396-3975 or email Sharon Crawford at words@samcraw.com


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 29
Wed Jul 27
Wed Sep 28