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Book Clubs & Writers' Groups

Icon of the event Afternoon Book Club
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

Join other book lovers in your community and participate in lively discussions of popular books. It is free to join and books are provided by the library.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 06
Tue Jun 03
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7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

If you are not available during the day, this is your chance to join a book club. Gather with other book lovers to discuss a selection of popular titles. It is free to join and the books are provided by the library.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 13
Tue Jun 10
Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Northern Elms

Join Library staff for entertaining book talks. Refreshments will be provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 01
Thu Jun 05
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7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parkdale

Creative writing group meets once a month to discuss their current writing projects. Self-guided group. Please register at the Information Desk.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 06
Tue Jun 03
Tue Jul 01
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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 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...

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 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 Book Salon: Global Affairs
Ongoing event running from Wed Apr 30, 2014 - Wed Jun 25, 2014
Parkdale

Join moderator Sean McKay for a friendly and lively group discussion based on these books covering global topics....

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...