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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
Icon of the event Evening Book Club
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 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 Sister Writes - Creative Writing Program for Women
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bloor/Gladstone

Are you a woman who likes to write stories? Or stories about her own life? Want to work with women writers to publish a magazine? Sister Writes, a creative writing program for women, is starting its fall session this Septembe...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 22
Tue Apr 29
Tue May 06
Tue May 13
Tue May 20
Icon of the event Book Club @ Pape/Danforth
Ongoing event running from Tue Oct 01, 2013 - Sat May 31, 2014
Pape/Danforth

Join Pape/Danforth Library staff for a lively and entertaining discussion on selected book titles. Membership may be at capacity please check with the branch regarding availability and registration....

Icon of the event Elmbrook Book Club
Thu Apr 24, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Elmbrook Park

Join us for stimulating conversation about this year's One Book Selection, 'The Cellist of Sarajevo'. New members are always welcome.

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 Writers' Group
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 Elmbrook Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Elmbrook Park

Join us for stimulating conversation. You and your fellow book club members decide in advance what books you want to read. New members are always welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 29
Thu Jun 26
Thu Jul 31
Icon of the event Book Club
Thu Jun 26, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

In celebration of World Pride 2014, please join us as we discuss Jodi Picoult's, Sing You Home. This is the story of a lesbian fighting for the right to use frozen embryos created by her and her ex-husband.