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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 on the second Thursday of each month for an informal group discussion about a selected book set in Toronto....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 12
Icon of the event Toronto Writers' Co-operative Anthology Launch
Sun Nov 06, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Toronto Writers' Co-operative is launching Voices, the annual anthology of members' prose and poetry. For further information please contact towc@live.com.

Icon of the event Cordelia Strube, Fiction Workshop: Rejuvenating the Fictional Impulse
Sat Oct 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Cordelia Strube will lead a workshop that encourages writers to swim against the current, to take chances, make mistakes and try new approaches. Combining the essential elements of prose (narrative drive, voice, setting, cha...

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 Jan 21
Icon of the event Non Fiction Book Club
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A book club for people looking to read thought-provoking books. If you like to read non-fiction, this is the place!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 27
Thu Nov 24
Icon of the event Serbian Book Club
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Please join us in the Serbian literary book discussions. All are welcome. No registration required. This program will be conducted in the Serbian language....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 29
Sat Nov 26
Icon of the event Toronto Writers' Co-operative
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Weekly workshops, usually on Sundays (except in July and August when it is bi-weekly), guest authors, member readings, open mic and publications - your opportunity to polish and perform your work. Please note that the 2016 ed...


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Oct 02
Sun Oct 16
Sun Oct 23
Sun Oct 30
Sun Nov 13
Icon of the event Exchanging Notes: the Interview with Farzana Doctor
Sat Nov 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Novelist Farzana Doctor discusses the writer's life and craft. NOW Magazine called Farzana's Stealing Nasreen "a unique contribution to CanLit." Six Metres of Pavement won a 2012 Lambda Literary Award and was short-listed for...

Icon of the event Monday Afternoon Book Chat
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us to chat about good books in an informal setting. Library staff will present new and recommended titles. Share your own favorites with the group. All are welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 17
Mon Nov 21
Mon Dec 12
Mon Jan 16
Icon of the event The Joy of Writing
7:00 pm - 8:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Queen/Saulter

The Joy of Writing is a weekly writers' workshop and gathering where we read, write, laugh and inspire each other. Call Lucille at 416-461-3700 for more information. Tuesday evenings at the Ralph Thornton Centre, Mezzanine Le...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25