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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 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 LGBTQ Bookclub
Mon Jul 11, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Please join us for our inaugural meeting. Play ice breaker games, get to know each other and discuss your favourite LGTBQ books and authors....

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6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Share your written work with local writers. All are welcome. For more information or to register, visit the library in person or call 416-393-7663.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 04
Mon Jul 11
Mon Jul 18
Mon Jul 25
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 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 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
Icon of the event Memory Lane: The Gift of Our Stories
11:30 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

"Storytelling has seen a strong resurgence in recent times. Even in this age of high technology, people realize that stories are powerful. Studies suggest that they stimulate our minds in ways that other art and education med...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 27