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Icon of the event Literary Speed Dating
Fri Aug 19, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet other singles who share your interests? Literary Speed Dating is a fun and easy way to meet lots of potential dates in one evening with a cute book-themed twist. Participants are given five minutes to chat with e...

Icon of the event Women & Trans Literary Speed Dating
Fri Jun 24, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet other women and trans folks who share your interests? Literary Speed Dating is a fun and easy way to meet lots of potential dates and friends in one evening, with a cute book-themed twist. Participants are given ...

Icon of the event Judy Fong Bates: the Toronto Writers' Co-op Interview
Sat Jun 04, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Judy Fong Bates discusses the writer's life and craft with host, John Miller. Judy's award-winning 'Midnight at the Dragon Café' was the Toronto Public Library's One Book Selection, and her 2010 memoir, 'The Year of Finding M...

Icon of the event Adult Fanfiction Writers' Coalition
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

If you read, write, or are just plain enthusiastic about fanfiction, this is the group for you. Join us each month to discuss each other's work as well as all things fandom. All adults 18+ welcome. This is a LGBTQIA2S+ safe s...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Tue Jun 28
Tue Jul 26
Icon of the event Asian Heritage Book Discussion -
Mon May 30, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us as journalist and emerging author Jennilee Austria leads us through a discussion of Manila-born author, Mia Alvar's

Icon of the event ATELIER d'écriture OULIPO QUI BIEN Y PENSE « Jonglez avec les mots »
Sat May 28, 2016 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

L'Oulipo nous montre l'exemple, nous offre une pratique en proposant une démarche et des contraintes éprouvées qui stimulent l'imaginaire créatif....

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 May 26
Thu Jun 30
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 25
Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Wondering what to read next? Join us for a cup of tea and a lively presentation of books. For more information visit the branch or call 416-393-7746.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 25
Wed Jun 29
Wed Jul 27
Wed Aug 24
Icon of the event Book Club: Thursdays
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 19
Thu Jun 23
Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Elmbrook Park

Enjoy reading? Join library staff for a cup of tea and find out about new and interesting books.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 19
Thu Jun 16