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Book Clubs & Writers' Groups

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Ongoing event running from Mon Mar 10, 2014 - Mon Dec 29, 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.

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9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
High Park

Read from and discuss works in progress. Prose, poetry, essays welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 02
Sat Aug 09
Sat Aug 16
Sat Aug 23
Sat Aug 30
Icon of the event Canada: My New Home - Literature, Art, Culture and Traditions
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Centennial

This Library Settlement program run by the YMCA Newcomer Information Center invites all newcomers to share in the discovery of their new country and culture. Come and participate in readings and discussions about Canada.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 04
Mon Aug 11
Mon Aug 18
Mon Aug 25
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6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Runnymede

Come and listen to professional storytellers as well as tell your own stories! Weekly topics include: Stories of migration, travel tales, local stories, creation myths, and humourous stories. Please phone the branch on 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 06
Wed Aug 13
Icon of the event Write On! PROGRAM IS FULL
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bendale

Write On! is a creative writing and story-telling workshop for writers 55+. Write, collect, and share your stories, learn about self-publishing, and collaborate to create a written anthology!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 07
Thu Aug 14
Thu Aug 21
Thu Aug 28
Icon of the event Book Discussion
6:45 pm - 7:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
High Park

Lively discussion of selected books.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 13
Icon of the event The Big Shadows: Detective Film & Book Discussion series  (The Long Goodbye)
Thu Aug 14, 2014 | 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm
High Park

First, watch Robert Altman's classic film The Long Goodbye at the Revue Cinema on Thursday July 24 at 6:45 pm. Author and Globe and Mail critic Geoff Pevere will discuss the film before and after the showing. http://revue...

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6:30 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Runnymede

Creative writing group meets once a month to discuss their current writing projects. Please phone 416-393-7697 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 19
Icon of the event City Hall Brown Bag Book Club
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
City Hall

Join us at lunch time for a stimulating discussion of this month's novel. Upcoming titles:...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 21
Thu Sep 18
Thu Oct 16
Thu Nov 20
Icon of the event First Novels Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Join us for stimulating conversation. Book club members will read first novels written by Canadian writers. Visit the branch to pick up a copy of next month's read....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 02
Tue Oct 07
Tue Nov 04