Toronto Public Library Homepage

Book Clubs & Writers' Groups

Icon of the event Tea & Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

Discuss new books and old favourites with library staff. Call branch at 416-394-5330 for more information. Please note that February 27, 2014, meeting is cancelled.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 24
Thu May 29
Thu Jun 26
Icon of the event Non-fiction Book Club
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
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 Apr 24
Thu May 29
Thu Jun 26
Thu Jul 31
Icon of the event Saturday Writers
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 Apr 26
Sat May 03
Sat May 10
Sat May 17
Sat May 24
Icon of the event Toronto Writers Co-operative
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

TPL's writer's community offers weekly workshops, guest authors, member readings, open mic and publications--your opportunity to polish, publish and perform your work....


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Apr 27
Sun May 04
Sun May 11
Sun May 18
Sun May 25
Icon of the event Book discussion of The Cellist of Sarajevo
Tue Apr 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

22 people are killed in siege - torn Sarajevo, as they line up to buy bread. A cellist vows to honour their memory by playing Albinoni's Adagio for 22 days. Based on a true incident, author Steven Galloway...

Icon of the event Adult Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

Join the book club for an informal book discussion, with lively and stimulating conversation. New members welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 29
Tue May 27
Tue Jun 24
Tue Jul 29
Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Northern Elms

Join Library staff for entertaining book talks. Refreshments will be provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 01
Thu Jun 05
Icon of the event Denise Bukowski: The Toronto Writers Co-op Interview
Thu May 01, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Host John Miller discusses the business and art of Canadian fiction and non-fiction with literary agent Denise Bukowski. As a staff editor Denise worked for Holt, Rinehart and Winston, McClelland and Stewart, McGraw Hill, the...

Icon of the event Cantonese Book Club
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Goldhawk Park

Join us to discuss great Chinese books once a month.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 02
Fri Jun 06
Fri Jul 04
Fri Aug 01
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