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Book Clubs & Writers' Groups

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 Joy of Writing
7:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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 Apr 29
Tue May 06
Tue May 13
Tue May 20
Tue May 27
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 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 Ashdale Writers Group
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Meets on alternate Saturdays: Starting at 10:30 a.m....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 03
Sat May 17
Sat Jun 14
Sat Jun 28
Sat Jul 12
Icon of the event Mystery Book Club
Tue May 06, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Lawrence

Join us for the discussion of Before I Go To Sleep by S J Watson....

Icon of the event The Big Shadow: Detective film & book discussion series
Thu May 15, 2014 | 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm
High Park

First, watch the classic film The Maltese Falcon at The Revue on Thursday April 24 @ 6:45 p.m: http://revuecinema.ca...

Icon of the event St. Lawrence Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
St. Lawrence

March 18 dicussion of Americanah by Chimamanda Adichie...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 20
Icon of the event St. Lawrence Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
St. Lawrence

May 20 Discussion of Tears of the Desert by Halima Bashir...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 20
Tue Jun 17
Tue Jul 15
Tue Aug 19
Icon of the event Book Club: Tuesdays
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

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


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 20
Tue Jun 17