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Book Clubs & Writers' Groups

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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
Icon of the event Summer Storytelling
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 Cantonese Book Club
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Join fellow book lovers to discuss contemporary Chinese literature once a month in a relaxing manner at Agincourt Branch. First Thursday of each month, March to December from 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. For more information and to...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 07
Thu Sep 04
Thu Oct 02
Thu Nov 06
Icon of the event Ashdale Writers Group
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Writers from the community get together. Meets on alternate Saturdays: Starting at 10:30 a.m....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 09
Sat Aug 23
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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 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