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Book Clubs & Writers' Groups

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Tue Jul 29, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

Join in a monthly discussion on selected books. Call 416-394-5320 to obtain more information.

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6:30 pm - 8:00 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:
Thu Jul 10
Thu Jul 24
Thu Aug 07
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Thu Jun 26, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

In celebration of World Pride 2014, please join us as we discuss Jodi Picoult's, Sing You Home. This is the story of a lesbian fighting for the right to use frozen embryos created by her and her ex-husband.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Join us as we celebrate World Pride 2014 with a special edition of LGBTQ Literary Speed Dating (ages: 19-35). Share your love of books, film, and music with like-minded individuals. Please note that you must pre-register for ...

Icon of the event  Mystery Book Club: Meet Author and Critic Jack Batten
Tue Jun 03, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Lawrence

Jack Batten has been a journalist, a radio personality, a writer of mysteries and other books and now reviews mysteries for The Toronto Star.

Icon of the event Jan Wong: The Toronto Writers Co-op Interview
Sat May 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Jan Wong discusses the writer's life and craft with host, John Miller. At 19, Jan Wong was one of the first Westerners to study in China. Her book "Red China Blues" -- one of Time's top 10 books of 1996 -- recounts her stor...

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

Monthly evening book club. Please phone 416-393-7697 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 20
Tue Jun 17
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2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Wychwood

Enjoy listening to mystery book talks once a month.For all mystery lovers.Please pre-register.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 15