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Icon of the event Panel Discussion: The Roles and Responsibilities of Indigenous Storytelling
Thu Apr 16, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Writer in Residence Cherie Dimaline hosts a panel discussion on the roles and responsibilities of Indigenous storytelling. Featuring published authors, storytellers and traditional teachers from the Aboriginal community. Plea...

Icon of the event North York Writers
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Members of the North York Writers meet regularly at North York Central Library in an informal, supportive atmosphere to read their work and critique the work of members. Writers of all genres are welcome. We focus on feedbac...


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Thu Apr 09
Icon of the event Now Books
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

A leader directs discussions of contemporary literature. There is a $25 fee for six sessions....


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Wed Apr 01
Icon of the event Feminist Book Discussion Group
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

The Older Women's Network invites women, midlife and older, to meet in Room 2/3 and share views and ideas about selected books. The focus is on feminist issues. New members welcome....


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Wed Apr 01
Icon of the event Meet Writer in Residence Cherie Dimaline
Sat Mar 07, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
North York Central Library

Join Writer in Residence Cherie Dimaline in celebrating the first Aboriginal residency at the North York Central Library. Browse select volumes from the stacks, hear about the goals and events for this unique residency and e...

Icon of the event Cantonese Book Club
Thu Mar 05, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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...

Icon of the event Your Truth Matters - Write It Down
Wed Mar 04, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Make your life matter--dare yourself to write the truth. Wayson Choy will discuss how he wrote his bestselling memoirs "Paper Shadows" and "Not Yet" by exposing and exploring both his personal and community Chinatown "secrets...

Icon of the event Non- Fiction Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mount Pleasant

Join in on diverse and thought-provoking discussions of non-fiction books selected by the group's members. Copies of the books are available at Mount Pleasant Branch. New Members Welcome....


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Thu Feb 05
Thu Apr 02
Icon of the event Tea and Books
11:00 am - 12:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Humberwood

Join library staff and discuss new books or timely favourites.


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Fri Jan 30
Fri Feb 27
Fri Mar 27
Icon of the event The Canadian Home Front: L.M. Montgomery's Reflections on War
Tue Jan 27, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
North York Central Library

Special event for the North York Central Library Book Club's January meeting reading Rilla of Ingleside by Lucy Maud Montgomery....