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Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Wondering what to read next? Join us for a cup of tea and a lively presentation of books. For more information visit the branch or call 416-393-7746.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 26
Wed Nov 30
Wed Dec 28
Icon of the event Non Fiction Book Club
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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 Sep 29
Thu Oct 27
Thu Nov 24
Icon of the event Toronto Writers' Co-operative
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Weekly workshops, usually on Sundays (except in July and August when it is bi-weekly), guest authors, member readings, open mic and publications - your opportunity to polish and perform your work. Please note that the 2016 ed...


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Oct 02
Sun Oct 16
Sun Oct 23
Sun Oct 30
Sun Nov 13
Icon of the event Book Club: Tuesdays
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

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


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 18
Tue Nov 15
Tue Dec 13
Tue Jan 17
Icon of the event Ashdale Writers Group
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

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


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 29
Sat Nov 12
Sat Nov 26
Icon of the event Monday Memoir Writers
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The Monday Memoir Writers group meets at the library every Monday afternoon except holidays. Come share your ideas and develop your style!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 10
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Icon of the event Cordelia Strube, Fiction Workshop: Rejuvenating the Fictional Impulse
Sat Oct 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Cordelia Strube will lead a workshop that encourages writers to swim against the current, to take chances, make mistakes and try new approaches. Combining the essential elements of prose (narrative drive, voice, setting, cha...

Icon of the event Accessible Literary Speed Dating
Fri Oct 21, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet other singles who share your interests? Literary Speed Dating is a fun and easy way to meet lots of potential dates in one evening with a cute book-themed twist. Participants are given five minutes to chat with e...

Icon of the event Book Club: Thursdays
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 20
Thu Nov 17
Thu Dec 15
Thu Jan 19
Icon of the event Historical Fiction Writers' Group
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

HFWG members normally meet biweekly (except in July & August) to present and critique manuscripts. Space is limited and registration is required. Please contact hfwg.toronto@gmail.com for more information. The meeting takes ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 22
Sat Nov 05
Sat Nov 19
Sat Dec 03