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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 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...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 09
Icon of the event Teen Writers' Group (Ages 13 -19)
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

(Ages 13 -19)...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 15
Thu Feb 12
Thu Feb 26
Thu Mar 12
Thu Mar 26
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...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 08
Thu Jan 22
Thu Feb 12
Thu Feb 26
Thu Mar 12
Icon of the event Teen Writer's Group
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Open to current (and aspiring) poets, storytellers, novelists, songwriters, playwrights, bloggers, etc. Share your work with other teens who love to write and work on writing exercises. This program runs throughout the year a...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 09
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 Brookbanks Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Brookbanks

Share your views with us on selected books....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 15
Thu Mar 19
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Tue Mar 03, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Richard Scrimger, author of "Zomboy" and "The Wolf and Me (Seven Sequels)," talks about how to get into a story and make it sound authentic. Get ready for an interactive and entertaining presentation using real examples to il...

Icon of the event Afternoon Book Club
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

Join other book lovers in your community and participate in lively discussions of popular books. It is free to join and the books are provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 06
Tue Feb 03
Tue Mar 03
Tue Apr 07
Icon of the event Creative Writing Workshops with Author Lauren Kirshner
Thu Apr 16, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Have a story to tell but don't know how to start? Want to try creative writing? This hands-on workshop led by novelist Lauren Kirshner introduces participants to techniques for starting the creative writing process. Low-stres...