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Book Clubs & Writers' Groups

Icon of the event Listening to Albinoni's Adagio (KTR)
Tue Apr 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Andrea Budgey, musician, writer, and chaplain at the University of Toronto, will talk about music in times of war, and music inflected by ideas about war, with performance by cellist Sonya Nanos....

Icon of the event Círculo de Lectura en Espanol
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

El Círculo de lectura se reúne el primer lunes de cada mes para comentar obras literarias....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 05
Mon Jun 02
Icon of the event Hungarian Friendship & Writer's Circle
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Writers or friends of Hungarian literature can bring their own work or their favourite reading for sharing and discussion. The group meets every Wednesday and the first and third Saturday of the month. For more information ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 23
Wed Apr 30
Icon of the event Mark Battenberg
Wed May 28, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
S. Walter Stewart

As part of the East End Writers' Group May 28 meeting, Toronto poet, guitarist and musical composer Mark Battenberg will be presenting work from his latest poetry collection "The Tower". He will also be performing guitar piec...

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 Jul 07
Mon Jul 14
Mon Jul 21
Mon Jul 28
Mon Aug 04
Icon of the event The Joy of Writing
Ongoing event running from Tue Jul 08, 2014 - Wed Aug 27, 2014
Queen/Saulter

The Joy of Writing is a weekly writers' workshop and gathering where we read, write, laugh and inspire each other. Call Lucille at 416-461-3700 for more information. Tuesday evenings at the Ralph Thornton Centre, Mezzanine Le...

Icon of the event Book Club Tuesday
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Join us for our monthly discussion on selected books. Participate and enjoy the lively conversation that evolves from the featured Book of the Month. Copies of the titles are available at the library. To register, and for mo...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 29
Tue May 27
Tue Jun 24
Icon of the event Boys Book Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join our book club for boys, where we read a new book every month, meet to discuss it, and do lots of fun activities based on each book (it's not lame... trust me). For boys only, ages 9-12 years old. To register and to pick ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 13
Icon of the event New Toronto Book Club
Wed Apr 30, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
New Toronto

Join us for stimulating conversation about this year's One Book Selection, 'The Cellist of Sarajevo'. New members are always welcome.

Icon of the event Gerrard Ashdale Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

The Gerrard Ashdale Library Book Club meets on the last Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. for engaging discussion of great selections....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 24