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Book Clubs & Writers' Groups

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2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Northern Elms

Join Library staff for entertaining book talks. Refreshments will be provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 04
Thu Jan 08
Thu Feb 05
Thu Mar 05
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Tue Nov 25, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Wattpad is a free online social platform that allows you to share your fiction, non-fiction and poetry. In this session we create an account, learn how to upload a story, add/create a book cover, and learn about your copyrigh...

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6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Join us and share the joy of reading Chinese books at each monthly meeting. For more information or to register, contact the branch at 416-396-8890.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 12
Mon Feb 09
Mon Mar 09
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 TPL Teen Fanfiction Writers' Coalition
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Are you an avid fanfiction writer who loves sharing stories and getting feedback from other writers? Will you support your OTP til the end? Do you want to meet other teens who share your passion for playing in other peoples? ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 28
Fri Dec 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...

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2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Afternoon Book Club meets at 2:00 p.m., the fourth Friday of every month and is open to all interested book lovers in the community. For more information or to register visit the branch or call 416-396-8890.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 23
Fri Feb 27
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Tue Feb 03, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Lawrence

Discussion of A Conspiracy of Faith by Jussi Adler-Olsen. Copies of the book are available in the branch.

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7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Jane/Dundas

Would you like to read and discuss an interesting book each month?...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 03
Icon of the event Publish Your Story Online with Wattpad
Tue Dec 16, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Wattpad is a free online social platform that allows you to share your fiction, non-fiction and poetry. In this session we create an account, learn how to upload a story, add/create a book cover, and learn about your copyrigh...