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Icon of the event Young Voices Summer Writing Workshop with author Leigh Nash
Wed Aug 06, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Work with professional writer Leigh Nash on your creative endeavours and get tips on how and where teens can get published.

Icon of the event Book Discussion
6:45 pm - 7:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
High Park

Lively discussion of selected books.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 13
Icon of the event Une Causerie Littéraire
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Venez découvrir votre prochain coup-de-coeur durant cette discussion de romans classiques, contemporains, et graphiques.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 09
Tue Oct 07
Icon of the event Toronto Writers' Co-operative
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

The Toronto Writers' Co-op offers weekly workshops, guest authors, member readings, open mic and publications--your opportunity to polish, publish and perform your work.


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Sep 14
Sun Sep 28
Sun Oct 05
Sun Oct 19
Sun Oct 26
Icon of the event Saturday Writers
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
High Park

Read from and discuss works in progress. Prose, poetry, essays welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 13
Sat Sep 20
Sat Sep 27
Sat Oct 04
Sat Oct 11
Icon of the event The Big Shadows: Detective Film & Book Discussion series  (The Long Goodbye)
Thu Aug 14, 2014 | 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm
High Park

First, watch Robert Altman's classic film The Long Goodbye at the Revue Cinema on Thursday July 24 at 6:45 pm. Author and Globe and Mail critic Geoff Pevere will discuss the film before and after the showing. http://revue...

Icon of the event The Joy of Writing
Ongoing event running from Tue Jul 08, 2014 - Tue Aug 26, 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 Tea and Books
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 Sep 04
Thu Oct 02
Thu Nov 06
Icon of the event Toronto Writers' Co-operative
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

TPL's writer's community offers weekly workshops, guest authors, member readings, open mic and publications--your opportunity to polish, publish and perform your work....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 07
Thu Aug 21
Icon of the event Sylvia Fraser: The Toronto Writers' Co-op Interview
Fri Sep 05, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Novelist, journalist and travel writer Sylvia Fraser discusses the writer's life and craft with host John Miller.