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Icon of the event Book Club Open House
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

During July and August, the adult book club is open to all book lovers. Please join us and see what belonging to a book club is all about. Contact the library staff for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 12
Tue Aug 09
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 May 15 ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sun May 29
Sun Jun 05
Sun Jun 12
Sun Jun 19
Sun Jun 26
Icon of the event Evening Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

If you are not available during the day, this is your chance to join a book club. Gather with other book lovers to discuss a selection of popular titles. It is free to join and the books are provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 14
Tue Sep 13
Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Rexdale

An hour long book talk and get together.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 14
Icon of the event Exchanging Notes: the Interview with Judy Fong Bates
Sat Jun 04, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Judy Fong Bates discusses the writer's life and craft with host, John Miller. Judy's award-winning 'Midnight at the Dragon Café' was the Toronto Public Library's One Book Selection, and her 2010 memoir, 'The Year of Finding M...

Icon of the event Exchanging Notes: the interview with Robert J. Sawyer
Sat Sep 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Acclaimed SF author Robert J. Sawyer discusses the writer?s life and craft. Robert is the author of 23 novels, and the winner of the Hugo Award, the Nebula Award, the Prix Aurora, the Arthur Ellis Award, and the John W. Camp...

Icon of the event The Joy of Writing
Ongoing event running from Tue Jan 05, 2016 - Tue Dec 13, 2016
Location: 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 ATELIER d'écriture OULIPO QUI BIEN Y PENSE « Jonglez avec les mots »
Sat May 28, 2016 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

L'Oulipo nous montre l'exemple, nous offre une pratique en proposant une démarche et des contraintes éprouvées qui stimulent l'imaginaire créatif....

Icon of the event Cantonese Book Club
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Join us to discuss great Chinese books once a month. Please come to the library or call 416-396-8964 for more information. Registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 03
Fri Jul 08
Fri Aug 05
Fri Sep 02
Icon of the event International Affairs Discussion Group
Thu Jun 23, 2016 | 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Well-known historian Keith Hyde hosts a new series of monthly discussions about INTERNATIONALAFFAIRS....