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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 Toronto Writers Co-operative
2:00 pm - 4:00 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:
Sun Apr 27
Sun May 04
Sun May 11
Sun May 18
Sun May 25
Icon of the event First Novels Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Join us for stimulating conversation. Book club members will read first novels written by Canadian writers. Visit the branch to pick up a copy of next month's read....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 06
Tue Jun 03
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 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 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 Proud Readers
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
St. James Town

Come join our LGBT Book Club, which meets monthly to discuss titles chosen by the group. For more details, please call 416-393-7744.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 26
Sat May 24
Sat Jun 21
Icon of the event Denise Bukowski: The Toronto Writers Co-op Interview
Thu May 01, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Host John Miller discusses the business and art of Canadian fiction and non-fiction with literary agent Denise Bukowski. As a staff editor Denise worked for Holt, Rinehart and Winston, McClelland and Stewart, McGraw Hill, the...

Icon of the event Toronto Writers' Co-operative
6:30 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 Jul 10
Thu Jul 24
Thu Aug 07
Icon of the event Non-fiction Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join us the second Thursday of every month for a discussion on selected non-fiction books. For more information or to register visit the branch or call 416-396-3975.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 08