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Icon of the event  Mystery Book Club: Meet Author and Critic Jack Batten
Tue Jun 03, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Lawrence

Jack Batten has been a journalist, a radio personality, a writer of mysteries and other books and now reviews mysteries for The Toronto Star.

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 Jan Wong: The Toronto Writers Co-op Interview
Sat May 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Jan Wong discusses the writer's life and craft with host, John Miller. At 19, Jan Wong was one of the first Westerners to study in China. Her book "Red China Blues" -- one of Time's top 10 books of 1996 -- recounts her stor...

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:
Sat Apr 19
Wed Apr 23
Wed Apr 30
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 Elmbrook Book Club
Thu Apr 24, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Elmbrook Park

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 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 Une Causerie Littéraire
Mon Jul 21, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

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

Icon of the event Play Reading Group
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Yorkville

Everyone takes a part and reads along. For information, call 416-393-7660.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 08
Tue Jul 15
Tue Jul 22
Tue Jul 29
Tue Aug 05
Icon of the event Book Salon: Global Affairs
Ongoing event running from Wed Apr 30, 2014 - Wed Jun 25, 2014
Parkdale

Join moderator Sean McKay for a friendly and lively group discussion based on these books covering global topics....