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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 Círculo de Lectura en Espanol
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

El Círculo de lectura se reúne el primer lunes de cada mes para comentar obras literarias....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 05
Mon Jun 02
Icon of the event The Poetry Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parkdale

All are welcome who are interested in learning about, sharing and discussing diverse collections of poetry. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 07
Wed Jun 04
Wed Jul 02
Wed Aug 06
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:
Wed Apr 23
Wed Apr 30
Icon of the event Mystery Book Club
Tue May 06, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Lawrence

Join us for the discussion of Before I Go To Sleep by S J Watson....

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 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  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 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 Toronto Wordsmiths
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parkdale

Toronto WordSmiths is a writing group for youth ages 16-29 to come together to share and learn from one another....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 24
Thu May 01
Thu May 08
Thu May 15
Thu May 22