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Book Clubs & Writers' Groups

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 Sep 03
Wed Oct 01
Wed Nov 05
Wed Dec 03
Icon of the event Mystery Book Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

If you like mysteries, consider joining a group of mystery lovers for informal discussions. Tell us about your favourite books and learn about new authors. This month's title is A Morbid Taste for Bones by Ellis Peter.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 16
Thu Oct 16
Sun Nov 16
Tue Dec 16
Icon of the event Mystery Book Club
Tue Oct 07, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Lawrence

Discussion of The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell. Copies of the book are available in the branch for you to borrow.

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 Aug 25
Icon of the event Mystery Book Club: Detective Montalbano
Tue Sep 02, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Lawrence

Discussion of the novels by Andrea Camilleri and the italian series based on his character Detective Montalbano. Librarian Francesca Lacivita joins our discussion with background information about the novels and suggests othe...

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 21
Sun Nov 23
Sun Nov 30
Icon of the event Anthony De Sa
Tue Sep 16, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Lawrence

Anthony de Sa talks about his latest book, Kicking the Sky, and growing up in Toronto's Portuguese community in the 1970s.

Icon of the event Thursday Evening Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Taylor Memorial

Discuss new books and old favourites with library staff. Book club meets the first Thursday of the month. for more information call Taylor Memorial branch at 416-396-8939


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 04
Thu Oct 02
Thu Nov 06
Thu Dec 04
Icon of the event Tea & Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

Discuss new books and old favourites with library staff. Call branch at 416-394-5330 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 25
Thu Oct 30
Thu Nov 27
Icon of the event Mark Kingwell: The Toronto Writers Co-op Interview
Thu Nov 13, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Author and U of T professor of philosophy Mark Kingwell discusses the philosopher's life and craft with host, John Miller.