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Icon of the event Critical Crossroads with Douglas Rushkoff
Mon May 01, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

One of todays most critically acclaimed media critics and theorists, Rushkoff discusses his new book, Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus, which explores the rise of new companies like Facebook and Google and why their successes...

Icon of the event Family Book Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for an exchange of experiences and thoughts on a monthly book based on the OLA's Silver Birch Fiction, Non-Fiction, and Express Prize Nominees (2016-17). When readers share their experiences with a story - we learn, ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 22
Sat May 20
Sat Jun 17
Icon of the event FLE Club de Lecture/ FLL Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

This is a book club for adults who are French Language Learners. We will be reading simple French books and discussing them in small groups. For more information and for registration, contact Teresa at 416-395-5980....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 04
Tue Jun 06
Icon of the event Historical Fiction Writers' Group
10:00 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

HFWG members normally meet biweekly (except in July & August) to present and critique manuscripts....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 25
Sat Apr 01
Sat Apr 29
Sat May 27
Sat Jun 10
Icon of the event Memoir Writing Introductory Course - FULL
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Always wanted to write your family's story or your story but need motivation and guidance? Author, editor and writing instructor, Sharon A. Crawford will get you writing your story. Using prompts such as the six senses to kic...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 04
Tue Apr 11
Tue Apr 18
Tue Apr 25
Icon of the event Are you planning on self-publishing your book?
Wed Apr 05, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

If so, you need to learn The 3 Biggest Rules of Self-Publishing, presented by Richard S. Todd, nationally-published journalist, author, and President at The Editor's Desk....

Icon of the event Non-Fiction Book Club
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A book club for people looking to read thought-provoking books. If you like to read non-fiction, this is the place!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 30
Thu Apr 20
Thu May 25
Thu Jun 29
Icon of the event Nonfiction Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us on the second Thursday of the month (except July and August) for a discussion on selected non-fiction books. On April 13 we will be discussing "Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us" by Michael Moss. Copies av...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 13
Thu May 04
Thu Jun 08
Icon of the event Tea and Books
Tue Apr 11, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Join us for tea as staff introduce various books to add to your reading list!...

Icon of the event Monday Afternoon Book Chat
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us to chat about good books in an informal setting. Library staff will present new and recommended titles. Share your own favorites with the group. All are welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 24
Mon May 15
Mon Jun 19