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Icon of the event Toronto Writers' Co-operative
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Weekly workshops, usually on Sundays (except in July and August when it is bi-weekly), guest authors, member readings, open mic and publications - your opportunity to polish and perform your work. Please note that the 2016 ed...


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Oct 02
Sun Oct 16
Sun Oct 23
Sun Oct 30
Sun Nov 13
Icon of the event Developing Characters and Dialogue in Fiction
Tue Oct 11, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to develop credible characters and make their dialogue sing. Author and editor Sharon A. Crawford uses excerpts from her short story collection "Beyond the Tripping Point" and novel "Beyond Blood" to illustrate. Wri...

Icon of the event Cordelia Strube, Fiction Workshop: Rejuvenating the Fictional Impulse
Sat Oct 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Cordelia Strube will lead a workshop that encourages writers to swim against the current, to take chances, make mistakes and try new approaches. Combining the essential elements of prose (narrative drive, voice, setting, cha...

Icon of the event Toronto in Literature Book Club
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Discover Toronto in literature! Join us on the second Thursday of each month for an informal group discussion about a selected book set in Toronto....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 12
Icon of the event Historical Fiction Writers' Group
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

HFWG members normally meet biweekly (except in July & August) to present and critique manuscripts. Space is limited and registration is required. Please contact hfwg.toronto@gmail.com for more information. The meeting takes ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 22
Sat Nov 05
Sat Nov 19
Sat Dec 03
Icon of the event Your Next Read Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Would you like to read and discuss an interesting book each month? The book club meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. Copies of the books are available to borrow one month before the scheduled meeting at the l...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Nov 02
Wed Dec 07
Icon of the event East End Writers' Group
7:00 pm - 9:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Read and discuss works in progress. The group is led by editor and author Sharon Crawford. For information please call 416-396-3975 or email Sharon Crawford at words@samcraw.com


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 26
Wed Nov 30
Icon of the event Club de lecture
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

This is a book club for people who are fluent in French....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 17
Mon Nov 21
Icon of the event Evergreen Book Club
Wed Oct 26, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us as we discuss the ten books from the Ontario Library Association's Evergreen Book List. Anyone who has read at least five of the titles will be eligible to vote for their favourite. Limited copies of the titles avai...

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 Nov 26
Sat Dec 10
Sat Jan 21