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Icon of the event Mystery Book Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Do you like mystery books? Then consider joining a group of mystery lovers for informal discussions. Tell us about your favourite books and learn about new authors. Meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month. Note the new start tim...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 14
Wed Apr 11
Wed May 09
Wed Jun 13
Icon of the event Teen Writing Workshop
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

Author Sheila Heti will lead this special writing workshop for teens. Sheila's focus is helping you figure out what you want to write, and figuring out new ways to write it. This is a hands on workshop - come prepared to writ...

Icon of the event Wish You Were Here: Evoking Place in Memoir - FULL!!
Sat May 05, 2018 | 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Ayelet Tsabari, award-winning author of The Best Place on Earth, and current Writer in Residence at Toronto Public Library, will lead a workshop on techniques to approach writing about place in your memoir, and to thinking of...

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 22
Thu Apr 19
Thu May 24
Icon of the event Toronto in Literature Book Club
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 08
Thu Apr 12
Thu May 17
Thu Jun 21
Icon of the event Ten Tips for Writing Great Memoirs - NEW DATE
Mon May 14, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Ayelet Tsabari, award-winning author of The Best Place on Earth, and current Writer in Residence at Toronto Public Library, will give a presentation on how to turn lived experience into literary art. Learn to locate the stori...

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.


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Mar 04
Sun Mar 11
Sun Mar 18
Sun Mar 25
Sun Apr 08
Icon of the event Exchanging Notes: The Interview with Antonio Nicaso
Thu May 17, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Internationally recognized organized-crime expert and author Antonio Nicaso discusses his life and craft. Antonio Nicaso has published 30 books. His ...

Icon of the event Scarborough Poetry Club
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

The group invites poetry enthusiasts and anyone curious about poetry to our monthly meetings. The mandate of the club is to provide a warm and welcoming environment that fosters the creative exchange of poetry among poets at ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 02
Fri Apr 06
Fri May 04
Fri Jun 01
Icon of the event Monday Afternoon Book Chat
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us to talk about 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 Mar 19
Mon Apr 16
Mon May 14

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A space where writers can work at Toronto Reference Library.