2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern Elms

Not sure what to read next? Want to hear about some new books or find new authors? Join us for our Talk About Books program. Staff will present a selection of books they are currently reading.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 07
Thu Apr 04
Thu May 02
Thu Jun 06
Sat Mar 16, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Beaches

Have fun reading Shakespeare aloud. Participants can either volunteer to read or simply listen. Copies of the play will be available. Drop in. No registration required.

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Do you have a story to tell? Are you writing poetry, fiction or memoir? We want to hear it. Please join the Toronto Writers Collective for ongoing writing workshops and express your creativity.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 28
Thu Mar 07
Tue Jun 11, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Beaches

Seeing your book in print is a dream for all emerging writers. But it can be a hard journey with rejection at every turn. ...

7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Calling all children ages 9 to 12 and their mother, father, grandmother, grandfather, or caregiver! Join our monthly family book club. One child 9 to 12, one parent/caregiver, one book per month.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 27
Wed Mar 27
Wed Apr 24
Wed May 29
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Meet with fellow writers on Monday nights at the Parliament Street Branch. This group discusses work in a range of genres including fiction, memoir, science fiction and poetry. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 01
Mon Apr 08
Mon Apr 15
Mon Apr 29
Mon May 06
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Taylor Memorial

Would you enjoy discussing a book with other readers? Join the Tuesday Afternoon Book Club at 2 p.m., and discuss a different book each month! Starting January 8, 2019.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 05
Tue Apr 02
Tue May 07
Tue Jun 04
Mon Feb 25, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Lawrence

Women in Crime Fiction: victims, sidekicks, femme fatales and heroes. Desmond P. Ryan is the author of a new series launched in September 2018. Des's stories come from years as a detective with Toronto Police Services. Des no...

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: City Hall

Do you like mystery books? Come join a group of mystery lovers for informal discussions. Share your favorite books and learn about new authors. Come and share a title you've read and find out what others have been reading.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 12
Tue Apr 09
Tue May 14
Tue Jun 11
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Elmbrook Park

A great list of authors for 2019. Join us each month to talk about that month's selection.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 28
Thu Mar 28
Thu Apr 25
Thu May 30