4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Morningside

Spoken word artist, Randell Adjei, leads the Poetry Saved Our Lives workshops at Morningside Branch. The workshops will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while providing a platform to showc...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 20
Wed Feb 27
Wed Mar 06
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Spoken word artist Nasim Asgari leads the Poetry Saved Our Lives workshops at Albion Branch. The workshops will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while providing a platform to showcase thei...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 20
Wed Feb 27
Wed Mar 06
Wed Mar 20
Wed Mar 27
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: St. James Town

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:
Wed Feb 20
Wed Mar 20
Wed Apr 17
Wed May 15
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 21
Thu Feb 28
Thu Mar 07
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: City Hall

Join us once every month for a lively group discussion of a specific book. A copy of the book can be picked up at the branch prior to the meeting. Call 416-393-7650 to see if a copy is available. New members welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 21
Thu Mar 21
Thu Apr 18
Thu May 16
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...

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Join us on the last Monday of every month for a lively group discussion of a specific book. A copy of the books can be picked up at the branch prior to the meeting.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 25
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 Feb 25
Mon Mar 04
Mon Mar 11
Mon Mar 18
Mon Mar 25
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
Wed Feb 27, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

This month's meeting will be moved to High Park Branch (288 Roncesvalles Ave) due to a forthcoming closure for renovations at Parkdale Branch.