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Icon of the event How to Make Your Readers Turn the Pages: A Workshop on Writing Suspense
Tue Nov 06, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Brentwood

Scares. Tension. Mystery. Surprise. Writers have a variety of tools at their disposal in the name of keeping readers glued to - and swiftly turning - their pages. But writing effective suspense isn't about adding on thrills o...

Icon of the event Writing the Body: a Fiction Workshop
Thu Nov 01, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Have you ever wanted to write a story that makes readers laugh, or cry, or jump out of their seats with fear? This workshop by creative writing instructor Kathy Friedman will introduce ideas for writing prose that?s grounded ...

Icon of the event Book Discussion: Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
Thu Oct 25, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Brentwood

To celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's ...

Icon of the event Open Mic Night Special Guest: Sterling Dillinger
Tue Oct 23, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Brentwood

If you love to sing, rap, perform spoken word or comedy, come and join members of the Brentwood Teen Writers' Group as they share their work at their monthly Open Mic Night. Too shy to step up to the mic? Bring some friends a...

Icon of the event Mesdames of Mayhem: Caro Soles
Wed Oct 10, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Do you binge read an author once you find someone you really like? Or do you go along with prize winners or recommendations? We are all different in our reading habits. Come join Caro Soles for a fun hour of genre switching.

Icon of the event Teen Writers' Group Special Guest: Sterling Dillinger
Tue Oct 09, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Brentwood

Speaker Box host and poet Sterling Dillinger hosts an interactive spoken word and slam poetry workshop. Express yourself and explore your poet and song writer talents!...

Icon of the event Talk About Books (revised date Sept. 26)
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

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 Sep 26
Wed Nov 28
Icon of the event Teen Writers' Group Open Mic Night
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

If you love to sing, rap, perform spoken word or comedy, come and join members of the Brentwood Teen Writers' Group as they share their work at their monthly Open Mic Night. Too shy to step up to the mic? Bring some friends a...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 25
Tue Oct 23
Tue Nov 20
Icon of the event Club de lecture
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Aimez-vous lire en français? Avez-vous envie de participer à des discussions stimulantes autour de livres dans une ambiance décontractée ?...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 25
Tue Oct 30
Tue Nov 27
Icon of the event Brentwood Polish Book Club
Mon Sep 24, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Brentwood

Come out and join other Polish Book lovers as they discuss the books in Polish language in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Topic of the month: "Books by Jozef Hen." Drop in. No registration required.

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