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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 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 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 Listening to Places: Poetry Walking Tour
Sat Apr 28, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join the writers from our "Listening to Places" poetry workshop to tour the Pape-Danforth neighbourhood and hear their poems about our stops.

Icon of the event Alderwood Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Alderwood

Join us in an engaging discussion about a different book each month. Call 416-394-5310 for more information and to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 23
Mon May 28
Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Alderwood

Join library staff and discuss new books and timely favourites. For more information and to register call 416-394-5310.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 19
Thu May 17
Thu Jun 14
Icon of the event Listening to Places: The Neighbourhood Poetry Project
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

This two-week workshop will explore poetry as a way of listening to places, from cities to favorite places in the woods. Participants will work together to write and design a book of poems about specific places in the Pape-Da...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 11
Wed Apr 18
Icon of the event Talking about Books (Formerly Tea and Books)
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

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


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 10
Tue Jun 12
Icon of the event Writing Memoir
Wed Apr 04, 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 lead a panel of authors who have written memoirs (Chelene Knight, author of Dear Current Occupan...

Icon of the event Older Women's Network (OWN) Feminist Book Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Older Women's Network invites women, midlife and older, to meet and share views about selected books. The focus is feminist issues.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 21
Wed Apr 18
Wed May 16
Wed Jun 20

Join Toronto Public Library's online book club.

A space where writers can work at Toronto Reference Library.