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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 Global Mafia (1995), concerned international criminal partnerships. His oth...

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
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 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. For more information and to register for the program please contact the branch at 416-394-5310.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 23
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 Exchanging Notes: The Interview with Ayelet Tsabari, Writer in Residence
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Toronto Public Library Writer in Residence Ayelet Tsabari discusses the writer's life and craft. Ayelet's debut story collection The Best Place on Earth, won the Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature and the Edward Lewis Wal...

Icon of the event Getting Published in Literary Magazines
Thu Mar 08, 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 discussion of editors from literary magazines (Meaghan Strimas, editor at The Humbe...

Icon of the event Kids Book Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join the York Woods Kids Book Club and meet once a month. Read and talk about the book, play games and join in activities. The September book will be available for pick up on August 28th. No Book Club in December/January. For...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 26
Mon Apr 30
Icon of the event Humberwood Book Club
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Join us for stimulating conversation. At every meeting, you and your club members discuss interesting fiction and non fiction titles. New members are always welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 20
Tue Mar 20
Tue Apr 17
Tue May 15
Icon of the event Afternoon at the Libary Presents: Talk about Books
Tue Feb 20, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Talk about books you enjoyed or listen as others describe books you might want to read. Library Staff will also talk about new additions to the library. (Featured Book of the Month: A Man Called Ove)....

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