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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 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 (Kamal Al-Solaylee, author of Brown and Intole...

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 (Alicia Elliott, Creative Nonfiction ...

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

Copies of the book are available in the branch. Call for titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 20
Tue Mar 20
Tue Apr 17
Tue May 15
Icon of the event Writing Immigration Memoirs: Drop-in Workshops
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Ayelet Tsabari, award-winning author of The Best Place on Earth, current Writer in Residence at Toronto Public Library, is also an immigrant and ESL writer who writes in her second language. She will lead informal, drop-in wo...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 17
Sat Mar 03
Sat Mar 17
Sat Mar 31
Sat Apr 21
Icon of the event Creative Writing with Fiona Clarke
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Fiona Raye Clarke is a Trinidadian-Canadian writer, playwright, and community-engaged artist. She is the editor of the youth anthology Basodee: An Anthology Dedicated to Black Youth (2012), and The Black Church in Canada (201...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 14
Wed Feb 21
Wed Mar 07
Wed Mar 21
Icon of the event Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Join us in a lively discussion about a different book each month.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 14
Wed Mar 14
Wed Apr 11
Wed May 09
Icon of the event Speculative Fiction Book club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: St. Lawrence

Authors of Science and Speculative offer have much to tell us about our world today. Join us to discuss today's issues through the lens of the novels and short stories listed below. Not a fan of Science Fiction? Neither am I ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 13
Tue Mar 13
Tue Apr 10
Tue May 08

Join Toronto Public Library's online book club.

A space where writers can work at Toronto Reference Library.