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Icon of the event Poetry Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Do you write poetry? Want to meet other poets in the community in a friendly, supportive environment to air your work? Drop in to the Poetry Circle and share feedback, encouragement and inspiration on the first and third Wedn...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 07
Wed Feb 21
Wed Mar 07
Wed Mar 21
Wed Apr 04
Icon of the event A Room of Your Own 19+ - An Interactive Book Club for Women
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A Room of Your Own 19+ is an interactive book club targeted primarily at women 19+ years of age, of all races and...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 25
Fri Feb 23
Fri Mar 23
Fri Apr 13
Icon of the event Brookbanks Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brookbanks

Share your views with us on selected books....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 18
Thu Mar 15
Thu May 17
Icon of the event Parent/Child Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

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. Space is limited. For more in...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 26
Mon Apr 30
Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Hip-hop and spoken word artist, Joshua Watkis, leads the Poetry Saved Our Lives workshops at Maria A. Shchuka Branch. The workshops will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while providing a ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 23
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06
Tue Feb 13
Tue Feb 20
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 Tea & Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Come and enjoy a cup of tea and hear about some great books from our librarians. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 23
Tue Feb 20
Tue Mar 27
Icon of the event Book Club: Thursdays
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Join us for stimulating conversation about great books. You and your fellow book club members decide in advance which books you want to read. New members are always welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 18
Thu Feb 22
Thu Mar 22
Thu Apr 19
Thu May 17
Icon of the event Queer As Fab: Developing Your Voice As An LGBTQ Writer
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

How do you create realistic LGBTQ characters in a world where most media is still focused on straight, cisgender people's stories? How do you combine real-life experiences as an LGBTQ person with your creative writing? Led b...

Icon of the event Monday Memoir Writers' Group
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The Memoir Writers group meets at the library every Monday afternoon except holidays. Come share your ideas and develop your style! New members are welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
Mon Feb 12
Mon Feb 19

Join Toronto Public Library's online book club.

A space where writers can work at Toronto Reference Library.