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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 Poetry Saved Our Lives
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

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


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 05
Mon Mar 19
Mon Mar 26
Mon Apr 09
Icon of the event Ladies First Book Club
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eglinton Square

Meet fellow book lovers and participate in lively literary conversations in the Ladies First Book Club.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 12
Mon Apr 09
Mon May 14
Mon Jun 11
Icon of the event Book Club - FULL
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eglinton Square

Meet fellow book lovers and participate in lively literary conversations in the Eglinton Square Branch Book Club.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 07
Wed Apr 04
Wed May 02
Wed Jun 06
Icon of the event Northern District Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

ND Book Club meets the second Wednesday of every month.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 14
Wed Apr 11
Wed May 09
Wed Jun 13
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 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 Mar 07
Wed Mar 21
Icon of the event Poetry Open Mic Night @ College/Shaw
Mon Apr 23, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: College/Shaw

April is National Poetry Month! Join us at College/Shaw for a fun evening of performance and fun in a warm and constructive environment! All levels of poets are welcome!...

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