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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 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 Writing Workshop with author Stuart Ross
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: St. Lawrence

author Stuart Ross guides you through a writing workshop to create an entry for Toronto Public Library's Young voices.

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 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 Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Rexdale

Join us for a cup of tea & book talks. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 19
Mon Mar 19
Thu Apr 19
Sat May 19
Icon of the event Memoir Club
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Rexdale

Share your experiences in a story writing project. Gain knowledge and tips from your fellow writers in a relaxed social environment. No previous experience required.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 19
Mon Mar 19
Thu Apr 19
Sat May 19

Join Toronto Public Library's online book club.

A space where writers can work at Toronto Reference Library.