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Icon of the event Brown Bag Book Club
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: City Hall

Join us once every month for a lively group discussion of a specific book. A copy of the book can be picked up at the branch prior to the meeting. Call 416-393-7650 to see if a copy is available. New members welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 15
Thu Apr 19
Thu May 17
Thu Jun 21
Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join library staff for entertaining book talks. Refreshments will be provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 20
Tue Apr 17
Tue May 15
Tue Jun 19
Icon of the event  Family Book Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Calling all reading families! Join us each month to discuss great children's books. Conversation will be followed by a simple activity/craft. Copies of each month's book will be available at the branch. All are welcome. No re...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 24
Sat Mar 24
Sat Apr 21
Sat May 19
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 Historical Fiction Writers' Group
10:00 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

HFWG members normally meet biweekly (except in July & August) to present and critique manuscripts. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 24
Sat Mar 10
Sat Mar 24
Sat Apr 14
Sat Apr 28
Icon of the event Toronto in Literature Book Club
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Discover Toronto in literature! Join us each month for an informal group discussion about a selected book set in Toronto.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 08
Thu Apr 12
Thu May 17
Thu Jun 21
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 Mar 03
Sat Mar 17
Sat Mar 31
Sat Apr 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!...

Icon of the event Monday Evening Adult Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Join us for a discussion of a book chosen by the group.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 19
Mon Apr 16
Mon May 28
Mon Jun 18
Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Award winning spoken word artist, Patrick de Belen, leads the Poetry Saved Our Lives workshops at Eatonville Branch. The workshops will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while providing a p...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 20
Tue Mar 27

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A space where writers can work at Toronto Reference Library.