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Icon of the event How to Make Your Readers Turn the Pages: A Workshop on Writing Suspense
Tue Nov 06, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Brentwood

Scares. Tension. Mystery. Surprise. Writers have a variety of tools at their disposal in the name of keeping readers glued to - and swiftly turning - their pages. But writing effective suspense isn't about adding on thrills o...

Icon of the event Book Discussion: Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
Thu Oct 25, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Brentwood

To celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's ...

Icon of the event Talk About Books (formerly Tea and Books)
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Not sure what to read next? Want to hear about some new books or find new authors? Join us for our Talking About Books program. Staff will present a selection of books they are currently reading.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 16
Icon of the event Mesdames of Mayhem: Caro Soles
Wed Oct 10, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Do you binge read an author once you find someone you really like? Or do you go along with prize winners or recommendations? We are all different in our reading habits. Come join Caro Soles for a fun hour of genre switching.

Icon of the event Teen Writers' Group Open Mic Night
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

If you love to sing, rap, perform spoken word or comedy, come and join members of the Brentwood Teen Writers' Group as they share their work at their monthly Open Mic Night. Too shy to step up to the mic? Bring some friends a...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 25
Tue Oct 23
Icon of the event Brentwood Polish Book Club
Mon Sep 24, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Brentwood

Come out and join other Polish Book lovers as they discuss the books in Polish language in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Topic of the month: "Books by Jozef Hen." Drop in. No registration required.

Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Elmbrook Park

Join us for a cup of tea and a chat about new and recommended books.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 20
Thu Oct 18
Thu Nov 15
Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

Enjoy reading? Join library staff for a cup of tea and find out about interesting books.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 14
Fri Oct 12
Fri Nov 09
Icon of the event Book Club - Fall Session
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Morningside

Join us every month for an interesting discussion with the Morningside Book Club. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 13
Thu Oct 11
Thu Nov 08
Icon of the event Teen Writers' Group
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

Do you like to write but have no one to share it with? Are you working on a novel, short story, play or poem? Come share your work with other teens and get feedback to make your writing stronger. Not sure what to write? We've...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 11
Tue Oct 09

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A space where writers can work at Toronto Reference Library.