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Icon of the event Monday Afternoon Book Chat
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us to talk about books in an informal setting. Library staff will present new and recommended titles. Share your own favorites with the group. All are welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 17
Mon Oct 15
Icon of the event Mystery Book Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Do you like mystery books? Then consider joining a group of mystery lovers for informal discussions. Tell us about your favourite books and learn about new authors. Meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 08
Wed Sep 12
Wed Oct 10
Wed Nov 14
Icon of the event Toronto Writers' Co-operative
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Weekly workshops, usually on Sundays (except in July and August when it is bi-weekly), guest authors, member readings, open mic and publications - your opportunity to polish and perform your work.


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Jul 22
Sun Aug 12
Sun Aug 26
Sun Sep 09
Sun Sep 16
Icon of the event Club de lecture
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Yorkville

Aimez-vous lire en français? Avez-vous envie de participer à des discussions stimulantes autour de livres dans une ambiance décontractée ?...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 27
Thu Oct 25
Icon of the event The Kids' Lit is All Right
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Children's Literature Book Club for Adults. Join us to discuss great children's books. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 05
Wed Oct 10
Wed Nov 07
Icon of the event Writing the Body: a Fiction Workshop
Thu Nov 01, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Have you ever wanted to write a story that makes readers laugh, or cry, or jump out of their seats with fear? This workshop by creative writing instructor Kathy Friedman will introduce ideas for writing prose that’s grounded ...

Icon of the event Memoir Writing
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Interested in writing your memoirs? Join our group to share, discuss and write!


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 04
Tue Sep 18
Tue Oct 02
Tue Oct 16
Tue Oct 30
Icon of the event Exchanging Notes: the interview with Steve Burrows
Thu Sep 13, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Steve Burrows discusses the writer's life and craft. His 2014 novel ...

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 Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for a stimulating introduction to new and interesting books with light refreshments and conversation, uncover hidden treasures at your local library!


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 31
Tue Aug 28

Join Toronto Public Library's online book club.

A space where writers can work at Toronto Reference Library.