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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 - FULL!!
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 Thursday Afternoon Book Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Victoria Village

Join us every first Thursday of the month for a lively discussion of a pre selected book with members of the community....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 03
Thu Jun 07
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 Alderwood Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Alderwood

Join us in an engaging discussion about a different book each month. For more information and to register for the program please contact the branch at 416-394-5310.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 23
Mon May 28
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 Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Alderwood

Join library staff and discuss new books and timely favourites. For more information and to register for the program please contact the branch at 416-394-5310.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 19
Thu May 17
Thu Jun 14
Icon of the event Family Book Club
Sat Apr 14, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for an exchange of experiences and thoughts on a monthly book based on the current Ontario Library Association Silver Birch Prize nominees. Books are available for pick up in branch for registered families....

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

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