For a list of readings series and festivals that take place regularly, check out our “Hitting the Road” blog series. You can also find a roundup of literary festivals here. To have your poetry event listed on our website, please email at least two weeks in advance with the following information: Date, name of event, time, venue name and address, city, province, readers, description, and link.

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Poetry Got A Hold On Me – Showcase Event

October 6, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Scarborough Poetry Club offers a series of workshops engaging participants in the art of poetry crafting (writing, revising, presenting). Selected participants will also develop leadership skills through a mentorship process.This workshop series is a Cultural Hotspot SPARK project in partnership with the City of Toronto”.

Organization: Scarborough Poetry Club
The Scarborough Poetry Club was established in October 2015. The collective invites poetry enthusiasts and anyone curious about poetry to our monthly meetings and special events. The mandate of the club is to provide a warm and welcoming environment that fosters the creative exchange of poetry among poets at all stages of their writing careers.

Registration is done through Eventbrite by searching for “Poetry Got a Hold On Me.

Contact for more information


Date: October 6, 2018

Time: 1-4 pm

Venue: Toronto Public Library – Agincourt Branch

Address: 155 Bonis Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M1T 3W6.

Readers: Members of The Scarborough Poetry Club and community members.

Organizers: Jeevan Bhagwat and Anna Nieminen


October 6, 2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Toronto Public Library Agincourt Branch
155 Bonis Avnue
Toronto, Ontario M1T 3W6 Canada
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