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Monthly Meetings

CANSCAIP hosts regular meetings across Canada. Visitors are welcome to enjoy a meeting before joining CANSCAIP as a Member or Friend. 

Toronto Meetings 

MONTHLY MEETING DATES & TIMES: Toronto meetings are on the second Wednesday of each month, from September to June (no meetings in July or August). Meetings start at 7:00 p.m.

SPEAKER: An interesting speaker makes a presentation at each meeting. 

ANNOUNCEMENTS BY MEMBERS: Have a new book? Nominated for an award? Tour or book launch ahead? News about the book community? Let us know, and we'll put you on the agenda to make your announcement at the meeting. Please send office@canscaip the following information: 

  • Your name
  • Book title
  • Genre and/or age range 
  • Publisher
  • Short synopsis (2 or 3 sentences)
  • Info on launch, tour, marketing, award, if applicable 

LOCATION: Our monthly meetings are at Toronto Public Library Northern District Branch, 40 Orchard View Blvd. (1 block north of Eglinton, west side of Yonge) on the second floor in Room 224 or Room 200.

REFRESHMENTS: Coffee and cookies are served at the meeting.  Let us know if you'd like to volunteer to bring the cookies!  

PRE-MEETING DINNER: Before the meeting, everyone is welcome to join us for dinner with the speaker at 5:00 pm at The Pickle Barrel (1 block north of Eglinton, west side of Yonge, 2nd floor of Yonge-Eglinton Centre).  The restaurant provides individual bills for each of us. 

TRANSIT: Toronto Public Library Northern District Branch is 1 block north of the Eglinton subway stop on the Yonge line.

PARKING: The closest Green P parking lot is on 75 Holly Street (1 block east of Yonge, south of Eglinton). There are other Green P lots on Erskine, Castlefield and Sherwood, 3 to 5 blocks north of Eglinton. The Yonge-Eglinton Centre has underground parking, with an entrance on Orchard View Blvd. 

CANSCAIP office is located within the Centre for Social Innovation, Annex.
720 Bathurst St., Suite 503, Toronto, ON M5S 2R4

Email: office@canscaip.org
Phone: 1-416-515-1559

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