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Archive for August, 2015

  • 2015 Toronto Book Awards finalists to appear at The Word On The Street

    The Word On The Street Toronto is happy to host three of the five finalists for the 2015 Toronto Book Awards at this year’s festival on Sunday, September 27th, at Harbourfront Centre. Be among the first to hear the finalists read from their nominated books at the Toronto Book Awards Tent. Each attending author will […]

  • Literacy Comes Alive at the Learning Tent!

    The Word On The Street Learning Tent hosts family-friendly literacy programming The Word On The Street Toronto is dedicated to the promotion of local literacy organizations. The festival shows its support each year by providing free exhibit space to 20 literacy groups in the Exhibitor Marketplace to help them promote their programs, attract new tutors and […]

  • The Word On The Street Announces 2015 Festival Highlights

    The Word On The Street Toronto is thrilled to announce highlights of the author line-up and special events planned for the festival’s 26th edition on Sunday, September 27th. The festival is proud to feature new works that represent the quality and diversity of Canadian literature on 16 outdoor and indoor stages at The Word On […]

  • Volunteer Photo Scavenger Hunt

    If you haven’t heard, your favourite literary festival will be taking place lakeside this year! The Word On The Street is moving to Harbourfront Centre for its 26th festival on Sunday, September 27th. To get our volunteers familiar with the new lay of the land, we hosted a Volunteer Photo Scavenger Hunt. Armed with a […]