CWILL BC member Jacqueline Pearce will be doing a reading and button-making activity at Joy Kogawa House April 13.
Jacqueline Pearce, is the author of The Reunion, which tells a story set in a small multicultural town on Vancouver Island during WW II:
A Sikh girl and her Japanese friend have a fight, and before they can make up, all the Japanese-Canadians are taken away. Years later, two modern girls hope it’s not too late to repair the old friendship and their own as well.
“Sushi and Samosas,” A Family Reading Event
Saturday, April 13,
2 to 4pm
Historic Joy Kogawa House,
1450 West 64th Avenue, Vancouver
For ages 8 to 11. Event includes a reading by Jaqueline Pearce from her chapter book The Reunion, and a related craft activity.
Light refreshments will be served.
Suggested donation $5.
To register for this event, please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.