Category Archives: activites for teens

Optimists Die First Book Launch

Join Susin Nielsen, winner of the prestigious Governor-General’s award, for the launch of her new book, Optimists Die First. Here are all the event details: Thursday, March 2, 7 pm Kidsbooks 2557 West Broadway, Vancouver For more information, contact the … Continue reading

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Dianna Bonder: 2016 Illustrator in Residence at Edmonton Public Library

Artists of all ages and abilities are in for a treat as artist and children’s book illustrator Dianna Bonder takes up residence at the Edmonton Public Library (EPL) October 17 through November 10. The International Board on Books for Young … Continue reading

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Authors Share the Culture of Writing at Canada Culture Days!

Voltaire said, “Writing is the painting of the voice.”  The writing and telling of stories is essential to revealing who we are, where we come from and where we’re going.  Come and paint a picture with your voice and fill … Continue reading

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Stepping Stones: A Refugee Family’s Journey

  Join Margriet Ruurs on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2:30 – 4:30, at the Central Branch of the Victoria Library, Community Room, 735 Broughton Street to celebrate with her as she launches her latest picture book: STEPPING STONES A Refugee Family’s Journey. The … Continue reading

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CWILLers at WORD Vancouver 2016

CWILL BC Society was well represented at Western Canada’s largest annual celebration of literacy and reading.  Everywhere you turned, you could meet CWILL authors and illustrators doing colourful presentations for rapt crowds, signing books, sharing stories, supporting their publishers and … Continue reading

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WORD Vancouver: A free festival of reading and writing

Word Vancouver Inspiring Words. A free festival of reading and writing. Words, words, and more words will abound at various free events between September 21 and 25, all part of Word Vancouver; the big festival day happens on the 25th … Continue reading

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