Category Archives: activities for kids

Tiffany Stone Book Launch – April 20th, 2018

Please join Tiffany Stone as she celebrates the launch of her brand-new picture book, Tree Song, published by Annick Press! When: Friday, April 20th, 2018, 7-9 pm Where: Christianne’s Lyceum of Literature and Art 3696 West 8th Avenue (at Alma) … Continue reading

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CWILL Authors Celebrate World Read Aloud Day on February 1st

Thursday, February 1st, 2018, is World Read Aloud Day, a holiday and literacy movement that is celebrating its tenth anniversary across the globe and has expanded from a small, grass roots program into over one hundred countries. Its premise is … Continue reading

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Family Sunday – Art Gallery of Greater Victoria – December 17th

The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria is honoured to welcome special guest Margriet Ruurs and the book Stepping Stones: A Refugee Family’s Journey, which features the artwork of Syrian artist Nizar Ali Badr, to its next Family Sunday: December 17th, 2017 … Continue reading

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CWILL BC at Word Vancouver – September 24th, 2017

Join CWILL BC at Word Vancouver on Sunday, September 24th, 2017! Don’t miss our panel – Getting Started: Children’s Writers and Illustrators Discuss Getting Published – with Linda DeMeulemeester, Rachelle Delaney, Anita Miettunen, Beryl Young, Lee Edward Fodi, and Lori … Continue reading

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Word Vancouver festival – Sunday, September 24th, 2017

Inspiring Words. A free festival of reading and writing. Between September 19 and 24 (six days!), a multitude of free reading and writing activities will take place at various locations and are all part of the Word Vancouver festival. The … Continue reading

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Reading: Big Blue Forever – September 16th, 2017

Anita Miettunen will be at UBC Bookstore reading from her new kids’ book, Big Blue Forever: The Story of Canada’s Largest Blue Whale Skeleton: Date & Time:  Saturday, September 16 from 1:00 to 1:30 pm Location:  UBC Bookstore, 6200 University Blvd. … Continue reading

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