Wednesday, November 8, 2017

November Victoria Children's Literature Roundtable



Dear Reader: Epistolary Fiction for Children

Discover epistolary fiction as a way to get over writer's block. Stacey will offer different writing exercises to get you started on the next great novel.

  

 Stacey currently teaches at the Creative Writing for Children Society and volunteers as a programmer for The Writers’ Exchange.
Earlier this year, she spent three months at Berton House in Dawson City, Yukon, as the writer-in-residence. Check out her website at www.staceymatson.com


Monday, November 20, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Saanich Centennial Branch
Greater Victoria Public Library
3110 Tillicum Road (by Pearkes Arena)
Members: Free. Drop-in: $7. Membership: $20
Doors open at 7 pm – Browse books for sale from School House Teaching Supplies and Children’s bookstore.


 

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Octobers Victoria Children's Literature Roundtable



Telling It Straight (with a Few Curves): Writing Nonfiction for Children


Monday, October 23 at 7:30 pm

Saanich Centennial Branch, Greater Victoria Public Library, 3110 Tillicum Road (by Pearkes Arena)


Merrie-Ellen Wilcox will describe her experience of writing her first book for children (after 30 years as a writer and editor) and her writing process, and offer a brief brainstorming exercise to get you started on your own process.
Merrie-Ellen Wilcox is the author of What’s the Buzz? Keeping Bees in Flight
To find out more about Merrie-Ellen visit her website at  

www.merrieellenwilcox.com
 
Saanich Centennial Branch, Greater Victoria Public Library, 3110 Tillicum Road (by Pearkes Arena)


Doors open at 7 pm; presentation begins at 7:30 pm. Browse books for sale from School House Teaching Supplies and Children’s Bookstore.

   The VCLR is open to the public. New members and drop-ins welcome. 
Members free; $7 drop-in

Annual memberships are $20 (valid for 12 months). Your support helps us support and promote local authors and Canadian children’s literature. 
Thank you!