Thursday, June 9, 2016

Monday, June 20th, 2016

Children’s Literary Walking Tour with John Adams 

Join us on a walking tour with John Adams who will take us on a literary journey through downtown Victoria. We’ll start at the Emily Carr Statue and finish in Chinatown, focusing on children’s characters and places that are familiar to us.

Monday, June 20th, 2016 at 7:00 pm
Emily Carr Statue (Corner of Government & Belleville Street)
Ending in Chinatown
Drop-in $15  Members: $5

Must register with Dayle @ before June 14th


Saturday, April 23, 2016

Monday, May 16, 2016 Author-Illustrator Chris Tougas

Author-Illustrator Chris Tougas

Date: Monday, May 16, 2016

Time:  Doors open at 7:00 for a 7:30 start.
Location:  Saanich Centennial Branch, Greater Victoria Public Library
3110 Tillicum Road (next to Pearkes Arena)

Drop in $5, free for VCLR members
VCLR memberships can be purchased with cash or cheque at the door.  $25 for 12 months.

Chris Tougas is an award-winning author and illustrator of children’s picture books, including Mechanimals, Art's Supplies, Dojo Daycare and its sequels,  Dojo Daytrip and Dojo Surprise. In addition, he has worked as an animation character designer and writer for Disney, Warner Brothers, Universal, Jim Henson, Sesame Workshop, Fox and many other companies.

Chris reads from his own books and discusses choices that were made along the way as both a writer and and illustrator.  Chris also shares new work and discusses his experience working with book publishers and Hollywood producers.The 45 minute talk ends with a half hour Q & A session.