May 15, 7:00 pm in the Atrium
Launch of the literary magazine Ignite.
Collège Garden City Collegiate
May 16, 7:00 pm in the Atrium
Launch of the literary magazine Threads.
Collège Garden City Collegiate is proud to announce the launch of our second volume of Threads, designed around the theme of “normal.” Featuring readings and presentations from some of the contributors.
May 16, 7:30 pm in the Travel Alcove
The Violet Fox
Run. That’s what instinct told me. But in order to save the secrets of my people and to protect my brother I have to become the enemy.
Clare Marshall is a full time freelance editor, designer, website manager, and publisher.
May 16, 7:30 pm in the Community Classroom
Let the Eastern Bastards Freeze in the Dark: The West Versus the Rest Since Confederation - the recipient of the J.W. Dafoe Book Prize for 2013
The oil sands. Global warming. The National Energy Program. Though these seem like modern Canadian subjects, author Janigan reveals them to be a legacy of longstanding regional rivalry.
Mary Janigan, a journalist who has written extensively about Canadian public policy, has won the prestigious Hy Solomon award for policy analysis, and the National Newspaper Award for her scrutiny of proposed Constitution changes. She lives in Toronto.
May 18, 2:00 pm in the Atrium
In the Land of Work-A-Lot
Mike and Jill Palitsky reside in Winnipeg where they raise two boys. The challenge of parenthood is a fine balance between fun and responsibility.
Illustrator Matthew Welch enjoys making art and writing stories that he hopes will bring as much joy to children as the comics and books from his childhood brought to him.