Whale in the Door

A Community Unites to Protect BC's Howe Sound

READINGS & WORKSHOPS

LAUNCHES READINGS & WORKSHOPS:

2018

March 3, 11:00 – 12:30 pm Knowing Our Place Book Club, Bowen Island Library. We will be discussing Thomas Kings’ The Truth About Stories

Thursday April 12, 7 pm Reading Whale in the Door  Salt Spring Island Library

Sunday, April 15, 3 pm. Reading Whale in the Door Galiano Island Library

Saturday, May 5, 1:30 pm, Creative Non-Fiction Collective Conference (Toronto) I will be giving a workshop with author and journalist, Waubgeshig Rice, on “Building Bridges, Respecting Boundaries: Narrative and the Relationship Between Indigenous and non-Indigenous in Canada”

Monday, May 7, 7:00 pm. Reading Whale in the Door, Toronto Public Library, Yorkville Branch, Our Fragile Planet series, with moderator, Alanna Mitchell, author of Sea Sick: The Hidden Crisis of Global Ocean Change

Saturday, May 12, 11:00 – 12:30 Knowing Our Place Book Club, Bowen Island Library. We will be discussing Lee Maracle’s My Conversations with Canadians.

Saturday, June 2, 11:00-12:30 Knowing Our Place Book Club Bowen Island Library. We will be discussing Lee Maracle’s My Conversations with Canadians.

June 13, Reading Whale in the Door  Whistler Public Library

June 21, Knowing Our Place Celebration of National Aboriginal Day Bowen Island

August 11, Whale in the Door: Fold for the Orcas 2-4 pm Vancouver Public Library, Alice McKay Room. A fun, creative family event around ocean protection. Music, poetry, whale puppets, and the folding of origami orcas. No origami experience needed. All materials provided. Free admission.

2017

Sunday October 1, 3 pm, Gallery at Artisan Square, Bowen Island, Chris Corrigan, host

Tuesday October 24, 7-9 pm , Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Sechelt, Ric Careless, host

Thursday, October 26, 5: 30 – 7:00 pm, North Vancouver Museum & Archives, 3203 Institute Road,

Wednesday, November 1, 1 pm, Gabriola Island Library

Thursday, November 2, 1 pm, Vancouver Island University, Nanaimo

Friday, November 3, 7 pm. Bolen Books, Victoria, Marc Leiren-Young, host

Tuesday, November 7, 6-8 pm, Squamish Library

Friday, November 9, 6 pm. Read Local BC , Co-op Bookstore, 1391 Commercial Drive

Monday, November 27, 10 am. SKY Bowen Island