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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Author Visit: Andrew Larsen
Tue Jul 03, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

What's your story? Join author Andrew Larsen for a fun workshop where young writers and illustrators can explore their own lives and discover their own stories.

Icon of the event Author Visit: Melanie Florence
Fri Aug 03, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Agincourt

Participants will talk about what makes a good story opening and work with story prompts to get writing! Famous first lines from popular children's books will help writers brainstorm new ideas.

Icon of the event Ocean Protection with Author Sonia Faruqi
Thu Sep 27, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Riverdale

Author of the critically acclaimed book Project Animal Farm, Sonia Faruqi will discuss the importance of ocean conservation and the threats faced by the ocean, including coral reef bleaching and water pollution. These themes ...