Event Schedule

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2017 The County Reads 7:00 PM
2017 The County Reads @ Lipson Room, upstairs at Books and Company
Apr 20 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
2017 The County Reads @ Lipson Room, upstairs at Books and Company
2017 8th Annual The County Reads – Hosted by Ken Murray The ever popular County Reads debate will take place upstairs at Books & Company in the Lipson Room. Hear five local residents champion their chosen books and vote for your favourite! Refreshments served. Tickets are available at Books & Company or at the door. The books and presenters are: ...
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Children’s Event with Wallace Edwards and Celia Godkin 10:00 AM
Children’s Event with Wallace Edwards and Celia Godkin @ Lipson Room, upstairs at Books & Company
Apr 21 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Children's Event with Wallace Edwards and Celia Godkin @ Lipson Room, upstairs at Books & Company
Note: Teachers who are interested in bringing classes to this event and who require transportation, please contact the Picton Public Library for information. About the authors: Wallace Edwards is a beloved children’s author-illustrator whose vivid imagination has transformed the world of animals and strange creatures in picture books for a generation of children. A graduate of the Ontario College of ...
Children’s Event with Kathy Lowinger and Jennifer Mook-Sang 12:00 PM
Children’s Event with Kathy Lowinger and Jennifer Mook-Sang @ Queen Elizabeth School
Apr 21 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Children's Event with Kathy Lowinger and Jennifer Mook-Sang @ Queen Elizabeth School
Children’s Event at Queen Elizabeth School Kathy Lowinger (Give Me Wings! How a Choir of Former Slaves Took on the World) Jennifer Mook-Sang (Speechless) About the authors: Kathy Lowinger’s first book was Shifting Sands: Life in the Times of Moses, Jesus, and Muhammad. Her latest book, Give Me Wings! How a Choir of Former Slaves Took on the World (Fall ...
Invisible Night 7:00 PM
Invisible Night @ Lipson Room, upstairs at Books & Company
Apr 21 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Invisible Night @ Lipson Room, upstairs at Books & Company
Invisible Night – moderated by Leigh Nash. Refreshments served. Andrew Forbes (The Utility of Boredom: Baseball Essays) Michelle Winters (I Am a Truck) About the authors: Andrew Forbes was born in Ottawa, Ontario and attended Carleton University. He has written film and music criticism, liner notes, sports columns, and short fiction. His work has been nominated for the Journey ...
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Poetry in the Morning 10:00 AM
Poetry in the Morning @ Lipson Room, upstairs at Books & Company
Apr 22 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Poetry in the Morning @ Lipson Room, upstairs at Books & Company
Poetry in the Morning – moderated by David Sweet Michael E. Casteel (The Last White House at the End of the Row of White Houses) Jim Nason (Touch Anywhere to Begin) Zoe Whittall (The Emily Valentine Poems) About the authors: Michael E. Casteels is the author of over a dozen chapbooks of poetry. In 2012, he was nominated for The ...
Fiction Readings and Discussion 11:15 AM
Fiction Readings and Discussion @ Lipson Room, upstairs at Books & Company
Apr 22 @ 11:15 AM – 12:30 PM
Fiction Readings and Discussion @ Lipson Room, upstairs at Books & Company
Fiction Readings and Discussion – moderated by David Sweet Kirsteen MacLeod (The Animal Game) Emily Saso (The Weather Inside) Zoe Whittall (The Best Kind of People) About the authors: Kirsteen MacLeod is a Kingston, Ontario writer, poet and yoga teacher. Kirsteen has worked in Toronto (20 years) and in Kingston (10 years), as a magazine and newspaper writer and editor, ...
Non-Fiction Readings and Discussion 1:30 PM
Non-Fiction Readings and Discussion @ Lipson Room, upstairs at Books & Company
Apr 22 @ 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Non-Fiction Readings and Discussion @ Lipson Room, upstairs at Books & Company
Non-Fiction Readings and Discussion – moderated by David Sweet Merilyn Simonds (Gutenberg’s Fingerprint: Paper, Pixels and the Lasting Impression of Books) About the author:   Merilyn Simonds is the author of 16 books, including The Holding, a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice; The Convict Lover, finalist for the Governor General’s Literary Award; and most recently The Paradise Project, ...
Mystery Readings and Discussion 2:45 PM
Mystery Readings and Discussion @ Lipson Room, upstairs at Books & Company
Apr 22 @ 2:45 PM – 3:45 PM
Mystery Readings and Discussion @ Lipson Room, upstairs at Books & Company
Mystery Readings and Discussion – moderated by David Sweet Steve Burrows (A Cast of Falcons) Joy Fielding (She’s Not There) About the authors: Steve Burrows has pursued his birdwatching hobby on five continents. He is a former editor of the Hong Kong Bird Watching Society Magazine and a contributing field editor for Asian Geographic. The first book in the Birder ...
Novels & Nosh (wind-up dinner and fundraiser) 6:00 PM
Novels & Nosh (wind-up dinner and fundraiser) @ The Bridge
Apr 22 @ 6:00 PM
Novels & Nosh (wind-up dinner and fundraiser) @ The Bridge
NOVELS & NOSH April 22 6:00PM 106 Bridge Street, Picton (Chef Michael Hoy Culinary) Tickets are $75, and available at Books & Company or at PELC! A perfect way to celebrate Earth Day! Prince Edward Learning Centre is an adult literacy and basic skills program, serving all of Prince Edward County. We assist adults in the pursuit of their education, ...
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