Saskatchewan Festival of Words 2016

par Saskatchewan Festival of Words Inc.

  • jeudi, 14 juillet 2016 de 9:00 Matin à dimanche, 17 juillet 2016 12:00 Après-midi (HAR)
  • Moose Jaw Public Library, Moose Jaw Cultural Centre, St. Andrew's Church, Bobby's Place, and Mosaic Place , Moose Jaw, SK S6H 0W1

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Détails

What's available at the Saskatchewan Festival of Words:

Teen Writing Experience (Ages 14-18) - A free weeklong writing workshop for teens that gives teens the opportunity to work with a professional author and read their work during a session at the festival. The 2016 Teen Writing Experience instructor is Arthur Slade.

Thursday

Kid's Ink (Ages 10-13) - A free children's workshop on creative writing. This year it will feature Brenda Baker.

Storytime for Little Ones (Ages 4+) - An hour long free event for kids featuring a reading from a Willow's Smile with Lana Button

Great Big Book Club - Book club event where participants have the opportunity to discuss A Beauty (Book) with Connie Gault.

Film - Mr. Holmes with Ian McKellan, Laura Linney and Hiroyuki Sanada  

Readception - A taste of what's to come during the festival. It features mini readings from authors with desserts and cocktails. 

Friday

Luncheon - Featuring Angie Abdou interviewing Zarqa Nawaz. The meal is provided. 

Friday Feature - An hour long presentation or interview with Douglas Gibson

Trivia - Literary trivia with a meal of fish and chips at Bobby's Place.

Poetry Slam - Slam poets from across the prairies compete in this pay what you can event. Ian Keteku will be the featured poet between rounds.

Saturday

Saturday Feature - An hour long presentation or interview Jody Mitic

University of Regina Press Book Launch with Blair Stonechild

Connie Kaldor in concert.

Sunday

Sunday breakfast an panels - Starts with breakfast at Mosaic Place with live music. Also features two author panels. 

Panels:

The Creative Process with Farzana Doctor, Ian Keteku, David Carpenter, and Tracey Lindberg. Moderated by Tracy Hamon.

After Laughter: A Look at Humour with Zarqa Nawaz, Douglas Gibson, Anakana Schofield, and Susan Juby. Moderated by Arthur Slade

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Participants Tout afficher (314)

Judy Quon

+ 1 invité

Vicki Olafson

+ 2 invités

Mandy Higgins

+ 1 invité

Jack Trusty

+ 2 invités

Greg Nelson

Anonyme

+ 1 invité

Anonyme

Janice Barclay

+ 1 invité

Rhonda Wandler

Diane Rhodes

+ 5 invités

Judy Piche

+ 1 invité

Mark Fenton

Progrès réalisés dans l’atteinte de l’objectif visé

Participants

314

Jours pour acheter

0

Moose Jaw Public Library, Moose Jaw Cultural Centre, St. Andrew's Church, Bobby's Place, and Mosaic Place
Moose Jaw, SK S6H 0W1

14 juillet 2016
jeudi, 14 juillet 2016 9:00 Matin (HAR)

Bénévole

We always need volunteers for our membership table, 50/50, registration desk, driving, ticket and stats taking.

All volunteers receive a free t-shirt and are welcome at our Volunteer Appreciation Dinner before the festival.


Organisateur

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Saskatchewan Festival of Words
217 Main St. N
Moose Jaw , SK
S6H 0W1

À propos de cet organisme

The Saskatchewan Festival of Words is a summer festival for readers and writers. The Festival of Words also provides year-round programming, including workshops, Cineview and Performers Cafe. Cineview is our film series that runs twice a year with 4-5 films from the Toronto International Film Festival each season. Performers Cafe is a monthly open mic night at Common Cafe. It is open to everyone and all genres.