January

Wordfest We've Read This Book Club: Three Women
Jan 29 @ 7 PM $10

Memorial Park Library, 2nd Floor
1221 2nd Street SW
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Have you vowed to wean yourself off Netflix and get some serious reading done this winter – then have a great chat about what you’ve read with an equally engaged group of book lovers? Come prepared to delve into Three Women by Lisa Taddeo, described by Elizabeth Gilbert as "a nonfiction literary masterpiece." READ MORE

February

Wordfest Presents Cheryl Foggo (Pourin’ Down Rain)
Feb 08 @ 1 PM $15 - $20

Memorial Park Library, 2nd Floor
1221 2 St SW
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Join us for the 30th anniversary re-release of Cheryl Foggo’s, Pourin' Down Rain: A Black Woman Claims Her Place in the Canadian West. This event will feature live music, special guests, an on-stage interview, audience Q&A and book signing! READ MORE
Wordfest Presents Desmond Cole (The Skin We’re In)
Feb 20 @ 7 PM $15 - $20

Memorial Park Library, 2nd Floor
1221 2 St SW
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Don’t miss this provocative and perspective-shifting conversation with one of Canada's most celebrated and uncompromising writers, Desmond Cole. His first book, The Skin We’re In is a vital text for anti-racist and social justice movements in Canada, as well as a potent antidote to the all-too-present complacency of many white Canadians. Hosted by Zain Velji, this event will feature an on-stage interview, followed by an audience Q&A and book signing. READ MORE
Wordfest We've Read This Book Club: The Innocents
Feb 26 @ 7 PM $10

Memorial Park Library, 2nd Floor
1221 2nd Street SW
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Have you vowed to wean yourself off Netflix and get some serious reading done this winter – then have a great chat about what you’ve read with an equally engaged group of book lovers? Come prepared to delve into The Innocents by Michael Crummey, described by Emma Donoghue as, "A gripping and credible page-turner about children surviving in the wilderness, but more than that: this Adam and Eve struggle to make sense of a world that's somewhere between Eden and Hell." READ MORE

March

Wordfest Presents Kathy Reichs (A Conspiracy of Bones)
Mar 24 @ 7 PM $20 - $25

Patricia A. Whelan Performance Hall, Central Library
800 3 Street SE
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Don't miss this chance to experience the New York Times bestselling author behind the hit Fox TV series, Bones, which is based on her acclaimed series of novels about the adventures of forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan. Kathy Reichs presents her latest twisty thriller in the series at this live event featuring an on-stage interview, followed by an audience Q&A and book signing. READ MORE

May