Events

Aug24Sun

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Signing with K. Gordon Neufeld, author of Cult Fiction

24 August 2014 | Free

In Cult Fiction: One Writer’s Creative Journey through an Extreme Religion, K. GordonNeufeld combines the art of memoir with fictitious short stories, poetry, and academic essays–allsurrounding his experiences with cults and extreme religion. In 1976, Neufeld joined the Unification Church…

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Aug26Tue

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Book Launch: How to Publish a Bestselling Book by Kim Staflund

26 August 2014 | Free

Come join us in celebrating the release of How to Publish a Bestselling Book … and Sell It WORLDWIDE Based on Value, Not Price!  RSVP on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/700501850025715/?ref=22

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Sep4Thu

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Book Launch for Alison Pick's memoir Between Gods

4 September 2014 | Free

From the Man Booker-nominated author of the novel Far to Go and one of our most talented young writers comes an unflinching, moving and unforgettable memoir about family secrets and the rediscovered past.  Alison Pick was born in the 1970s…

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Sep20Sat

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Maxine Spence & Lyndsay Wasko, author & illustrator of Down in the Jungle

20 September 2014 | Free

"Down in the jungle, in the mangrove swamp,Close to the spot where the elephants stomp,Where sneaky snakes slither, and cockatoos croon,While hyenas howl at the man in the moon,There he'd find a treasure and be home by noon." Jake is…

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Oct21Tue

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An Evening with Anthony Bidulka

21 October 2014 | Free

Free for AWCS members.  $5 for non-members.   The Alexandra Writers' Centre Society is pleased to welcome Canadian mystery writer, Anthony Bidulka on October 21, 2014, for an evening of conversation and readings. Like a Unicorn: Tales of a Canadian Prairie Mystery…

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Oct23Thu

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Drawing session for kids with Marie-Louise Gay (plus a book signing!)

23 October 2014 | Free

Many children want to know where stories come from and how a book is made. Marie-Louise Gay's new picture book provides them with some delightfully inspiring answers in a fictional encounter between an author and some very curious children, who…

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Oct29Wed

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Book Launch with Clint Malarchuk for his memoir, The Crazy Game

29 October 2014 | Free

Depending on projected attendance for this event, the location may change.  Those registered for the event will receive an update by email as soon as any change is confirmed.  In the spirit of The Game and The Blind Side, a raw, raucous and…

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