Stories for all and a chance for everyone to participate!

Stories About Transformation

Saturday March 18th

11:00-11:45

Storytelling for Children Ages 3-5 (accompanied by an adult)
featuring Ottawa Storytellers:
Lynda Joyce & her harp, Kathie Kompass and Janet LeRoy

1:00-1:45

Storytelling for older children and adults
Louise Profit-Leblanc, Merwyn McCullough, Lynda, Kathie and Janet

2:00-2:45

Around the Table Storytelling
Settle in with cookies and tea to enjoy one another’s stories

The Biblio Wakefield Library is pleased to present

Connecting with Mother Earth

A writing workshop for youth ages 11-18

Led by novelist Iris Delagrange

Sunday, April 2, from 10-4 pm

in the Wakefield Library

Iris will offer tips and tricks to help writers learn how to create a world in any literary genre in keeping with the Earth Day theme. Workshop participants will have an opportunity to share their work at The Artists Among Us: Our Next Generation – a youth art exhibition on the same theme.

This program is made possible with the support of the Biblio Wakefield Library, The Community Cultural Action Fund of the Department of Canadian Heritage, The Quebec Writers’ Federation and the Atwater Writers Exhibition.

Contact Ilse Turnsen to register
turnsen@gmail.com 819-459-2296

Celebrating Our Mother Earth

Mother Earth

All youth 21 years or younger from the La Pêche community are invited to participate

Art submission deadline: March 31st

Art must arrive ready to display

Artwork maximum dimensions: 4 feet square

Artwork maximum weight: 15 pounds

Gala: April 29th

For more information: fraser.semenoff.maria@gmail.com

Writing Word Play

Join us in the Wakefield Library (starting March 2nd) on the First Thursday of the month from 7 pm – 8:30 pm, and/or the Third Wednesday of the month from 10:30 am – 12:00 pm (these events are free but donations are warmly accepted to help offset some expenses).

Mark these dates:

  • March 2 and 15
  • April 6 and 19
  • May 4 and 17
  • June 1 and 21

A volunteer facilitator will welcome you and provide some structure and writing activities. Sharing what you wrote will always be your choice. Come stimulate your imagination and let your words flow! Please bring a notebook, a favourite writing implement and a sense of curiosity.

For further information, contact Linda Vanderlee: linda@lindavanderlee.com

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Story Time for Children ages 3-5

Facilitated by Janet LeRoy

Join us the second and last Monday of the month

11:00 to 11:30 am

Stories, rhymes, finger plays and songs to delight children

We ask that children be accompanied by an adult.

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