Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Monday, February 16th, 2015



February Meeting: The Magic of the Russian Fairy Tale

 







On Monday, February 16th, 2015 at the Saanich Centennial Branch Library, 3110 Tillicum Road, Children’s Literature Roundtable presents UVic's Professor of Slavic Studies, Megan Swift, who will give a presentation on The Magic of the Russian Fairy Tale

Professor Swift will introduce some of Russia’s most captivating fairy tale characters, including the child-eating witch Baba Yaga and the maiden-snatching Koschei the Deathless, and then talk about how magical fairy tales were banned after the Russian Revolution and replaced by a new kind of magic. 
 
Title: The Magic of the Russian Fairy Tale.
Presenter: Professor Megan Swift from the University of Victoria’s Slavic Studies department.
Date: February 16, 2015
Time: 7:30-8:30 pm. Doors open at 7:00pm
Place: Saanich Centennial Branch Library 3110 Tillicum Road.
Books for sale by Schoolhouse Teaching Supplies.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

The Children’s Literature Roundtables of Canada THE 2014 INFORMATION BOOK AWARD WINNER

The Children’s Literature Roundtables of Canada Are Proud to Announce…
THE 2014 INFORMATION BOOK AWARD WINNER:


Pedal It! How Bicycles are Changing the World
By Michelle Mulder
Published by
Orca Books



HONOR BOOK: Pay It Forward Kids:
Small Acts, Big Change
By Nancy Runstedler
Published by
Fitzhenry &
Whiteside

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Next Meeting, Monday, December 1st 2014

Join us for A Brush full of Colour! Monday, December 1st at Saanich Centennial Branch Library, Greater Victoria Public Library. 3110 Tillicum Rd. (by Pearkes Arena)

November – social event and talk about books!




Wednesday, November 19, 5:30-7:00 pm
Glo Restaurant and Lounge, 104-2940 Jutland Road, Selkirk Waterfront

Everyone Welcome! Separate tabs!
Bring along some of your recent favourite books for kids or teens to talk about.