Thursday, April 9, 2015

Monday, May 25, 2015

Illustrator Dean Griffiths
Presents at Victoria Children’s Literature Roundtable
Monday, May 25, 2015, 7:30 – 8:30 pm

 

Dean's new book is Bad Pirate, written by Kari-Lynn Winters, will be published this Spring by Pajama Press. Dean has illustrated over thirty books for children, including Perfect Man (Troy Wilson), Ballerinas Don't Wear Glasses (Ainslie Manson) and When Emily Carr Met Woo (Monica Kulling).
Join us at:
Saanich Centennial Branch, Greater Victoria Public Library
3110 Tillicum Road (by Pearkes Arena)
$5 drop-in / $4 students, Members free Doors open at 7:00 pm.
Browse Schoolhouse Teaching Supplies and Children’s Bookstore.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Author Lesley Livingston
Presents at Victoria Children’s Literature Roundtable
Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 7:30 – 8:30 pm

Celebrate Canadian Children’s Book Week with writer and actor Lesley Livingston, author of the Wondrous Strange series, the Never series and the Starlight Saga.

Sponsored by the Victoria Children’s Literature Roundtable, Greater Victoria Public Library and TD Canadian Children's Book Week.
Join us at:
Saanich Centennial Branch, Greater Victoria Public Library
3110 Tillicum Road (by Pearkes Arena)
Free
Doors open at 7:00 pm.
Browse Schoolhouse Teaching Supplies and Children’s Bookstore.

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