I READ CANADIAN DAY
Wednesday February 19 | 12:00AM - 11:50PM
I READ CANADIAN DAY is a national day of celebration dedicated to ‘reading Canadian’. The purpose of this event is to raise awareness of Canadian books and celebrate the richness, diversity and breadth of Canadian literature.
On February 19th, 2020, Canadians of all ages are challenged to “Read Canadian” for 15 minutes and to share their experience at their library, in their school, with their families and friends, or on social media.
Freedom to Read Week
Sunday February 23 @ 12:00AM - Saturday February 29 @ 12:00AM
Freedom to Read Week is organized by the Freedom of Expression Committee of the Book and Periodical Council.
GG-Nominated Author Brian Harvey
Friday March 06 | 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Join local author Brian Harvey at the Courtenay Library, where he will read from his latest book, Sea Trial, which was nominated for the 2019 Governor General’s Award.