UPCOMING ART & LITERARY EVENTS
BEER & BOOKS WITH CHEF DAVID WOLFMAN
AND CREEMORE SPRINGS BREWERY
Please join us for a unique food & drink event with acclaimed Chef and television host David Wolfman along with his partner and wife Marlene Finn, as they discuss their culinary journey, Indigenous culture, and new cookbook: Cooking with the Wolfman.
THURSDAY JULY 12TH
7PM - 9PM
CREEMORE SPRINGS BREWERY
139 MILL STREET
CREMORE, ON LOM 1G0
Taste delicious food samplings from recipes from their cookbook uniquely paired with beers from Creemore Springs Brewery.
Books available for purchase at the event.
Tickets are $20 and available at Curiosity House Books, Creemore Springs Brewery and online at: https://www.ticketscene.ca/events/21617/
Book Awards and Nominations:
*The cookbook has just been shortlisted for a 2018 Taste Canada Award for best Regional/Cultural Cookbook.
*Cooking with the Wolfman: Indigenous Fusion was nominated for the Foreword Indies Books Awards 2018 in the Cooking category.
*The cookbook was also nominated for the Best in the World Gourmand World Cookbook Awards and received Gourmand's Best in Canada (English) Award in 2017.
“…Many refer to him as the Godfather of Indigenous Cuisine, in fact, his passion has always been in teaching aboriginal traditions. And he does so with expert flair and beauty in a glorious new cookbook, Cooking with the Wolfman… a stunning book that covers everything from origins of heritage foods to creating unique recipes using classical European cooking techniques… bookbrimming with colour and detail, and reverence for the foods of our nation.” ~ Rita DeMontis, Toronto Sun & Sun Media, November 28, 2017
An enthusiastic educator and entertainer, Chef David Wolfman is an internationally recognized expert in wild game and traditional Aboriginal cuisine. A member of the Xaxli’p First Nation in BC, David Wolfman is a classically trained Chef, Culinary Arts Professor at George Brown College of Applied Arts and Technology in Toronto (for over 20 years now), and Executive Producer and Host of the popular Cooking with the Wolfman™ television program. This show features David’s signature “Indigenous Fusion: Traditional Foods with a Modern Twist” and airs on FNX (First Nations Experience) and NativeFlix in the US. The show aired on APTN (Aboriginal Peoples Television Network) in Canada for 18 years.
IN THE GALLERY
PAPER, CLOTH, SCISSORS
A new show on now in the Gallery by award-winning artists, Elly MacKay and Kelly Hill, with original artwork from the pages of their new children's picture books:
Books and art available for purchase.
SAVE THE DATE!
3RD ANNUAL DUNEDIN LITERARY FESTIVAL
SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 8TH
Keynote Speaker: Heather O'Neill
Line-up and programming to be announced soon!
We are also a publisher of fine local history, art and children's books. We are distributed by Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited. Available where fine books are sold.
CURIOSITY HOUSE BOOKS PUBLISHING
A Bird Chronicle
A Bird Chronicle
Learning the alphabet has never before been more fun, or more beautiful. A stunning collection
of birds and letters, words and illustrations, stories and silhouettes, A Bird Chronicle is a
keepsake to treasure for years to come.
A Bird Chronicle showcases the 26 letters of the alphabet alongside 26 beautifully illustrated
birds from around the world from A to Z. There’s Andy the American Kestrel who dives like an
arrow, Big Bird Betsy who’s a bit cheeky and won’t think twice about taking your banana, and
Charlie the Crested Caracara who loves to chase the crab. Part children’s story book and bird
field guide, with a playful nod to art and design mixed with lessons in typography and
Curiosity House Books
Available at Curiosity House Books & Gallery, Simcoe Street Books and an independent bookstore near you.
*NOW AVAILABLE WHERE ALL FINE BOOKS ARE SOLD*
Curiosity House Books & Gallery and Simcoe Street Books are local, community-minded independent bookstores specializing in curated adult and children's fiction and non-fiction book selections.
Curiosity House Books is a small indie press publishing quality art, children's and history books.
Proud booksellers since 1995 in the heart of Creemore, ON.
Proud booksellers since 2017 in Collingwood, ON.
Curiosity House Books & Gallery
178 Mill Street
Creemore, ON L0M 1G0
Simcoe Street Books
65 Simcoe Street Books
Collingwood, ON L9Y 1H7