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The Knowlton Literary Festival 2019
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Thursday, OCTOBER 17

19:30 – 21:00 ~ Theatre Lac-Brome Lobby

AN EVENING OF POETRY AND MUSIC
A Tribute to SUSAN BRISCOE
Featuring: Antony Di Nardo, Marjorie Bruhmuller, Steve Luxton, Ann Scowcroft
Master of Ceremonies: Mary Harvey, John Barr on the piano.
No Charge. Donations accepted


Friday, OCTOBER 18

Morning and afternoon

Purleicious Adventures in Reading and More
SHEREE FITCH meets the children of Knowlton Academy
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Opening Reception ~ Community Centre ~ 18:00 -19:00 pm
A Reading and a Conversation with ANN-MARIE MACDONALD
19:00 – 21:00 ~ Community Centre ($20.00)


Saturday, OCTOBER 19

09:30 – 12:00 ~ Community Centre ~ 270 Rue Victoria

Workshop: Whispers of Mermaids and Wonderful Things.
How to write stories for children with SHEREE FITCH
Part One ~ $30.00 for two sessions
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09:30 -11:00 ~ Community Centre ~ 270 Rue Victoria

TOWNSHIPS AUTHORS
and exhibits by
Diversity and Achievement in Anglophone Quebec
(An Exhibition sponsored by the Quebec Anglophone Heritage Network)
Yamaska Literacy Council
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Write Here, Write Now: Our Stories 2.0
No Charge, Coffee and muffins ==================================================
11:15 – 12:45 ~ Community Centre ~ 270 Rue Victoria

The Colville Stories: Late Breaking with K.D. MILLER ($20.00) ==================================================
14:00 – 16:00 ~ Community Centre ~ 270 Rue Victoria

LOUISE PENNY in conversation with SHELAGH ROGERS ($25.00) ==================================================
SATURDAY EVENING ~ 19:30- 21:00 ~ Community Centre ~ 270 Rue Victoria

GUY VANDERHAEGHE: History and the Historical Novel ($20.00) ==================================================


Sunday, OCTOBER 20

09:30 -11:00 ~ Community Centre ~ 270 Rue Victoria

Writing Workshop, Part 2 ~ SHEREE FITCH ==================================================
10:00 – 11:30 ~ Community Centre ~ 270 Rue Victoria

From Harvest of Shame to Harvest of Hope
How a Rag-Tag Band of Disenfranchised Tomato Pickers
Improved Conditions for Farmworkers in North America and Around the World
BARRY ESTABROOK ($20.00) ==================================================
12:00- 13:45 ~ Community Centre ~ 270 Rue Victoria

BRUNCH
And then a talk by KIM THÚY
The Essentials of Vietnamese Cooking
Community Centre ($30.00)