The 2023 Sidney Literary Festival

Mary Winspear Centre 2243 Beacon Ave W, Sidney, BC

A celebration of readers, writers, and the written word, the popular event returns! The festival kicks off with a special presentation by Bob McDonald, renowned author and CBC host of Quirks and Quarks on Thursday evening. On Friday evening, Jack Knox moderates an authors' panel discussion with five of our 15 featured Canadian authors. On […]


Author Reading with David Carpenter

Museum at Campbell River 470 Island Highway, Campbell River, BC

We are very excited to welcome back David Carpenter to promote his new memoir, I Never Met a Rattlesnake I Didn’t Like, in an author reading at the Museum. Join us for some light refreshments as David reads from this new book, describing close encounters with some of the most dangerous predators in the wild. […]