The tour continues…

This week I got to visit with the students at Salmo Elementary and JV Humphries School in Kaslo. My list of thanks continues to grow but today I am particularly grateful to Marianne Hansen from the Salmo Public Library for reuniting me with my laptop’s power cable! I am so proud to live in the […]

Nakusp

The next stop on my KLF tour – Nakusp!  What a spectacular village!  With a beautiful library!  Really – there are not enough exclamation marks to describe it and the kids were wonderful too (thanks in part to their very supportive teachers!) A huge thank you to Susan and Patty for the warm welcome.  And […]

KLF Tour

Today, my tour with the Kootenay Library Federation officially began!  Over the next few months I will be visiting seven different libraries across the Kootenay region of BC, thanks to the KLF and the amazing organization of Helen Graham. My first stop was Midway where I got to meet with over a hundred enthusiatic grade […]

Earth Day at Rossland Library!

My Authors for Earth Day visit has been booked! I will be visiting with grade two and three students from Maclean Elementary School at the Rossland Public Library on Wednesday, April 17th.  One hundred percent of my $250 visit fee will be donated to a non-profit environmental organization of THEIR choice.  Yes, that’s right – […]

Authors for Earth Day

I am very proud to be a member of Authors for Earth Day, an amazing program through which I will donate the fees from an author visits in April to a conservation organization chosen by the students at that school.  For more information, please read this letter;  Authors for Earth Day.  And if you are […]