UPCOMING EVENTS

Please bookmark this page or check back frequently. New events will be added for 2021 as they are confirmed.

FREE Workshops: REIMAGINING THE PAST

Series of old photos
Description: Do you have a passion for genealogy? Participants in this workshop will learn how to transform personal histories into stories guaranteed to inspire and delight a broad audience. Funded by the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance and the Columbia Basin Trust.

LOCATIONS
October 5, 2021 @ 7PM MST Sparwood Public Library, 110 Pine Avenue in Sparwood *** POSTPONED UNTIL APRIL 2022***
October 7, 2021 @ 6PM PST Nakusp Public Library, 92 6th Avenue NW in Nakusp *** POSTPONED UNTIL APRIL 2022***
October 8, 2021 @ 12:15PM PST Okanagan Regional Library, Revelstoke Branch, 605 Campbell Avenue in Revelstoke *** POSTPONED UNTIL APRIL 2022***
October 14, 2021 @ 7PM MST Radium Hot Springs Public Library, 4863 Stanley Street in Radium Hot Springs *** POSTPONED UNTIL APRIL 2022***
October 21, 2021 @ 7PM MST Okanagan Regional Library, Golden Branch, 819 Park Drive in Golden *** POSTPONED UNTIL APRIL 2022***

***THESE WORKSHOPS HAVE BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL APRIL 2022 DUE TO ONGOING PUBLIC HEALTH CHALLENGES RELATED TO COVID-19. ANYONE WISHING TO ATTEND A WORKSHOP AT ONE OF THE LIBRARIES LISTED ABOVE CAN CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW TO BE ADDED TO THE MAILING LIST FOR THAT EVENT. YOU WILL RECEIVE AN EMAIL WITH THE NEW DATE WHEN IT HAS BEEN FINALIZED. ***



Recent Events

Words with Writers Podcast

The Haweaters
When: August 5, 2021
Where: YouTube
Description: The recent Words with Writers podcast features readings from the nominees for the 2021 Fred Kerner Book Award, including me.


Online Virtual Visit: Nakusp Public Library


When: January 20, 2021 @ 7PM PST
Where: ZOOM.
Description: Join BC author Vanessa Farnsworth as she discusses her historical novel The Haweaters and takes questions from readers.


Online Virtual Visit: Salmo Valley Public Library


When: December 9, 2020 @ 7PM PST
Where: ZOOM.
Description: Join BC author Vanessa Farnsworth as she discusses her historical novel The Haweaters with enthusiastic readers at the Salmo Valley Public Library.


Online Readings: The Haweaters


When: October 21, 2020 @ 7PM EST
Where: ZOOM.
Description: Join BC author Vanessa Farnsworth as she reads from her historical novel The Haweaters and takes questions from readers.
Funded by The Writers Union of Canada


Online Book Club Meeting: The Things She'll Be Leaving Behind

The Things She'll Be Leaving Behind
When: October 20, 2020 @ 6:30PM PDT / 7:30 PM MDT
Where: ZOOM.
Host: Kootenay Library Federation Book Club
Description: Join BC author Vanessa Farnsworth when she speaks with the Kootenay Library Federation's online book club about her short story collection, The Things She'll Be Leaving Behind.


Online Readings: The Haweaters


When: October 7, 2020 @ 7PM PST
Where: ZOOM
Description: Join BC author Vanessa Farnsworth as she reads from her historical novel The Haweaters and takes questions from readers.
Funded by The Writers Union of Canada


Online Interview: The Haweaters

The Haweaters
When: August 19, 2020 @ 7PM EDT
Where: YouTube
Host: The Authors Book Club
Description: Vanessa Farnsworth talks to author and educator Ann Y.K. Choi about her latest book, The Haweaters.