The Victoria Times Colonist is once again putting on their “So You Think You Can Write?” contest, and we’re going to be a part of it! The winner will receive a trip for 2 to our Literary Festival, including accommodation at the stunning Galiano Oceanfront Inn.
Check out the Times Colonist website for details, and good luck!
We’ll see the winner at the ‘fest!
We are pleased and excited to announce that the 5th Annual (WOW!) Galiano Literary Festival will be held February 21-23 2014, once again at the outstanding Galiano Oceanfront Inn & Spa.
Authors will be announced as they are confirmed, so watch this page and our Twitter/Facebook updates!
In other thrilling news, Galiano Island Books has been shortlisted for the Canadian Booksellers Association LIBRIS Awards for Best Bookseller in Canada!
Twas the month before LitFest
and all through the nooks
the readers were excited, dreaming of books
The writers were readying their voices with care
to do a great reading, as so many would be there
so check out your calendars, your schedules & such
and get tickets to see authors that you love so much!
Although the Galiano Literary Festival is definitely one of the most exciting events of the year on our little island, the Festival weekend is also home to some other great events.
The 3 Artists Winter Works show
featuring work by the amazing
Larry Foden, Keith Holmes, and Brian Mitchell
will be showing on the Literary Festival Weekend. Daily at 667 Linklater, Galiano Island.
If it’s music that makes you hop, check out this great show happening Friday night:
The Oscar Hicks Sextet is returning to Galiano for an evening of lively and harmonious
WHERE — SOUTH GALIANO COMMUNITY HALL
WHEN — 8:00 PM, FRIDAY FEBRUARY 22, 2013
CABARET -STYLE SEATING, WINE, BEER, SNACKS
Tickets ($20) at Galiano Island Bookstore
and from Roger Pettit 250-539-2166
also at the door (if not sold out)
The 4th Annual Literary Festival is drawing closer! All around us here at Galiano Island Books are the stacks of amazing books by great authors we can’t wait to meet, and those we look forward to seeing again.
It’s really a time of ramped-up literary energy!
Get your tickets soon! Some sessions are getting close to full, so be sure to email firstname.lastname@example.org to give the store a call at 250-539-3340 to register!
You can come for the day, the weekend, or even just a single session, whatever suits your budget and your time!
We hope to see you there!