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

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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
October 7, 2021 @ 6PM PST Nakusp Public Library, 92 6th Avenue NW in Nakusp
October 8, 2021 @ 12:15PM PST Okanagan Regional Library, Revelstoke Branch, 605 Campbell Avenue in Revelstoke
October 14, 2021 @ 7PM MST Radium Hot Springs Public Library, 4863 Stanley Street in Radium Hot Springs
October 21, 2021 @ 7PM MST Okanagan Regional Library, Golden Branch, 819 Park Drive in Golden

***Please note that public health orders require that all workshop participants must have received at least one dose of the Covid-19 vaccine and must wear a face mask.***



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.