Local Author Showcase

Library and Cultural Centre, Studio

9 Church Street, Halton Hills, L7G 3E6

Halton Hills, ON

Adult

Poetry & spoken word

Storytelling

Writing & literature

Join us to hear and discover readings from the work of local authors. Following the readings, refreshments will be served with time to mingle and chat with the authors about their individual work. Our special guest is Chief Stacey Laforme, Chief of the Mississauga of the Credit First Nation, who will read from his poetry collection Living in the Tall Grass: Poems of Reconciliation. Chief Laforme’s poems reflect the 7 values of honesty, truth, love, courage, humility, wisdom and respect. His most widely recognized poem, “I Love This Land,” is written in the voice of a First Nations soldier and has been featured on CBC Radio.

This event is free.

Halton Hills Public Library

Fri Sep 25
Sat Sep 26
Sun Sep 27

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Organized by

Halton Hills Public Library

Discover the vibrant arts and culture sector in Halton Hills with the Halton Hills Public Library (HHPL) during Culture Days! HHPL provides free access to a wide-range of books, music, movies, online courses and so much more. Professionally-trained Library staff go beyond Google in the search for information. Every week, approximately 5,200 people come through the Library’s doors, in addition to the more than 7,500 who visit electronically. For more information on programs, services, hours of operation and access to the online catalogue, visit our website!

This event is part of a hub:

Halton Hills Public Library

Organized by Halton Hills Public Library

For over a century the Halton Hills Public Library has provided space for people to create and collaborate. With branches in both Georgetown and Acton, it has become a main provider and presenter of arts and culture events in the community....

Location

9 Church Street, Halton Hills, L7G 3E6

Halton Hills, ON

In the Studio and Studio Lobby.

Event Contact

Leanna Feltham

lfeltham@haltonhills.ca

Language

English

Accessibility

This event is wheelchair accessible, and has gender-neutral washrooms.