This workshop is a chance to explore ways to tell your personal story. Do you want to write an article? A memoir? A movie?
Mark Leiren-Young is the writing equivalent of a Swiss Army Knife. He has the tools to work in almost every medium and genre. He has won national and international awards for writing articles, books, plays, documentaries, dramas and comedies. For more on Mark visit www.leiren-young.com.
In partnership with Summerland Singers and Players
Theatre in the Vines
Join us for outdoor theatre ‘in the vines’ at Sage Hills winery, as we premiere a new one-act play by Karla Hennig. Set in Penticton during the last pandemic, this play, originally a finalist in our ten-minute play competition, explores the quagmire of rules and rule-breaking in challenging times.
In partnership with the Summerland Branch Library.
Due to popular demand, our fusion of words and music is back!
This year we’re featuring readings from three inspiring Okanagan authors, Corinna Chong, Brian Isaac Taylor and Joanna Chiu, interspersed with captivating music selections from Kelowna folk duo Josh + Bex. Join us in celebrating new music, new fiction, non-fiction and short stories from around the valley.
This presentation will share some of the stories of Ukrainians and Indigenous peoples that have been recovered from erasure and seeks to answer the question, can we do better when we tell our stories of these lands?
Performing in Summerland with her trio, this evening of music with multi-award-winning Caleigh Cardinal will range from sweet guitar strumming to Caleigh leading her band in a rocking rave-up.