: Sep 16, 2018
Save the date! On Sunday, September 16, Telling Tales will celebrate its 10th year of celebrating stories.
Telling Tales is a Canadian, not-for-profit organization committed to inspiring a love of reading in children and raising awareness of the importance of literacy in our communities.
The festival, held from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at Westfield Heritage Village, brings together 20 of Canada’s leading authors, illustrators, musicians and storytellers to engage and empower children through the power of stories. The day will feature live performances, book signings, costumed characters, a Giant Book Swap and Shop, Children’s Activity Centre, contests and prizes, and much more.
Free parking is available only at the Rockton Fairgrounds with complimentary shuttle services offered to Westfield Heritage Village from various locations in the city.
Please visit the following promotional video at https://youtu.be/OgMGyx9lDcQ
for more details, or visit the www.tellingtales.org to download the reading list.
Please join the Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board in promoting and supporting Telling Tales within your school community, and consider attending the festival with family and friends.