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September 19 - September 24Free
Word Vancouver, Western Canada’s largest celebration of literacy and reading, is held during the week leading up to the last Sunday of September at various venues throughout the city. Our festival promotes books and authors with free exhibits, performances, and hands-on activities for a wide range of ages and interests.
The 2017 festival begins on Tuesday, September 19, with great events all week, leading up to the main event on Sunday, September 24 at Library Square.
- September 19 – Banyen Books & VPL Britannia Branch
- September 20 – Banyen Books & The Cottage Bistro
- September 21 – Banyen Books & VPL nə́c̓aʔmat ct Strathcona Branch
- September 22 – Christianne’s Lyceum & Historic Joy Kogawa House
- September 23 – ArtStarts Gallery & Carnegie Centre & PNE Forum
- September 24 – Library Square at VPL Central Branch
Visit www.wordvancouver.ca for programming details and events.