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MONTHLY MEETING with SPEAKERS Karen Boersma and Karen Li of Owlkids Books

  • Wednesday, September 11, 2019
  • 7:00 PM
  • Toronto Public Library, Northern District Branch (Yonge & Eglinton)

MEETING: Wed Sept 11 at 7:00 with SPEAKERS Karen Boersma and Karen Li of Owlkids Books

LOCATION: Toronto Public Library Northern District Branch, 40 Orchard View Blvd. (1 block N of Eglinton, W off Yonge), Room 200 (2nd floor). 

SPEAKERS: Owlkids Books was once best known for its science and nature books for kids, but today their publishing program includes a much wider range of non-fiction and fiction. Karen Boersma, formerly of Groundwood and Kids Can, became publisher of Owlkids in 2012. Karen Li also worked at Kids Can, and is now Owlkids editorial director. 

MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS: Celebrating a new book? Having an event? Teaching a course? Other news? Make your announcement at the meeting! Please send office@canscaip.org the following info:
  • Your name
  • Book title, genre/reading age, publisher, publication date
  • Summary of your book, event, course, or other news 
  • Will you make your announcement at the meeting in person? 
  • In the email subject line: "Member Announcement by [your name]" 

DINNER AT 5:00: Everyone is welcome to come to dinner before the meeting. Join us at at 5:00 at the CANSCAIP table at the back of The Pickle Barrel (Yonge-Eglinton Centre, 2nd floor). For simple payment, the restaurant provides individual bills. RSVP to Cathy Rondina 

TRANSIT & PARKING: From Eglinton station on the Yonge subway line, walk 1 block N on Yonge to Orchard View. The closest parking is Yonge-Eglinton Centre's (expensive) underground lot with an entrance on Orchard View. There are Green P parking lots on Erskine, Castlefield and Sherwood. 


CANSCAIP office is located within the Centre for Social Innovation, Annex.
720 Bathurst St., Suite 503, Toronto, ON M5S 2R4

Email: office@canscaip.org
Phone: 1-416-515-1559

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