(Done) February 1 (Friday). OLA (Ontario Library Association) Superconference. Crime Writers of Canada members present short pitches (2 to 3 min) on their current books -1 to 2 p.m. Metro Convention Centre Toronto. (This event has happened and it was great fun to present to librarians at the Ontario Library Association Conference. The challenge is to stand out enough so that the librarians will remember you pitch enough and follow up with buying your book/s for their libraries).
***(New) February 17th. 3 p.m. I will read at the Draft Writing Series. 450 Broadview Avenue, Toronto (just north of Gerrard). I am one of a group who will each have 4 minutes to read.
February 20 (Weds) The Writers Union of Canada (TWUC). Panel on Writing' Groups. Glad Day Bookshop. Church & Wellesley. Panel to be announced. Some changes made, but I think I am still on it.
February 28 (Thurs) Noir at The Bar.. 7 pm Wallace Gastro Pub. Reading (Christian Baines, Mary Lou Dickinson, Michael Januska, Kim Moritsugu, Jon Sheppard, Jennifer Soosar)
1954 Yonge St., at Davisville, Toronto.
March 7 (Thurs.) Novel Idea Books 7 pm (Kingston, ON). Readings and Q&A with Lisa de Nikolits, Mary Lou Dickinson, Ursula Pflug, & Elizabeth Greene
March 12 (Tues) Book Club (Toronto) Private
March 21 (Thurs) University Women’s Club, East York Speech 7.30 pm
March 31 (Sun) Famous Last Words (to be confirmed) evening
April 10 (Weds) Book Club (Toronto) evening Private
April 18 (Thurs) Panel 7 pm (Authors from Crime Writers of Canada whose mysteries are set in Toronto at Sisters in Crime meeting) Sharon Crawford, Lisa de Nikolits, Mary Lou Dickinson, & Desmond Ryan. With special guest, Maureen Jennings. At Northern District Library. Open to the public. $5.non members of SINC..