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We recently had a problem with our WordPress site and lost a lot of content. Bear with us as we gradually update the website. If you happen to have any information or photographs from past events that you would be willing to share, please send them our way.

Events for the 2020-21 Membership Year

You are invited to the Vancouver Children’s Literature Roundtable’s Annual Illustrator’s Breakfast.

Small in the City, by Sydney Smith. Winner of the first annual Sheila Barry Best Canadian Picturebook of the Year award.

This year it is a virtual breakfast with a live virtual presentation by Sydney Smith, winner of the first Sheila Barry Best Canadian Picturebook of the Year Award, for Small in the City.

Saturday, November 14, 2020 at 9 am.

All registered guests will be sent a zoom invitation to the live virtual event.

You have the choice of registering for the event only or of attending the event and receiving a signed copy of Small in the City, a handmade centrepiece, and some other treats so be sure to provide your snail mail address.

The event will also feature the presentation of the Ron Jobe Scholarship and the announcement of the 2020 Information Book Award winner.


Celebration of BC’s Award-Winning Children’s Writers and Illustrators

A celebration of BC award winning children’s authors and illustrators of 2020. The guest speaker will be the winner of the 2020 Information Book Award (the winner will be announced November 14 at the annual VCLR Sheila Barry Best Canadian Picturebook of the Year Award breakfast). 

Wednesday, January 16, 2021, 9:00 – 10:30 am

Note: This event is free to members–please make sure your membership is up-to-date. The first 50 people that register will receive a book by mail. Be sure to provide your snail mail address when you sign up.