Author signing: Tomcats and House Calls

  The public is invited to meet Dr. William O’Flaherty, author of Tomcats and House Calls: Memoir of a Country Doctor, Saturday, July 14 from 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. at the newly renovated Bookmark Charlottetown.   Dr. O’Flaherty’s collection of short stories has become a bestseller in Atlantic Canada since its release in May….

MINISTER PROCLAIMS FAMILY LITERACY DAY IN PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI — Parents and children of all ages are encouraged to spend time learning and reading together on Family Literacy Day and throughout the year, says Education and Early Childhood Development Minister, Alan McIsaac. “Reading with your children is a fun and rewarding way to spend time together as a family and it encourages…

Cultural Capital of Canada Film and Interactive Digital Media Program to produce 5 new works

(Charlottetown, March 10th 2011) As part of Charlottetown’s 2011 Cultural Capital of Canada Designation, the Island Media Arts Coop (IMAC), Island Film Factory (IFF), and Interactive Media Alliance (IMA) are partnering to help in the creation of 5 new short film and interactive digital media works byIsland producers.  These works will become lasting documents of Charlottetown’s cultural identity. …

Celebrate Atlantic Author Day Saturday, July 11!

Join PEI authors John Sylvester and Gerry O’Brien at Indigo in Charlottetown on Saturday, July 11, from 10 a.m. til noon. They join dozens of other Atlantic authors over four Atlantic provinces in celebrating the first ever Atlantic Author Day. All are featured in this summer’s Summer Reading Guide, produced by the Atlantic Publishers Marketing…