On Saturday, April 29th, 2017, experience the 24th Saskatchewan Book Awards Ceremony at Conexus Arts Centre in Regina. The evening will be hosted by award-winning author James Daschuk. Rub elbows with the shortlisted authors and enjoy the anticipation as they wait to find out who will win this year's 13 awards, including the prestigious Book of the Year Award. The Awards Ceremony is a meaningful and enjoyable way to support Saskatchewan's literary community while getting to spend time with other lovers of local literature.
WHEN: Saturday, April 29th, 2017, Doors open at 5:00 PM, Prairie Buffet served at 5:30 PM, Awards Ceremony at 7:00 PM
WHERE: Conexus Arts Centre, 200 Lakeshore Drive, Regina
ATTIRE: Dress to impress!
Tickets go on sale Thursday, February 9, 2017. You'll be able to purchase tickets on our website (www.bookawards.sk.ca) via PayPal or by sending your cheque to our office (315-1102 8th Ave, Regina, SK S4R 1C9). Early bird tickets will be available from February 9th to April 1st for the price of $60/person, $480/table of 8, and $600/table of 10. From April 1st to April 26th regular priced tickets will be available for $75/person, $600/table of 8, and $750/table of 10. Unable to attend this year's Awards Ceremony? In lieu of tickets, please consider making a donation to the Saskatchewan Book Awards.
Awards Ceremony Committee: Daniel Parr, Courtney Bates-Hardy, Austin Davis, Kali Mcdonald, and Léa Prpick
Saskatchewan Book Awards, Inc is a charitable organization: 13868 7777 RR0001
For updates about the 2017 Awards Ceremony or to share the event with your friends, please take a look at our Facebook event.
RPL Writes of Spring Readers’ and Writers’ Summit
SBA is pleased to partner with the Regina Public Library on this year's Writes of Spring, which will be launching on Thursday, April 7th, 2017 with an appearance by comedian, author & activist Zarqa Nawaz, creator of Little Mosque on the Prairie & author of Laughing All the Way to the Mosque.Celebrate reading and writing throughout the month of April with workshops, author visits, contests, and more!
Learn more at www.reginalibrary.ca