August 2020 – Ann Berens

Ann Berens – Letters of a Pioneer Oil Geologist: A True Life Story 1884-1978

A compilation of eloquent letters written by Ann’s father to his mother that covered his travels on four continents during his eventual career as a petroleum geologist. Included are memoirs of his childhood in England and his four years spent in South Africa – all part of an adventurous true life story.

Date: Friday. August 21, 2020
Time: 2 – 3:30 pm
Place: The Gardens at Anderton
Cost: A donation of $4.00 per person (at the entrance gate) is appreciated by this volunteer-run establishment.

Pre-signed books will be for sale for $20.00

Refreshments will be served (juice boxes and individually wrapped goodies)
COVID-19 precautions: Face masks and social distancing are advised. There is a limited number of people allowed in the garden at one time.

Member Book Launch – Betty Annand – Sept. 15, 2019

Betty AnnandBetty Annand is launching the third book in her trilogy: The Lady from New York.
Previous titles are: The Girl from Old Nichol and The Woman from Dover.

All CVWS members and the public are invited!

Date: Sunday; September 15, 2019
Time: 1:30 – 4 p.m.
Place: Florence Filberg Centre
411 Anderton Ave, Courtenay

Webmaster note: There is no mention if the event is being held upstairs in the Conference Centre or downstairs in the Evergreen Seniors Lounge. Hopefully, signs will be placed outside.

Book Launch – Neil Garvie

Book Launch - Neil GarvieNeil Garvie – “Silence Craves a Voice”

When: Saturday, March 30, 2019
Where: Bayside Café at 2760 Cliffe Ave, Courtenay, BC
Time: 10:30 a.m.  Refreshments will be served.


BOOK PROMO – Silence Craves a Voice 20190205
Neil Garvie | Poplar Publishing | February 2019 | ISBN:  978-1-7751352-0-3 | $14.00 Soft cover, 54 pages

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