Wordfest presents a selection of renowned writers, illustrators, poets and performers from Canada and beyond each year for the enjoyment of children, teens, parents and educators in Calgary and the Bow Valley. First Calgary Financial Book Rapport is a popular education program that brings students from grades K-12 together with authors to stimulate literacy and encourage a love of reading and writing. Read more…
FIRST CALGARY FINANCIAL BOOK RAPPORT: OCTOBER 14-17, 2014
For five days each October, Wordfest hosts an eclectic mix of talent, bringing the ideas and stories of great writers alive and up close to youth in the Calgary area and Bow Valley region.
In 2013, over 10,000 students (K-12) experienced these fun and engaging events. This year, the Festival runs from October 14-19, 2014 and will bring authors to Calgary cultural venues and to schools.