Ain’t Librarians Great?

By Ken Hoff

Last week it was our privilege to go for a visit to Richard Bulpitt School to read The Boy Who Paints.   We talked to kids about painting and writing and the importance of both. Today, the need for an expanded range of literacies — both word-based and visual — is part of the everyday… Read more »

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Nicol on Boldt: A New Review

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Vancouver teacher, writer, and respected blogger, Janet Nicol, has written this review of Places of Her Heart.  We appreciate her wise words. Barbara Boldt, a Fraser Valley artist, aged 82, has been painting British Columbia landscapes and portraits since the 1970s.    Her biography was shaped by K. Jane Watt, an accomplished historian, who visited her… Read more »

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Richard Bulpitt School

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We are very excited to be workshopping The Boy Who Paints tomorrow at Richard Bulpitt School in good old School District 35 in Langley. We will be talking to kids about our work in the creative field. Most kids have met very few artists or writers — and talking about our jobs gives us the… Read more »

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