1989-2018: Celebrating 30 years of community and great Canadian Literature

Our 2018 Program

We’re busy planning an exciting series of events throughout 2018 to mark our thirtieth anniversary.

Our first event was held on Sunday, February 11 –  A co-presentation with Hillside Inside:
Lit Music – Brunch with Jann Arden and Rose Cousins
Jann Arden shared her deeply personal and affecting story.
Musical guest: Rose Cousins

More events in the coming months. Stay tuned!


Main festival: Sept 7 – 9, 2018

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Lit Music event – Brunch with Jann Arden and Rose Cousins
February 11, 11:30 am – 1 pm, Miijidaa, 37 Quebec St., Guelph

Thank you to everyone who came out for our Lit Music event, co-presented with Hillside Inside.


The one and only Jann Arden shared her wisdom and wit in a funny and heart-rendering talk entitled “My Story”
Rose Cousins, the Juno-Award winning singer-songwriter from the Maritimes, delighted us with her beautiful lyrics and music.
Special thanks to our co-presenter, Hillside Inside, and to Miijidaa Café for the delicious brunch.


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