Runs With the Stars
Imaginations Ignite! Events for Schools
Presenter: Darcy Whitecrow and Heather M. O’Connor, co-authors
For ages: 6–8 (but all animal lovers welcome)
Event description: Join the co-authors of Runs with the Stars as they read from their moving picture book about the Ojibwe Horse, the only Indigenous-bred horse in Canada. Learn the real-life inspiration for the story, meet horses from Darcy’s ranch, and discover interesting facts about Ojibwe horses.
Learning themes: Indigenous history, conservation, family, friendship
This event will include live ASL interpretation.
Please note: A recording of this event will be available from Monday May 16 – Monday May 30.
We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts.
Need the book? Purchase a copy from one of our bookselling partners:
Almonte: Mill Street Books, 613-256-9090
Guelph: The Bookshelf, 519-821-3311 x1
Kitchener: Words Worth Books, 519-884-2665
Ottawa: Octopus Books, 613-233-2589
Toronto: Another Story Bookshop, 416-462-1104
Lower Mainland: Black Bond Books, [email protected] (ask about educator discounts!)