Tuesday May 10, 2022

Online Event

10:00-10:30 a.m. EST
(plus Q&A)

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!)

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