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.



Darcy Whitecrow

Runs with the Stars
By Darcy Whitecrow and Heather M. O’Connor
Illustrated by Lenny Lischenko
Published by Second Story Press

Heather M. O’Connor

Runs with the Stars
By Darcy Whitecrow and Heather M. O’Connor
Illustrated by Lenny Lischenko
Published by Second Story Press

Need the book? Purchase a copy from one of our bookselling partners:

ONTARIO

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

BRITISH COLUMBIA

Lower Mainland: Black Bond Books, [email protected] (ask about educator discounts!)

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