Schedule of Events: September 6-8, 2019

Please note: To purchase tickets to any of our events, click on the black ticket buttons below. If you do not wish to purchase your tickets online, you can call Showpass, our ticketing vendor, at 1-844-307-7469 and they will process your transaction over the phone. Tickets for Festival Sunday are also available at The Bookshelf in Guelph.

All venues are wheelchair accessible. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact [email protected].

Bundle your tickets and save! See individual events below for  details.

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Friday September 6, 2019
Opening Night
In Conversation: Marina Endicott and Guy Gavriel Kay
Featuring a special appearance by Garry Thomas Morse and Matt Brubeck
The Arboretum, 7:00 p.m.

Tickets: Adult $20, Student $15
Ticket bundle: EMWF Friday + Sunday Pass Adult $40, Student $20

Event Description

Presented in partnership with The College of Arts at The University of Guelph and the International Institute for Critical Studies in Improvisation.


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Saturday September 7, 2019
Inspiring Children to Write with Marie-Louise Gay
A Workshop for Teachers and Librarians
9:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Guelph Public Library – Main Library, 100 Norfolk Street

Tickets: $20

Workshop Description

Presented at the Guelph Public Library - Main Library


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Saturday September 7, 2019
Time Travel for Everyone with Alix Ohlin
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Guelph Civic Museum – Programming Room, 52 Norfolk Street

Tickets: $40
Ticket bundle: Alix Ohlin + Cecil Foster $70

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Saturday September 7, 2019
Writing for Children with Marie-Louise Gay
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Guelph Public Library – Main Library, 100 Norfolk Street

Tickets: $40

Workshop Description

Presented at the Guelph Public Library - Main Library


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Saturday September 7, 2019
Taking the Next Step: Finding Self-Confidence as a Writer with Cecil Foster
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Guelph Civic Museum – Programming Room, 52 Norfolk Street

Tickets: $40
Ticket bundle: Alix Ohlin + Cecil Foster $70

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Saturday September 7, 2019
Expand Your Universe with Anakana Schofield
2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Guelph Public Library – Main Library, 100 Norfolk Street

SOLD OUT
Please email [email protected] to be added to the wait list.

Workshop Description

Presented at the Guelph Public Library - Main Library


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Sunday September 8, 2019
Festival Sunday
Noon – 6:00 p.m. in the village of Eden Mills

TICKETS:
Advance: $25 • Students $10
At the gate: $30 • Students $15
Admission is free for children 12 and under

Presenters for Adults
Presenters for Young Adults
Presenters for Children

Festival Sunday Schedule
Festival Sunday Sessions Descriptions

Tickets for Festival Sunday are also available at The Bookshelf in Guelph.


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