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TD National Reading Summit, May 2-4


TD National Reading Summit III

JUST 4 DAYS AWAY!

TD National Reading Summit III: A Reading Canada

May 2 – 4, Vancouver, B.C.

Register now, SPACE IS LIMITED.

The TD National Reading Summit III is May 2 to 4 in Vancouver, B.C.

Join the discussion and help shape a National Reading Plan that will encourage, support and promote the joy of reading across Canada.

Have a look at the National Reading Plan DRAFT here.

JUST ANNOUNCED: Steven Page in conversation with Annie Kidder to open TD National Reading Summit III!

There are four ways to be involved in the summit:

  • Attend the summit in person — $250 regular and $100 student plus HST
  • Organize your own satellite location at your institution — $200 per location plus HST (includes facilitation training kit)
  • Participate via webcast — $100 plus HST
  • Attend via satellite location — $75 per person

Satellite Locations
Announcing 2 Satellite Locations – Toronto and Montreal!

Interact with the Vancouver summit via Satellite! We need your input and participation. There will be 2 locations across the country –  Toronto and Montreal.

Toronto:
12 noon – 8 pm EST
North York Central Library

Montreal:
12 noon – 8 pm EST
Grande Bibliothèque
Rm. 3.160

$75 per person.

More Info

TD National Reading Summit III is the third and final summit in the series. The summit will kick-off with an exciting free public event at the Wong Theatre inside Goldcorp Centre for the Performing Arts, with keynote speaker, Marcelo Suárez-Orozco. During this summit attendees will review a draft reading plan and participate in facilitated group discussions on how best to shape this plan and move it forward as a grassroots movement to make reading a priority in Canada. Throughout the two daysdynamic speakers and panel discussions will provide food for thought. Work has already begun on a campaign to increase awareness of reading for the joy of it. This will be unveiled at the TD National Reading Summit III.

Join the conversation. Register now by clicking the blue button to the right.

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