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2019 The Future by Design

2019 The Future by Design

May 8–10, 2019

Activities in the Trade Show

Join us on Wednesday, May 8th and Thursday, May 9th for the 2019 BCLA Trade Show, your opportunity to meet and mingle with library vendors. We have a variety of activities happening in the exhibits space over the 2 days:

BC Summer Reading Club Poster Signing with 2019 Artist, Jami Gigot

Thursday, May 9th
Location: Booth #41
12:00-1:30 PM

Author Book Signings

Thursday, May 9th
Location: Guildford Ballroom

During the breaks, stop by the Trade Show for your chance to meet with some authors – limited copies will be available for first come, first served.


12:15 – 1:45 pm

Ruth James, author of Paseka: A Little Elephant, Brave – Stop by Library Bound booths 15/16

Deborah Hodge, author of Cooking with Bear – Stop by Groundwood Books booth 11

Michael Kluckner – Stop by Midtown Press booth 51

Norma Charles – Stop by Ronsdale Press booth 10

2:30 – 3:15 pm

Deanna Kent, author of Snazzy Cat Capers –  Stop by Library Bound booths 15/16

Deborah Katz-  – Stop by Midtown Press booth 51


Explore the Floor

Thursday, May 9th
Location: Guildford Ballroom

Your chance to visit with the exhibitors and enter to win some great prizes! Visit the Explore the Floor page with a list of participating exhibitors.

Coffee, Snacks, & Lunch

Visit the On Site Events page for a list of coffee breaks and lunch in the exhibits