Month: June 2016

June 26, 2016

CBC Summer Reading List

The Naturalist

Congratulations to two of our Festival authors who have had their books chosen for the CBC Summer reading list!  Alissa York and Cordelia Strube  CBC Reading List    

June 6, 2016

Something New for 2016

This year there is a change in the Saturday Festival schedule from past years. The afternoon event will begin in the Bryan Jones theatre with a celebration of the Young Writers contest winners who will receive their awards followed by “Falls the Shadows”,  authors John Boyko and Rosemary Sullivan reading from their new books and Continue Reading –>

June 2, 2016

Saying Goodbye to the Whatley Barn

Barn  2013

One of the highlights of the Lakefield Literary Festival, for those who have attended in the past, has been the delightful atmosphere of the Sunday afternoon final event held in the Whatley Barn. For the past eleven years we have had the pleasure of settling into seats in its light-filled space and listening to the Continue Reading –>

Thank you to our sponsors

    Platinum Level

      David and Dr. Patricia Morton

      Diamond Level

        Alan and Jane Stewart


      Gold Level

      • Martha & Richard Whatley

      • John & Susan McWilliams

      Supporters of The Young Writers Awards

        David and Dr. Patricia Morton

      Silver Level

        Wendy Scott & David Moorhead

      Bronze Level

        Dr. John and Martha Vlasschaert

      Festival Friends

        R. J. Brown Insurance Brokers

        Dr. Beverley Haun

        Cathy Wilson

        John and Karen Beamish

        Lakefield Herald

        Friends of Alasdair & Wendy Wallace

        Barb Chisholm & Tom Miller