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I participate in many events to promote literacy, my books, and other editing projects.

Forest of Reading Awards
When: May 17 2016
Where: Toronto, Harbourfront Centre

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RECENT EVENTS

Authors for Indies
When: April 29 2017
Where: BookWarehouse, Main Street, Vancouver

Writer in Residence
When: March 2011
Where: James Ardiel Elementary School

Artstarts on Saturdays, Featured Author
When: January 28 and 29
Where: Artstarts Gallery in Vancouver and River Market

Writer in Residence
When: January 2017, Wednesdays
Where: Stratford Hall Elementary

Richmond Children's Festival
Featured Author

February 14th-February 17, 2017
Richmond, BC, Canada
Guest author for the annual festival of creativity, delivering workshops throughout the week.

Launch for the Lost Gift at Gibsons Public Library
When: December 3rd, 2017
Where: 470 Fletcher Rd, Gibsons, BC
Come for a craft and reading!

School Visit
When: November 24 and 25, 2016
Where: Currie Elementary
Presenting the Magical Animal Adoption Agency!

Launch for the Lost Gift: A Christmas Story
Where: Collage Collage, 3697 Main St. (21st and Main)
When: November 19th
Come for goodies, a craft and a reading!

Launch for Missing Magic:
Book 3 in the Magical Animal Adoption Agency

Where: Collage Collage, 3697 Main St.
When: October 22, 1-4 pm
Come for goodies, a craft and a reading!

Fraser Valley Regional Library Author Tour
6 days of touring at libraries throughout the Fraser Valley!
October 12, October 14, October 24, October 26, October 28
Readings and Activities from The Magical Animal Adoption Agency!

The Big Draw: An International Day of Drawing
When: October 1, 10-4
Where: Artstarts, 808 Richards Street, Vancouver

An Evening of Faerie Magic
September 23, 2016
6:30-8:30 pm
Christianne’s Lyceum
Reading from Missing Magic: Book 3 in the Magical Animal Adoption Agency

TD Book Tour
May 7 – 14, 2016
Where: Ontario
Reading and presentation as part of the TD Canadian Children's Book Week Tour.

Young Authors Conference
Friday, April 29, 2016
Kamloops, BC, Canada
Workshop leader for elementary school-aged writers.

Authors for Indies
Saturday April 30, 2016

Etobicoke School Visit
April 16, 2016
Toronto

Reception for Forest of Reading Awards
2:30-4:30
April 17, 2016

Forest of Reading
Workshop 12:15-12:45
Silver Birch Express Ceremony
April 18, 2016

Lincoln Alexander P.S.
April 19, 2016
Toronto

Goldhawk Park Library
10-11 am, Friday April 20

Riverdale Library
1:30 pm, Friday April 20

Authors for Indies
Kallie George ~ 2:00-4:00
Black Bond Books: Maple Ridge
Haney Place Mall

Richmond Children's Festival
Featured Author

February 10th-February 13, 2015
Richmond, BC, Canada
Guest author for the annual festival of creativity, delivering workshops throughout the week.

Stratford Hall Elementary
Writer-in-Residence
January, 2016
Workshops and guided writing activities with students at Stratford Hall Elementary.

Good Book Cafe
Bookstore Event
January 30, 2016
11:00 am
Sumner's Historic Downtown
Come meet me and enjoy activities and goodies!

Yorkhouse School
Thursday, November 19, 2015
School visit

Westside Montessori School
Friday, November 13, 2015
School visit

Vancouver Writer’s Fest
Thursday, October 22, 2015
Granville Island, Improv Center, Vancouver, BC
Animals at Large: a presentation on my books, with the wonderful author/illustrator Bill Slavin

PNBA Author Feast
Saturday, October 3, 2015
Portland, Oregon
Feast of Authors, Pacific Northwest Bookseller’s Association Annual Tradeshow

PechaKucha Night
Thursday, October 1, 2015
Richmond Public Library
Presenting 20 images, for 20 seconds each, on the topic of Writing and Words

WORD Author Reading
Sunday, September 27, 2015
Vancouver BC
Interactive reading at the Kids’ Words stage

Read It Write It Camp
Friday, August 21, 2015
WHISTLER PUBLIC LIBRARY
Author Presentations as part of the Whistler Public Library Summer Camp

CWC Writing Camp ~ Pirates of CWC
July 25-July 30, 2015
Yeongpyeong, Korea
Instructor and mentor for a creative writing and reading camp for students aged 8-17. Hosted by the Creative Writing for Children Society of Vancouver.

CWC Writers' Intensive
July 19-July 23, 2015
Jeju Island, Korea
Mentor for a writers' intensive workshop for ages 11-14. Hosted by the Creative Writing for Children Society of Vancouver.

CBIS Writing Camp ~ Secret Worlds
July 13-July 17, 2015
Seoul, Korea
Instructor and mentor for a creative writing and reading camp for students aged 8-16. Hosted by the Canada B.C. International School, (CBIS).

Our Lady of Perpetual Help
May 26, 2015
Vancouver BC
School Visit

Langdale Elementary
When April 17, 2015
Sunshine Coast, BC
School Visit

York House
April 21st, 2015
Vancouver, BC
Follow up to Author Visit, Writing Workshop

Stratford Hall Elementary School
April 23rd, 2015
Vancouver, BC
School Visit

Tweedsmuir Elementary
May 8, 2015
New Westminster, BC
School Visit

Charlie Lake
Writer-in-Residence

Monday, May 10-Friday, May 15, 2015
Fort St. John, BC
Daily workshops, guided writing activities, and mentoring sessions with writers at Charlie Lake Elementary School.

West Van Memorial Library
March 10, 2015
West Vancouver Memorial Library, 1950 Marine Drive
An hour-long writing workshop for kids!

Collage Collage ~ Clover's Luck
Saturday, March 7, 2015
621 Kingsway (at 15th + Fraser St.)
Craft and reading and signing of Clover's Luck

Clover's Luck ~ Book Launch!
Feb 12th, 2015, 6:30 pm
Kidsbooks, Vancouver
Come celebrate the launch of Clover's Luck. Signing, prizes, activities, and more.

Kid's Lit Quiz BC
Jan 23, 2015
Little Flower Academy
The Kids' Lit Quiz is annual literature competition for children aged 10 to 13.

OLA signing
Jan 29, 2015, 11 am
HCC Both # 730/732, OLA, Toronto, ON
OLA (Ontario Library Association) Annual Conference, signing Clover's Luck

St. Anselm Elementary School
December 1, 2014
Toronto, ON
Author presentation via Skype

BCTLA 2014 Conference
and 75th Gala Dinner

Thursday, October 23, 2014
Vancouver, BC
Participant and presenting author.

Wiltse Elementary
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Penticton, BC
Presentation to elementary grades as part of a Raise-a-Reader program.

Uplands Elementary
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Penticton, BC
Presentation to elementary grades as part of a Raise-a-Reader program.

Carmi Elementary
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Penticton, BC
Presentation to elementary grades as part of a Raise-a-Reader program.

Kaleden Elementary
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Kaleden, BC
Presentation to elementary grades as part of a Raise-a-Reader program.

Emerson School Elementary
Monday, October 6, 2014
Berkeley, CA
Author reading and Q&A via Skype.

CWC Hidden Worlds Camp
July 27-August 1, 2014
Yongin, Korea
Instructor and mentor for a creative writing and reading camp for students aged 9-16. Hosted by the Creative Writing for Children Society of Vancouver.

Special Libraries Annual Conference
Monday, June 9, 2014
Vancouver Convention Centre
Presenting as part of a panel: Children's Literature Collections: Fostering Cultural Understandings

Write Vancouver
May 24, 2014
3338 Wesbrook Mall (UBC), 9: 30 to 10:55
A workshop on PICTURE BOOK NUTS ‘N’ BOLTS

School Presentation
hosted by Vancouver Writer’s Festival

May 14, 2014
Douglas Rd. Elementary

Young Authors' Conference 2014
May 2nd, 2014
Thompson Rivers University.
Workshops given to young authors

Village Books Bookstore Event
Saturday, Feb 8, 2014
Village Books, Bellingham
A craft and reading of Spark!

Book Launch for Spark
Thursday, November 28th, 2014
Christianne's Lyceum, 3696 8th Ave W Vancouver
There will be fun art activities and snacks, and a q&a with the author!

PNBA Author Signing
Monday, October 7, 2014
Holiday Inn at the Portland Airport

Signing of Spark

Word on the Street
Sunday, September 29, 2013
Vancouver Public Library, Kids Word Tent
12:00 pm
An interactive presentation of Spark!

Culture Days
Saturday, September 28, 2013
North Van Library
Kallie will read and lead a craft activity for Spark

Book Expo America
Thursday May 30 - Saturday June 1, 2013
New York, New York
Attendance at international book conference to support Simply Read titles.

Writer-in-Residence
Monday, May 13-Friday May 17, 2013
Fort St. John, BC
Daily workshops, guided writing activities, and mentoring sessions with writers at Charlie Lake Elementary School.

Raise-a-Reader: Tuc-el-nuit Elementary
Monday, October 22, 2012
Oliver, BC
Presentation to elementary grades as part of the Raise-a-Reader literacy program.

Raise-a-reader: Oliver Elementary
Monday, October 22, 2012
Where Oliver, BC
What Presentation to elementary grades as part of the Raise-a-Reader literacy program.


Vancouver Writer’s Fest: #30,
Words and Images

Thursday, October 18, 2012
Performance Works, Granville Island
A panel about blending the worlds of word and image in stories.

ALA (American Library Association)
2012 Annual Conference and Exhibition
Friday, June 23 - Monda,y June 26, 2012
Anaheim Convention Center, California
The ALA Annual Conference is the world’s largest event for the library community, bringing together more than 25,000 librarians, educators, authors, publishers, literacy experts, illustrators and the leading suppliers.

Summer at St. George's
Book Publishing Camp

July 9 – 20, July 23 - Aug 2 2012, St. George’s School, Vancouver, BC.
Instructor for a book publishing camp that results in kids producing their own books, for ages 7-12. Hosted by St. George’s Summer Camps.

CWC Safari Camp
June 29-July 4, 2012
Trinity Western University, Langley, BC

SCWBI Western Canada
Saturday May 5, 2012
TBA
Tips on catching an editor’s eye.

2012 North Shore Writer's Festival
West Vancouver Memorial Library
Saturday, April 21
Welsh Hall, West Vancouver Memorial Library
“Swimming Through Stories” Presentation and Storytelling games

Local Author Series
Saturday, April 21, 2012
North Vancouver City Library

Uplands Elementary
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Penticton, BC
Presentation to elementary grades as part of a Raise-a-Reader program.

West Bench Elementary
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Penticton, BC
Presentation to elementary grades as part of a Raise-a-Reader program.

Carmi Elementary
Monday, October 3, 2011
Penticton, BC
Presentation to elementary grades as part of a Raise-a-Reader program.

Wiltse Elementary
Monday, October 3, 2011
Penticton, BC
Presentation to elementary grades as part of a Raise-a-Reader program.

Writing and Book Camp
August 8 to 12, 2011, Vancouver Public Library
Instructor for a unique day Camp hosted by the Library which lets youth with a passion for reading and writing connect with well-known authors and illustrators.

Summer at St. George’s!
Book Publishing Camp

July 18 – 29, 2011
St. George’s School, Vancouver, BC
Instructor for a book publishing camp that results in kids producing their own books, for ages 7 - 12. Hosted by St. George’s Summer Camps.

CWC Time Travel Camp
June 30 – July 5, 2011
Trinity Western University, Langley, BC
Instructor for a creative writing and reading camp on the theme of time travel for kids aged 9-13. Hosted by the Creative Writing for Children Society of Vancouver.

Book Blasters
June 18, 2011
Christianne’s Lyceum of Literature and Art, Vancouver, BC
Presenting to a kindergarten book club group, with activities, questions and answers and more

Mermaid Magic at Collage Collage
Saturday Feb 12, 2011
Collage Collage, 621 Kingsway (at 15th and Fraser), Vancouver, BC
Everyone is welcome to make a very mermaid-inspired craft and listen to a short reading from The Melancholic Mermaid. There will be mermaid cupcakes too! Yum!

Kidsbooks ~ Official Launch of
The Melancholic Mermaid

Monday, November 15, 2010
Kidsbooks, 3083 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC
Official launch of two terrific tales, including Kallie George's The Melancholic Mermaid and Caroline Woodward's Singing in the Dark. Prizes, activities, and more!

Surrey International Writer’s Conference
October 23-24, 2010
The Sheraton Guildford Hotel, Vancouver, BC
Presenter on behalf of Simply Read Books, taking pitch appointments and leading a workshop on future trends and the nuts and bolts of editing picture books.

BCTLEA Fall Conference
The Art of Literacy: Strengthening Reading and Writing though Drama, Music, and the Visual Arts
Friday, October 22, 2010
Richmond, BC

Presentation to BC Teachers of English Language Arts with fellow children's authors Lee Edward Fodi and James McCann.

VPL 2012 Canadian Book Camp
August 9 - August 13, 2010
Vancouver Public Library [Downtown Branch]
 Vancouver BC

Presenting on the publishing process to elementary-aged writers.

Safari Camp

July, 2010
, Seoul, South Korea 

Instructor for a creative writing and reading camp on the theme of safari for kids aged 9-13. Hosted by the Creative Writing for Children Society of Vancouver.

Summer at St. George’s! Classic Adventures with Volumes and Verse Level II
July 12 – 16, 2012
St. George’s School, Vancouver, BC.
Instructor for a novel and poetry camp that makes the classics new again for kids aged 10 - 13. Hosted by St. George’s Summer Camps.

Hooked on Children's Authors
July 8, 7:00pm, 2010

Hooked on Books, Penticton, BC 

Book signing and meet-and-greet with fellow authors James McCann, kc dyer, and Lee Edward Fodi.

Youth Write Camp

July 5-9, 2010
, Okanagan College, Penticton, BC 

Instructor for creative writing camp for elementary-aged writers. Hosted by the Penticton Writers and Publishers and the Raise-a-Reader Foundation.

Pirate Camp

June 29-July 3, 2010
Trinity Western University, Langley, BC 

Instructor for a creative writing and reading camp on the theme of pirates for kids aged 9-13. Hosted by the Creative Writing for Children Society of Vancouver.