Summer 2017 Book Fair

Dates

Book Fair Dates: June 12–13, 2017
Rep Registration Deadline: TBA
Booksellers Registration Deadline: May 31, 2017
Hotel Registration Deadline: ASAP

Location

Royal Anne Hotel
348 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, BC V1Y 6N5
Phone: 250.763.2277
Toll-free: 1.888.811.3400
info@royalannehotel.com

Schedule of Events

The bookfair will take place at the Royal Anne Hotel (348 Bernard Avenue) starting:
Monday, June 12th 2017 – 9:00AM – 5:00PM
Tuesday, June 13th 2017 – 9:00AM – 5:00PM

Cocktail Reception

Monday, June 12th | 5:30 – 7:30PM
Prestige Beach House Kelowna
1675 Abbott Street, Kelowna, BC

The WBRA will host a cocktail party at the Prestige Beach House Kelowna for our reps, booksellers and publishers to mingle. Please RSVP on your registration and join us!

Group Buying Schedule

Day 1

  • 9:00-10:00 — Ali Hewitt – Ampersand
  • 10:05-11:05 — Susan Travis – Scholastic
  • 11:05-11:15 — BREAK
  • 11:15-12:15 — Heather Parsons – HGD
  • 12:15-1:30 — LUNCH
  • 1:30-2:45 — Joedi Dunn – S&S
  • 2:45-3:00 — BREAK
  • 3:00-3:30 — Carol Greenwood – PRH
  • 3:30-4:00 — Carol Greenwood – PRH
  • 4:05-5:00 — Carol Greenwood – PRH

Day 2

  • 9:00-10:00 — Emily Rothwell – HC Adult
  • 10:05-11:05 — Jennifer Fyffe – PRH
  • 11:05-11:15 — BREAK
  • 11:15-12:15 — Emily Rothwell – HC Kids
  • 12:15-1:30 — LUNCH
  • 1:30-2:45 — Louis Anctil Agency
  • 2:45-3:00 — BREAK
  • 3:00-3:30 — Leslie Bootle – Orca
  • 3:30-4:00 — Jennifer Fyffe – PRH
  • 4:05-5:00 — Bennett R Coles – Promontory Press

Hotel Details

The Summer 2017 Book Fair will take place in downtown Kelowna. There are special rates reserved for the BMA and the WBRA with three local hotels, including the Royal Anne Hotel where the book fair is taking place. Please book early to avoid disappointment.

Click here for more details on rates and reservations.

Royal Anne Hotel
348 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, BC V1Y 6N5

Prestige Beach House
1675 Abbott Street
Kelowna, BC V1Y 8S3

Hotel Zed
1627 Abbott St
Kelowna BC, Canada V1Y 1A9

Flight Details

WestJet is offering a 10% discount on fares into Kelowna for Book Fair attendees.

Click here for more details.

Thanks to our sponsors!

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Registration

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