Glengarry Book Fair – 2013

Glengarry Encore Education and Glengarry History



Thursday, 7th November 2013

Sandfield Centre, Alexandria at

Everyone Welcome!


5 – 6pm Set-up.

6 – 7pm Meet local authors of books on Glengarry and visit displays of books on Glengarry’s history.

7 – 8.30pm Readings & Reviews of “Glengarry My New Home: Immigration to Glengarry County 1945-2012”.  (Co-chairs: Helena McCuaig and Dane Lanken)

Introduction: Ron Lajoie ‘You too can Write it Now”.

Reading 1: Lynn Macnab “Family Raising in Glengarry”.

Review 1: Margaret Caldbick Journalist.

Reading 2: Aleida Sturkenboom “Glengarry…Sixty Years Our Home”.

Review 2: JT Grossmith Publisher, the Glengarry News.

Reading 3: Nick Wolochatiuk “How I ended up – and stayed in Glengarry”

Reading 4: Mary MacDonald “And Chickens Come Home to Roost”.

Question & discussion.

Conclusion: Bill Gilsdorf President, Glengarry History.

8.30pm Refreshments, socialise and book displays.

9.30pm Glengarry Book Fair ends

For additional information, contact Robin Flockton (613)525-2483 or