SHANE KOYCZAN IS COMING TO BARRIE!
Barrie North’s iDeology Program is proud to present
“Canada’s premier Spoken Word Artist
and National Anti-Bullying Advocate"
Shane Koyczan, as L3 2016 Headliner!
THURSDAY, APRIL 21, 2016
BARRIE NORTH COLLEGIATE
STUDENT CONFERENCE: 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM
EVENING READINGS: 7:00 PM (DOORS AT 5:30 PM)
TICKETS available at RIVENDELL BOOKS (Wellington Plaza) now!
ADULTS $25 / STUDENTS $20
More information, including advance ticket sales and many more authors will be forthcoming – keep checking in with our website, fb and twitter.
L3 DAYTIME AUTHORS & SCHEDULE for students – TBA
(TEACHERS can contact Brian Adduono at firstname.lastname@example.org )
Also stay tuned for SPECIAL EVENTS, ACTIVITIES and OPPORTUNITIES.
L3 2016 has chosen to acknowledge YOUTH MENTAL WELLNESS as its overall theme, partnering with 10-15 local, provincial and national mental health organizations: kiosks will be set up in the foyer – all day & evening. “POETRY IS THERAPY!”
By day, L3 is Ontario’s largest high school literary event.
By night, L3 is Barrie’s largest authors’ celebration. L3 has put Barrie on the ‘literary festival map!’
PAST PRESENTERS include the following: ALISTAIR MACLEOD, SEN ROMEO DALLAIRE, JOSEPH BOYDEN, NINO RICCI, PEN CANADA, ELEANOR WACHTEL, ANDREW PYPER, JOY KOGAWA, DOUGLAS GIBSON, KENNETH OPPEL, ERIC WALTERS, KELLEY ARMSTRONG, JAY ASHER, ROBERT J. SAWYER, BRUCE MEYER, MARINA NEMAT, PRISCILA UPPAL, RAY ROBERTSON, COLIN MCADAM, and many, many more …