Ron Lightburn at the Berwick & District Library, April 22

Ron Lightburn at the Berwick & District Library, April 22

To celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday, the Annapolis Valley Regional Library is highlighting a different Canadian author or illustrator for each month of 2017 with #BookClub150. April’s featured storytellers are Sandra and Ron Lightburn of Coldbrook.

About Sandra and Ron Lightburn
Sandra has written two picture books illustrated by Ron, *Driftwood Cove*  and *Pumpkin People*. Ron illustrated his first children’s picture book, *Waiting for the Whales*, in 1991 and received three national awards including the Governor-General’s Literary Award for Children’s Illustration. He went on to illustrate many books, including his most recent, which he also wrote, called FRANKENSTINK! Garbage Gone Bad.

Earth Day event
Ron Lightburn will give a reading of FRANKENSTINK! Garbage Gone Bad at the Berwick & District Library on Earth Day, April 22 from 11am to noon. Valley Waste Resource Management will bring supplies for making garbage crafts. This event is for ages 4 and up.

#BookClub150 contest
Visit RenewYourCuriosity.ca for information about the #BookClub150 contest for a giant-sized Frankenstink swag bag. Prizes include a signed copy of FRANKENSTINK! Garbage Gone Bad and an original FRANKENSTINK! doll made by Sandra Lightburn.