Sunday September 22, 2013 11am - 5pm.
Halifax Waterfront, around the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
May, 2013 - Plans are in the works for this year's The Word on the Street festival! The festival will take place Sunday, September 22nd on Halifax's beautiful waterfront.
Stay tuned as programming details start to unfold!
If you are interested in exhibiting at the festival this year, you can find our exhibitor package here.
If you are a publisher or self-published author, you can find an author submission form here.
Please contact Genevieve Allen Hearn for further information: email@example.com
April, 2013 - The Word on the Street welcomes a new Executive Director! Genevieve Allen Hearn is an Arts Administrator and Event Coordinator from Kings County, NS. After recently completing a Masters degree in Art-Based Community Development at York University, she's happy to return back to her home province. A self-professed lover of Canadian literature, Genevieve is excited to be working for an organization that promotes local authors and publishers and fosters literacy.
Spelling Bee for Adults
The Department of Education Cannon Fodder team wins the Honey Cup for the second year in a row! The Alphabelles took second place.
The 2014 Bee will be in early March. Start raising funds now and reserve your team spot. Gather four pals to represent your business or organization; three spellers and a team captain. You spell as a team - you write the word on a white board and then the judges will check to see if you are correct. Entry fee includes team admission, team play, food, and a chance at the championship! Reserve your spot by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org