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Telling Tales

September 24 - September 25

Free

This September, Telling Tales returns to a live and in-person festival with 2 fun-filled days of programming, 5 stages featuring your favourite authors, illustrators, and storytellers, and over 40 presenters representing the best in Canadian children’s literature and arts!

After two years of staying home and experiencing stories virtually, we are excited to present an event that will allow festival goers to Open a Book, Open a World. Telling Tales is excited to launch its 2022–23 season to bring these stories to you in a new hybrid format.

We are thrilled to announce the new home for the Telling Tales Festival is Hendrie Park at Royal Botanical Gardens. Enjoying stories in a beautiful natural setting has long been a part of the Telling Tales’ vision for promoting healthy family experiences, and creating meaningful connections with nature and literature.

Pre-registration required.

Details

Start:
September 24
End:
September 25
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.rbg.ca/events/telling-tales/

Venue

Royal Botanical Gardens
680 Plains Rd W
Burlington, ON Canada
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Crowd gathered at stage with lake view