Stories of summer

Authors read at the library

Pamela Sunshine reads at the library next week.

Pamela Sunshine reads at the library next week.

The Purple Pirate will be at the Memorial Peace Park Bandstand on Monday, Aug. 8 at 2 p.m.

In this energetic 45-minute interactive show, award-winning performer Dustin Anderson will have kids thrilled about reading for pleasure.

On Tuesday, Aug. 9, Pamela Sunshine will brighten up the Maple Ridge library at 10:15 a.m. The singer-songwriter and children’s entertainer will tell tales accompanied by songs to entertain the whole family.

Guest storyteller Lorre Gibson will be at the Memorial Peace Park bandstand on Tuesday, Aug. 16 at 10:15 a.m. Listen to the Cree elder’s traditional stories and see her Aboriginal artifacts and regalia.

On Wednesday, Aug. 24, enjoy a musical treat with Mr. I when he presents Food and Friendship Around the World at the Memorial Peace Park bandstand.  Mr. I, aka Yurgen Ilaender, will have the audience singing their way around the world with songs filled with laughter and friendship.

• Info: 604-467-7417.