Category Archives: Join Us At

Goodbye summer – hello conferences, book launches, and more!

It’s been a busy September at Portage & Main Press! With the arrival of fall comes back-to-school time – and lots of book orders! We love sharing the work of our incredible authors and illustrators with you, and just know that our resources will be big hits in the classroom. Summer may be over but […]

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Find Us at Crosscurrents Conference

Please join authors Leyton Schnellert, Linda Watson, and Nicole Widdess as they present their new book It’s All About Thinking: Creating Pathways for All Learners in the Middle Years. The event will be hosted by author Faye Brownlie and takes place during the Special Education Association of BC Crosscurrents Conference. Please download your invitation by […]

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Don’t Miss This Great Opportunity

Summer Institute on Aboriginal Education for Early and Middle Years Classrooms Focusing on the recently published picture book, Pīsim Finds Her Miskanow, this institute will provide participants with a grounding in culturally competent teaching practices related to the accurate and respectful representation of Aboriginal peoples in Canada. Location: University of Winnipeg Date: July 14–18, 2014 […]

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You are invited to join us

Please join McNally Robinson Booksellers, HighWater Press, and author David Alexander Robertson in celebrating TALES FROM BIG SPIRIT hosted by Monique Woroniak TIME: 7 pm, PLACE: McNally Robinson, Grant Park in the Atriuma, Winnipeg, MB The evening will begin with a book chat and Q & A session. A meet and greet reception and book […]

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Join Us for Resource Teachers Book Launch

Please join McNally Robinson Booksellers, Portage & Main Press, and Dr. Jennifer Katz Celebrating Resource Teachers: A Changing Role in the Three-Block Model of Universal Design for Learning The series Tools for Instruction and Reading Assessment will also be launched this evening. All titles are part of the Teaching to Diversity series. DATE: Tuesday, February […]

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Join Us! Powwow Counting in Cree Book Launch

PLEASE JOIN MCNALLY ROBINSON BOOKSELLERS, HIGHWATER PRESS, PENNY M. THOMAS, AND KATHERENA VERMETTE CELEBRATING Powwow Counting in Cree WITH HOST David Alexander Robertson DATE: Monday, November 11, 2013 TIME: 7 pm, a book chat followed by a book signing PLACE: McNally Robinson, Grant Park, the Atrium Please download the invitation by clicking on the file […]

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You Are Invited to a Book Launch

Save This Date! Thursday, September 19, 2013 Time: 7 pm Place: The Manitoba Museum, 190 Rupert Avenue Join us in celebrating the one-of-a-kind book, Pīsim Finds Her Miskanow. The program includes a traditional ceremony, an introduction to the book project by Manitoba luminaries, and an author reading and book signing. Reception, art exhibit, and art […]

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Celebrating the Anniversary Edition

Join P&M Press, author Beatrice Mosionier, and author David Alexander Robertson for a book chat celebrating the anniversary edition of Spirit of the White Bison with host David McLeod Date: Sunday, October 6, 2013 Time: 1 pm to 3 pm Place: Neechi Commons, 865 Main St., Winnipeg, Manitoba Also featuring the upcoming Tales from Big […]

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Opening Celebration Tonight for Manitowapow

Join Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair, Warren Cariou, and special guests at the opening On The Same Page event celebrating Manitowapow: Aboriginal Writings from the Land of Water. When: Tuesday, January 22 at 7pm Location: Millennium Library, Carol Shields Auditorium Address: 251 Donald St. in Winnipeg, MB For dates and locations of future events, click here.

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Join Author Rhian Brynjolson at SAGE 2012

Collaboration and Creativity Presented by Rhian Brynjolson and Andrea Stuart-Bell at the Manitoba Association of Art Education SAGE Conference Rhian and Andrea will explore strategies for using collaboration in the classroom, in an art program, and through integrated curriculum projects. Participate in building collaborative artworks with the incredible variety of mediums available at Artsjunktion! For […]

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