EventsResidency Final Celebration and Open Mic (Writer in Residence)

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Residency Final Celebration and Open Mic (Writer in Residence)

7:00 PM – 8:30 PM


Writer in Residence program participants and guests are invited to a celebratory event featuring readings by participants from Lindsay’s residency. Sign up to be part of a supportive engaged audience.  

Richmond writer in residence Lindsay Wong is the best-selling, award-winning author of the memoir The Woo-Woo: How I Survived Ice Hockey, Drug-Raids, Demons, and My Crazy Chinese Family, which won the 2019 Hubert-Evans Prize for Nonfiction, and was a finalist for the 2018 Hilary Weston Prize for Nonfiction and was defended by Joe Zee on Canada Reads 2019.
She has a BFA in creative writing from the University of British Columbia and an MFA in literary nonfiction from Columbia University, and is now based in Vancouver, Canada.
My Summer of Love and Misfortune
is her first YA novel.

Follow Lindsay on Twitter @LindsayMWong, Instagram @LindsayWong.M or visit her website at<

Registration closes on Thursday, November 26 at 3pm. 

The Zoom invite will be sent out after 3pm the day before the event.

If you have any problems connecting to Zoom on the day of the event please call 604-247-8325 or email 

For this virtual program, we'll be using Zoom. If you haven’t used Zoom before, click here for a video tutorial. You will need: A computer, smartphone, or tablet with a microphone and a webcam. A working email address is required for registration. A link will be sent to you within 24 hours of the program start. Please check your junk or spam mail if this is the first time you have registered for a virtual library program. If you would like help registering call us at 604-231-6413.

Writer In Residence
Suitable for:
Literacy, Reading, Writing

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