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Saturday, May 12, 2012
The Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema
Goldcorp Centre for the Arts
149 West Hastings Street
The Lieutenant Governor’s BC Book Prizes Gala is a celebration of finalist authors, illustrators and publishers. The recipients of the 2012 book prizes will be announced and the ninth annual Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Literary Excellence will be presented.
Author, activist, and comedian Charles Demers will host the evening festivities.
Tickets will be available for pick up at the venue beginning at 7:00 pm and light refreshments will be available in the lobby area.
Doors to the theatre will open at 7:30 pm and the Awards Ceremony will begin at 8:00 pm. The ceremony will be just over 1 hour long, followed by a Celebration Reception in the lobby area.
The post-awards reception will include a cash bar and complimentary hors d’oeuvres. The event is expected to wrap up around 11:00 pm.
Tickets are $60 each with assigned seating. Tickets are not mailed and will be available at Will Call.