Writer offers programs at Armstrong library

Daniela Elza is partnering with the Armstrong branch of the Okanagan Regional Library (ORL) to present two programs this week.

  • Aug. 9, 2015 7:00 a.m.

Acclaimed writer and poet Daniela Elza is partnering with the Armstrong branch of the Okanagan Regional Library (ORL) to present two programs this week.

On Friday, AUg. 14 at 6:30 p.m., Elza will be at the Armstrong library, located at #10-3305 Smith Dr., to do a poetry reading titled Food for Thought.

This is a free, open event with support from the Armstrong Farmer’s Literary Market.

On Saturday, Aug. 15 Elza will facilitate a literary workshop, helping aspiring writers break down barriers and get writing.

Registration is required for this free workshop held from 1 to 3 p.m. Call the branch at (250) 546-8311 to secure a spot.

Elza was born in Bulgaria, and lived in Nigeria and England before immigrating to Canada in 1999. Her work has appeared in more than 30 publications.