The Forest of Reading Festival Streams Today!


The  Forest of Reading Festival Award Ceremonies Stream on June 16 (English) and June 18 (French), hosted by CBC Books on Curio!

The Ontario Library Association (OLA) and the Forest of Reading are so excited that the Forest of Reading Festival, Canada’s largest literary festival for young readers, will be presented as a one-day, free digital award ceremony event, through a new partnership with CBC Books.

Everyone across Canada will have the opportunity to celebrate Canadian children’s and young adult literature and authors on Tuesday, June 16 for the English awards and Thursday, June 18 for the French awards.

June 16 Schedule for English Awards – Available to Stream on Curio.ca

You can access the streams on curio.ca/forestoforeading.

  • 9 am EST: Blue Spruce Award
  • 10 am EST: Silver Birch Express Award
  • 11 am EST: Silver Birch Award
  • 12 pm EST: Yellow Cedar Award
  • 1 pm EST: Red Maple Award
  • 2 pm EST: White Pine Award

June 18 Schedule for French Awards – Available to Stream on Curio.ca

You can access the streams on curio.ca/foretdelalecture.

  • 10 am EST: Le prix Peuplier
  • 11 am EST: Le prix Mélèze
  • 12 pm EST: Le prix Tamarac