A call to all bug catchers
Are you a bug lover and enjoy catching bugs? Join us this Summer Reading Club while we explore the universe around our homes and look for and document the bugs and insects in our neighborhoods. Draw pictures, take notes and bring your finds to your library for submission to be added to our book, West Coast Guide to Bugs, which will be printed and bound in the Creativity Commons branch in Nanaimo, BC. Each submission will be assessed before being added to the anthology.
Be sure to follow us on Facebook to get lots of bug facts and tips on how to draw insects you might see in your neighborhood and sign up for the summer reading club. Everyone who submits an accepted drawing or note will receive a copy of the book West Coast Guide to Bugs.
Submission deadline: August 31, 2020
Notice of acceptance: October 31, 2020
Book Launch and online reading: December, 2020
Please submit your drawings and notes consideration with your name, library branch and contact information by:
As a scanned copy to CC@virl.bc.ca
In branch in a sealed envelope, “Attention Jonathon at the Creativity Commons”.
By mail to Creativity Commons, 90 Commercial St, Nanaimo, BC V9R 5G4
The anthology will be bound as a soft cover, perfect bound book our very own Espresso Book Machine in grey scale. Colour photos will be printed in black and white.
We look forward to reviewing your submissions. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or require additional information.