Light in the Forest with Holly Carr

Nov 2, 2020 | Our Books | 0 comments

When: Sunday, November 8, 2002
Time: 3:30 – 4:15
Where: Halifax Central Library: 5440 Spring Garden Road, Halifax, NS, B3J 1E9

Hear Holly Carr in-person as she reads from her new children’s book Light in the Forest. A special soundscape will accompany her reading and add an extra delight to the experience.

In addition to the reading, Holly is happy to share with you:

  • a live interactive painting exercise.
  • an introduction to her Light in the Forest mental well-being project that includes a multi-media theatrical production, app, and virtual world.

For more information about Holly Carr and her project, visit and

How to participate

Limited seating: This is an in-person event with limited, socially-distanced seating. Library staff will be onsite 30 min in advance and will ask you to form a queue safely.

Extended book sale and signing: Books will be available for purchase and sellers will follow social distancing protocols. To accommodate anyone unable to be seated, Holly will remain past 4:15 p.m. to sign books. Library staff will safely escort customers to the book selling area.


In preparation for the event, Holly is hosting a contest on her Instagram to give away a copy of Light in the Forest as well as a themed face mask! Head on over to her Instagram and Facebook pages to check it out.