Category: Happenings

Attention, Writers! 2020 Proverse Prize

So many things have changed in the past three months but the Proverse Prize for writers of poetry, fiction and non-fiction is not one of them. June 30 is coming up fast! Many of us have had extra time on our hands this Spring……

COVID-19 Update

UPDATE! We are now open Monday, Thursday and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for curbside pick up only. We will be extending these hours sometime in mid-June if all goes well. Please feel welcome to Contact the bookshop with your want list and…

New Newsletter Available!

We’ve decided to produce a monthly newsletter highlighting different aspects of Darlington Gallery’s holdings – books, antiques, art…. The first we will embark upon will be our Incoming Indigenous, which will focus on Woodlands Art; books for and about First Nations people, current events…

January Hours

There have been some behind the scenes changes at Darlington Gallery! Bonnie, proprietor of Anderson Road Antiques, has retired. We will continue to sell her inventory at the shop, but she will no longer be putting in hours on the sales floor. This means…

Levelling the Lake – Author Visit!

Drop by Wednesday, 31 July between 1:00 p.m., – 2:30 p.m. for a visit and signing by Jamie Benidickson, author of the latest book out on Lake of the Woods. This is a free, come and go event, so come as you are and…

Walt & Mattie Schedule!

Something new has come to Kenora: Typewriter Poetry! Meet Mathilda-Anne Florence and her typewriter, Walter out busking poetry on the sidewalk in front of Darlington Gallery this summer. Request a poem on any topic, then come in and shop for twenty minutes or so…

The Proverse Prize – Enter Now, Writers!

For over a decade now, Elizabeth Campbell Books has represented Proverse Hong Kong’s diverse collection of authors in a variety of genres. We bring their books in directly from Hong Kong, and this is one of the few places in Canada you can find…

February Hours

Well, the renovations have not gone as planned, so hours have changed for this month. We will still be closed for a few days while I make a few changes on my own, though! Here’s an update on hours for February: Mondays – Fridays…

January Hours

We’re going to be very busy for the next two months… with renovations! That means we will be closing while the construction work is ongoing. And we’re going to take a bit of a holiday, too. Well, Bonnie is. John Paul wants to get…

November Hours

Our hours will be as usual with the following exceptions: Friday Nov. 23       10:00 am – 8:00 pm Saturday Nov. 24  11:00 am – 5:00 pm We look forward to your visit to our brick & mortar location!