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It was on April 1st 1977 that the feisty and irreverent creative journal known as the Whistler Answer was launched at the Ski Boot Pub. Now, 40 years later to the day, the infamous local publication will be celebrated at The Point Artist-Run Centre. Read More
Whistler Independent Book Prize – Manuscript Competition
All the entries for the first Whistler Independent Book Prize for unpublished manuscripts by Canadian authors have now been assessed. Read More
Send in a Story and Launch Your Adventure
Writers Adventure Camp in Whistler, BC
May 31-June 4, 2017
Send the Writers Adventure Camp your best short fiction to WIN full tuition to the 2017 Writers Adventure Camp PLUS resort accommodation &a Read More
Science Camp for Grown-Ups (with Discovery Channel, BBC, Nat Geo) Opens for Spring Registration
After ten years at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, the well-known Banff Science Communication program is now being offered through Beakerhead!
Past faculty include Daily Planet’s Jay Ingra Read More
Whistler Welcomes Kevin Donavan & Alexandra Shimo for a Reading Event
Thursday March 16th at 7pm at the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre
Tickets here via Eventbrite. Read More
Paul Shore, local Whistlerite, releases his memoir Uncorked: My Year in Provence Studying Petanque, Discovering Chagall, Drinking Pastis and Mangling French at Armchair Books, Saturday March 18th, 2017 from 3-5pm. Read More
The literary award recognizing excellence in Canadian independent publishing returns after a successful launch at last year’s Whistler Writers Festival in October. Read More