Story Walk – Family Literacy Week 2021

The Central Okanagan Early Years Partnership (COEYP)  has organized their second Story Walk, taking place January 22 – February 1, 2021.

Family Literacy Week

The second Story Walk hosted by the Central Okanagan Early Years Partnership is taking place during Family Literacy Week. Family Literacy Week 2021 will take place from January 24th to January 31st.

Book & Park List

All books will be displayed at their respective parks from January 22 – February 1, 2020.



Provided By

“Bot-bot the Robot Finds his Feelings”

Written by: Nicola Lathey & Dr Faye Millner
Illustrated by: Annie Lloyd
Published by Childhood Connections with Author Permission

Lombardy Park

  • 1340 Wilson Ave, Kelowna
Childhood Connections
“Carson Crosses Canada”

Written by: Linda Bailey
Illustrated by: Kass Reich
Penguin Random House

Quilchena Park

  • 347 Quilchena Dr, Kelowna
School District 23
“Explorers of the Wild”

Written & Illustrated by: Cale Atkinson
Little, Brown & Company

Cross Glen Park

  • 1899 Aitkins Crt, Kelowna
School District 23
“I Know Here”

Written by: Laurel Croza
Illustrated by: Matt James
Groundwood Books

Westbank Town Centre Park

  • May St, West Kelowna
School District 23
“If You Give a Mouse an iPhone”

Written & Illustrated by: Ann Droyd
Copyright: David Milgrim
Penguin Random House Publishing

Ben Lee Park

  • 900 Houghton Rd, Kelowna
Kelowna Community Resources – KCR
“My Heart Fills With Happiness”

Written by: Monique Gray Smith
Illustrated by: Julie Flett
Orca Book Publishers

Thompson Marsh Park

  • 4125 Gordon Dr, Kelowna
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Okanagan
“Off and Away”

Written & Illustrated by: Cale Atkinson
Little, Brown & Company

Ballou Park

  • 391 Moubray Rd, Kelowna
Okanagan Regional Library
“The Silly Blue Goose”

Written by: Krista Marble
Pictures by: Melanie Stephens
Self Published – KristenMarble

Osprey Park

  • 2600 Richter St, Kelowna
Project Literacy
“Sometimes I Feel Like a Fox”

Written & Illustrated by: Danielle Daniel
Groundwood Books Publishing

Reiswig Regional Park

  • 3450 Woodsdale Rd, Lake Country
YMCA Okanagan
“stim aʔ ckistxʷ – What do you do?”

Written & Illustrated by: qʷyqʷʕayáx̌n Levi Bent
Self Published & Printed in Canada

Shannon Lake Regional Park

  • 2375 Swite Rd, West Kelowna
Suxkenxitelx kl cecamala
“When We Are Kind”

by: Monique Gray Smith
Illustrated by: Nicole Neidhardt
Orca Book Publishers

WFN Park – By Sensisyusten House of Learning

  • 1920 Quail Lane, West Kelowna
Westbank First Nation