Media Inquiries for the Festival of Trees
The Festival of Trees and the Forest of Reading have been covered by major media outlets, including the Globe and Mail, the National Post, CTV News, Global News, Toronto Star, CBC, CHOQ FM, L’Express, and Le Métropolitan.
We welcome media onsite at our Festival of Trees! If you wish to cover the Festival of Trees, please contact Lauren Hummel, the Marketing and Communications Specialist at the Ontario Library Association at [email protected] or [email protected]
Past Media Coverage:
The following is an archive of the past media coverage of the Festival of Trees and the Forest of Reading.
National Post, May 23, 2014. Seeding reading at the Festival of Trees.
Global TV, The Morning Show, News Hour, and News Final, May 17, 2016: Sponsored Spot That Ran Two Weeks Before the Toronto Festival (May 17)
Quill and Quire, October 16, 2017: OLA announces 2018 Forest of Reading nominees
CBC Books, October 17, 2017: Chris Hadfield, Gord Downie among Forest of Reading’s 108 nominees for 2018 awards.
The Toronto Star, November 6, 2017: Cherie Dimaline: Hopes and dreams in the apocalypse.
CHOQ FM, April 23, 2018: « Ma branche préférée », le livre pour enfants qualifié au Prix Peuplier.
CHOQ FM, May 18, 2018: CHOQ FM Live Broadcast from the Festival of Trees
The Globe and Mail, September 4, 2018: “Festival of Trees shines celebrity spotlight on children’s authors
Quill and Quire, October 11, 2018. Heather Smith, Eric Walters, and Kevin Sylvester receive multiple Forest of Reading nominations.
Festival of Trees Videos:
Please visit the Ontario Library Association’s YouTube channel to view videos taken at the Festival of Trees.