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Press Release:
For immediate release, July 30, 2003


Wolfe Island hosts crime
writing festival

The Wolfe Island Scene of the Crime Festival is set for Saturday Aug. 23 — come celebrate the Island's history as the birthplace of Canadian crime writing. Dinner tickets are $30 and include a roast beef supper, home-made pie, and mystery readings by professional writers including Merilyn Simonds, Wayne Grady, Rick Mofina, Peter Sellers, Lou Allin and Jake Doherty. Other events include a panel discussion and public lecture. Visitors can take the ferry from Kingston and walk to all events from the Island dock.