Njacko Backo: Children’s camp, Children’s book- Aug. 22-26

Summer’s not over yet.  An opportunity for kids…

Garrison Creek Art Centre’s African Safari, August 22-26

Njacko returns to the Garrison Creek Art Centre for a one week summer day camp where children will sing, dance, play music, and make an African animal sculpture! For photos from previous summer camps, and to see other camps being run this summer, please look at their website: www.garrisoncreekartcentre.ca.

For registration and more details, please contact



Njacko’s 1st Children’s Book:

Baki and the Magic Egg/Baki et l’oeuf magique

Njacko’s first bilingual children’s book Baki and the Magic Egg/Baki et l’oeuf magique, which is beautifully illustrated by Toronto artist Bruce Parsons, has been printed! Please stay tuned for details about the upcoming book launch.

Thank you (merci!) to Annick Chalifour at l’Express for writing an article about Baki. You will find it in the current l’Express (available around Toronto) or online here: www.lexpress.to

You can purchase the book directly from us, or at one of these fine Toronto shops:

Mabel’s Fabels, 662 Mt. Pleasant Rd, 416-322-0438, www.mabelsfables.com

Toronto Women’s Bookstore, 73 Harbord St, 416-922-8744, www.womensbookstore.com

A Different Booklist, 746 Bathurst St., 416-538-0889, www.adifferentbooklist.com

African Drums & Art Crafts, 618 Dundas St E, 416-597-0175, www.africandrumsandartcrafts.com