Events

1. Vinita Kinra was invited to deliver a motivational speech in French to over 200 students and staff of Wilkinson Public School, Toronto, Ontario, on March 24, 2015. Kinra’s speech inspired everyone to build bridges with diverse cultures by learning French.

2. Vinita Kinra marked Francophonie Month, 2015 with her presentation in French at Southwood Park Public School, Ajax, Ontario, on March 24, 2015. Kinra’s presentation focused on the importance of learning French, not just in bilingual Canada, but internationally.

3. Vinita Kinra marked Black History Month, 2015, with her speech in French to over 500 students and staff of École secondaire Étienne-Brûlé on February 9, 2015.

4. Vinita Kinra was invited to read from her collection of short stories, PAVITRA IN PARIS, at the Words of the Season Winter 2015 event organized by The Writers’ Community of Durham Region (WCDR) at The Bear, Pickering, on January 20, 2015.

5. Vinita Kinra conducted a workshop for The Writers’ Community of Durham Region (WCDR), a leading writers’ association of the Greater Toronto Area, in Ajax Convention Centre on January 10, 2015. Vinita’s workshop focused on “The Importance of Social Media for Authors”.

6. Author Kinra was invited to read from her upcoming book, IMAGINE: Selected Quotations by Vinita Kinra, at the WEN holiday party in Toronto on December 13, 2014.

7. Author Kinra was invited as guest delegate by Canadian Race Relations Foundation to participate in their 2014 Symposium and Awards of Excellence held in Ottawa from November 17-19, 2014.

8. Vinita Kinra was invited to speak on “Settling to Life in Canada” at Canadian Ukrainian Immigrant Aid Society of Toronto on November 10, 2014. The event was organized by Passages Canada.

9. Vinita Kinra hosted GTA artists and read from her book PAVITRA IN PARIS to launch HBH Business Networking Group at Days Inn, Brampton, on September 7, 2014.

10. Vinita Kinra was invited to read from her book of short stories, PAVITRA IN PARIS, at Writers & Editors Network of Toronto on July 19, 2014.

11. Vinita Kinra lead a workshop on “How to dazzle your audience with a winning introduction in 30 seconds!” at The Junctian Business Networking Group in Brampton, on June 29, 2014. She also hosted the entire programming of the event as Special Guest.

12. Vinita Kinra was invited to deliver a motivational speech to over 500 students of Allan A. Martin Senior Public School in Mississauga, Canada, to mark Asian Heritage Month, 2014 on June 2, also Kinra’s birthday.

13. Vinita Kinra planted a tree in Applewood Hills (Mississauga) Canada, on May 31 to launch a global “Tree Plantation” movement ahead of her birthday on June 2. She encourages everyone to plant a tree on their birthday, and has created a slogan for this mass movement: “My birthday is Earth Day. Let’s plant a tree to make Dear Earth pollution free!”

14. Vinita Kinra was invited to read from her book, PAVITRA IN PARIS, at the Swan annual meeting of poets in downtown Toronto on March 30, 2014.

15. Vinita Kinra was invited to deliver an inspirational speech and read from her book, PAVITRA IN PARIS, to mark International Women’s Week 2014 at Afghan Women’s Organization of Mississauga on February 28, 2014. Vinita’s speech made headlines in several Greater Toronto Area newspapers, including her interview on CBC Radio One.

VINITA KINRA AT AWO MISSISSAUGA
VINITA KINRA AT AWO MISSISSAUGA

16. Vinita Kinra promoted her book, PAVITRA IN PARIS, among founders, members and guests at the Writers and Editors Network of Toronto on January 18, 2014.

17. Vinita Kinra was invited to deliver a motivational speech about her successful literary journey at Holiday Inn for The Junctian Business Networking Group of Mississauga on December 8,2013.

18. Vinita Kinra showcased PAVITRA IN PARIS at Gladstone Hotel during the Press Fair in Toronto on December 14, 2013.

19. Vinita Kinra exhibited her book of short stories, PAVITRA IN PARIS, in her birthplace, Milton (Ontario) during the Artisan Marketplace Show at The Harrop House on November 23 & 24, 2013.

20. Vinita Kinra personally met and signed copies of her book, PAVITRA IN PARIS, during The Word On The Street Toronto book festival on September 22, 2013 at Greengardens Media booth number 209.