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February 6, 2016

Capital Poetry Collective
Time and Place: 6:30 pm. Cafe Alt, 60 University, University of Ottawa
spoken word & story telling $8
February 6 - SABRINA BENAIM
February 13 - Canadian Individual Poetry Slam Championships - qualifier

Ottawater #12 launch
Time and Place: February 6 at 7:00 pm. Carleton Tavern, 233 Armstrong, Upstairs
Web: www.ottawater.com/
with readings by contributors to the issue

Change of heART
Time and Place: February 6 at 7:30 pm. Arts Court, 2 Daly Avenue
Web: www.facebook.com/events/1572601596395991/
partnership with Arts Court, the Ottawa Coalition to End Violence Against Women (OCTEVAW), and the ManUp! initiative on the steps of Arts Court for "change of heART," an hour of discussion, community building, and show of support! Artists, musicians, and poets are invited to come and share their work

  February 2016 Events
Submit upcoming events to events@bywords.ca
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  Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm Jessica Hopper 4:00pm Click Here 5:00pm
Sneha Madhavan-Reese and Monty Reid
In/Words Writers' Circle 5:30pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscapes 6:30pm
Ottawa Storytellers Monthly Story Swap 7:00pm
Cafe Nostalgica Open Mic Night 8:30pm
Feature: Novel Standard
Friday Special Blend with Susan Johnston & Bob LeDrew 7:00am
Slam ta vie 7:00pm
Umi Open Mic 7:00pm
Yann Martel 7:00pm
Capital Poetry Collective 6:30pm
SABRINA BENAIM
Ottawater #12 launch 7:00pm
Change of heART 7:30pm
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Black History Month
2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Ottawa Public Library, Nepean Centrepointe Branch, Children's Program Room 101 Centrepointe Drive Children’s Stories in the Diaspora
RailRoad Ottawa
Monty Reid, Sneha Madhavan-Reese, Vivian Vavassis -3pm - Pressed, 750 Gladstone
Sandy Hill Writers' Get Together
Slam Outaouais 7:30pm
The Revolution Will Be Live - a spoken legacy showcase 7:00pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Canadian Authors Association Meetings 7:00pm
Scribing Sex – Romancing The Page - Jasmine Aziz
Ottawa StoryTellers Stories and Tea 7:00pm
Tree Reading Series 8:00pm
6:45pm free workshop: gut symmetries like the jeanette winterson novel with elizabeth burns; 8pm: Features and Open Mic: Antonino Matza + Mary di Michele
Click Here 5:00pm
In/Words Writers' Circle 5:30pm
Capital Crime Writers 7:00pm
Outrageous Presents: the family goes to Ottawa 7:00pm
Anne Raina 2:00pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscapes 6:30pm
Ottawa Storytellers Speaking Out/Speaking In 7:30pm
Living Titanic
Cafe Nostalgica Open Mic Night 8:30pm
Friday Special Blend with Susan Johnston & Bob LeDrew 7:00am
Umi Open Mic 7:00pm
Write Now 1:30pm
Capital Poetry Collective 6:30pm
Canadian Individual Poetry Slam Championships - qualifier
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On sexslam 5:00pm Bywords.ca
Submissions
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Urban Legends Poetry Slam 5:30pm
Bashar Lulu Jabbour
Octopus Books Centretown
TALES FROM THE MARGINS LOOKING IN - Soraya Peerbaye and charles c. smith - 5:30 - 7:30pm
Ottawa Classic Poets 2:00pm
Click Here 5:00pm
In/Words Writers' Circle 5:30pm
Hip Hop Open Mic 7:00pm
The Sawdust Reading Series 7:00pm
Sandra Ridley & TBA from poem-off contest-
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscapes 6:30pm
Cafe Nostalgica Open Mic Night 8:30pm
Friday Special Blend with Susan Johnston & Bob LeDrew 7:00am
Umi Open Mic 7:00pm
Chapters Rideau Readings and Signings
A Cold White Fear - R.J. Harlick - signing, 12pm
Factory Reading Series 7:00pm
Rachael Simpson,Stephen Brockwell, + Soraya Peerbaye
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Freedom to Read Week Freedom to Read Week
(un)told storytelling open mic 8:00pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Freedom to Read Week
Max Blumenthal 7:00pm
Ottawa StoryTellers Stories and Tea 7:00pm
Ottawa Zine Off 7:00pm
Tree Reading Series 8:00pm
6:45pm free workshop: BENDING HISTORY TO THE POETIC PAGE - Jean Van Loon; 8pm: Features and Open Mic: Ben Ladouceur + Zachariah Wells
Freedom to Read Week
Readings from Banned and Challenged Materials, Carleton University Library, 12-1pm
Click Here 5:00pm
In/Words Writers' Circle 5:30pm
The Ottawa Comic Jam 7:00pm
Freedom to Read Week
Readings from Banned and Challenged Materials, Carleton University Library, 12-1pm; Panel Discussion, Carleton University Library, ML252 1:30-2:30pm library.carleton.ca/freedom-to-read-week-2016
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscapes 6:30pm
Smut Slam Ottawa 7:30pm
Cafe Nostalgica Open Mic Night 8:30pm
Freedom to Read Week
Friday Special Blend with Susan Johnston & Bob LeDrew 7:00am
Umi Open Mic 7:00pm
Freedom to Read Week
Write Now 1:30pm
1NIGHT : Learn the Art & the Artist 6:30pm
Habiba Ali
Factory Reading Series 7:00pm
Jeremy Hanson-Finger, Gary Barwin, Robert Hogg
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  Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm