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September 19, 2018

Octopus Books Centretown
Time and Place: @25One Community - 2nd Floor, 251 Bank
Web: octopusbooks.ca/events
community events; PWYC
September 19 - CORPORATIZING CANADA: MAKING BUSINESS OUT OF PUBLIC SERVICE BOOK LAUNCH 7:30pmhttp://octopusbooks.ca/event/corporatizing-canada-making-business-out-of-public-service-book-launch
September 20 - PUTTING TRIALS ON TRIAL: SEXUAL ASSAULT AND THE FAILURE OF THE LEGAL PROFESSION WITH THE AUTHOR ELAINE CRAIG, IN CONVERSATION WITH ELIZABETH SHEEHY 7:30pm
October 10 - Left, Right Book Launch with the Author Yves Engler 7pm www.facebook.com/events/293966874720304/
October 16 - Taking the Rap: Women Doing Time for Society’s Crimes Launch 7pm www.facebook.com/events/305887689991315/
October 24 - Dissident Knowledge in Higher Education Book Launch 7pm www.facebook.com/events/234162850776553/

The City of Ottawa’s Arts and Heritage Development Unit Drop In Sessions and Open Houses
Time and Place: Richmond Room and Colonel By Room, City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West
Email: infoculture@ottawa.ca.
to answer questions about 2019 cultural funding and awards programs, public art program and cultural development and initiatives (CDI) programs and projects.
September 19 - 2 pm – 6 pm Drop in one-on-one sessions 5:15 pm Presentation (EN) 6:15 pm Presentation (FR)

Annual University of Ottawa Press Launch
Time and Place: September 19 at 1:00 pm. University of Ottawa, Alex Trebek Alumni Hall, 157 Séraphin-Marion Private room 113
Web: www.eventbrite.ca/e/billets-lancement-annuel-des-puo-annual-uop-launch-49437427677?ref=estw

Speakers' Night - Editors Association of Canada - Ottawa-Gatineau Branch
Time and Place: 6:30 pm. Christ Church Cathedral, 414 Sparks
Web: www.editors.ca/local-groups/ottawa-gatineau/speakers-night
free for members and non-members
September 19 - Feast of Words: literary potluck w/ rob mclennan. Bring a bookish dish or cocktail and a book to exchange.
October 17 - How on Earth do you edit poetry? w/ Chris Johnson

Celtic Folk Night
Time and Place: Every Wednesday at 7:00 pm. Oh So Good Cafe, 261 Richmond Road
Phone: 613-726-7583
Irish kitchen party style with songs and poems

Ottawa Scrabble Club
Time and Place: Every Wednesday at 7:00 pm.
Web: www.ottawascrabbleclub.com/
check site for updated info on venue

The Sawdust Reading Series
Time and Place: 7:00 pm. Bar Robo, 692 Somerset W.
Web: sawdustseries.ca/
Email: sawdustseries@gmail.com
featured poets & open mic; monthly contests for feature
September 19 - 4th Anniversary Celebration with Sandra Ridley and previous poem-off winners www.facebook.com/events/2181347685414848/
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November 21 -
December 19 -

You, Me, and the World Makes 3
Time and Place: September 19 at 7:30 pm. Arts Court , 2 Daly Ave.
Web: www.facebook.com/events/2181317472081138/
storytelling $22

  September 2018 Events
Submit upcoming events to events@bywords.ca
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  AN EVENING WITH HARLEY RUSTAD AUTHOR OF BIG LONELY DOUG: THE STORY OF ONE OF CANADA'S LAST GREAT TREES 7:15pm
Naked Boys Reading 8:00pm
Rent Boy 101 www.facebook.com/events/1867248653368396/
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Octopus Books Centretown
How technology is changing our life and the future of work www.facebook.com/events/371702430032047/
The City of Ottawa’s Arts and Heritage Development Unit Drop In Sessions and Open Houses
2 pm – 6 pm Drop-in one-on-one sessions 5:15 pm Presentation (FR) 6:15 pm Presentation (EN)
613 Book Exchange 6:00pm
Green Door Vegetarian Restaurant 198 Main St www.facebook.com/events/256306788333288/
Ottawa Independent Writers Meetings 6:30pm
Marie - Bilodeau - Don’t Let Readers Put Your Book Down!
The Walrus Talks Connections 7:00pm
Canadian Authors' Association National Capital Region MONTHLY MEETINGS 2018/2019 7:15pm
First Page Challenge CAA- NCR Annual General Meeting
Octopus Books Centretown
CORPORATIZING CANADA: MAKING BUSINESS OUT OF PUBLIC SERVICE BOOK LAUNCH 7:30pmhttp://octopusbooks.ca/event/corporatizing-canada-making-business-out-of-public-service-book-launch
The City of Ottawa’s Arts and Heritage Development Unit Drop In Sessions and Open Houses
2 pm – 6 pm Drop in one-on-one sessions 5:15 pm Presentation (EN) 6:15 pm Presentation (FR)
Annual University of Ottawa Press Launch 1:00pm
Speakers' Night - Editors Association of Canada - Ottawa-Gatineau Branch 6:30pm
Feast of Words: literary potluck w/ rob mclennan. Bring a bookish dish or cocktail and a book to exchange.
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
The Sawdust Reading Series 7:00pm
4th Anniversary Celebration with Sandra Ridley and previous poem-off winners www.facebook.com/events/2181347685414848/
You, Me, and the World Makes 3 7:30pm
Books on Beechwood
Paul Carlucci, The High Rise in Fort Fierce and rob mclennan 6pm www.facebook.com/events/1789839341135650/
Octopus Books Centretown
PUTTING TRIALS ON TRIAL: SEXUAL ASSAULT AND THE FAILURE OF THE LEGAL PROFESSION WITH THE AUTHOR ELAINE CRAIG, IN CONVERSATION WITH ELIZABETH SHEEHY 7:30pm
Book Launch for Disability Politics in a Global Economy 4:00pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
On the Path to Reconciliation 6:30pm
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
Urban Legends Poetry Slam 7:00pm
natalie hanna www.facebook.com/events/272383936713574/
Chapters South Keys
‘Elvis Presley In Person: One Night in Toronto" signing 11am to 4pm www.facebook.com/events/244232276212468/
Fall For Scrabble Mini Charity Tournament for Literacy 9:00am
Adult and Family Literacy Banned Books Night 7:00pm
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Le Bateau-livre a le vent dans les voiles 2:00pm
The Short Reading Series 4:30pm
Frances Boyle
(Un)told Storytelling Open Mic 7:30pm
A" for Effort
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm On the Path to Reconciliation 6:30pm
Apartment613 Open House 7:00pm
Ottawa Storytellers Stories and Tea 2018 7:00pm
Tree Reading Series 2018/2019 8:00pm
Brecken Hancock + Sonia Saikaley
2018 Frank Hegyi Award for Emerging Authors 7:00pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
The Ottawa Comic Jam 7:00pm
General Idea: Life & Work - Sarah E.K. Smith 5:30pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
Ashes to Rubies 7:00pm
www.facebook.com/events/554547305004611/
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
5 à 7 Littéraire 5:00pm
POETRY READING WITH STEVE LUTTRELL,CAMERON ANSTEE AND NATALIE HANNA 7:00pm
Arts Night 7:30pm
Indigo Innes Book Signings
Michel Weatherall 11am to 4pm www.facebook.com/events/2120148771534857/
Ottawa Book Battle 2018 1:00pm
AMPlified Artshow + YES! Launch 6:30pm
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LiPS Fundraising Open Mic 1:00pm
Alootook Ipellie: Nuna and Vut Exhibition + Poetry Reading 4:00pm
The Short Reading Series 4:30pm
Catriona Wright
Arc Walks Ottawa 6:00pm
Sonia Lamontagne, Andrée Lacelle, and Éric Charlebois www.facebook.com/events/317044725769677/
Book Launch by Jenny Haysom and Deanna Young 7:00pm
Urban Legends AGM 2018 7:00pm