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May 24, 2016

Octopus Books Centretown
Time and Place: @25One Community - 2nd Floor, 251 Bank
Web: http://octopusbooks.ca/events
community events
May 24 - WHAT’S YOURS IS MINE: AGAINST THE SHARING ECONOMY BOOK LAUNCH WITH AUTHOR TOM SLEE - 7pm
May 30 - OCTOPUS BOOK CLUB MAY 30TH EDITION: DEBT THE FIRST 5,000 YEARS BY DAVID GRAEBER
May 31 - Kamal Al-Solaylee In Conversation with CBC's Adrain Harewood: Brown, What Being Brown in the World Today Means (for Everyone) - 7pm
June 6 - BOOK LAUNCH OF SORTING THE BEEF FROM THE BULL: THE SCIENCE OF FOOD FRAUD FORENSICS WITH NICOLA TEMPLE - 7pm
June 9 - LAUNDRY LINES, THE ESCAPE ARTIST AND THE LEBANESE DISHWASHER - BOOK READING - Ann Elizabeth Carson, Anita Kushwaha, Sonia Saikaley - 7pm
June 11 - IN THIS TOGETHER: FIFTEEN STORIES OF TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION BOOK LAUNCH WITH DANIELLE METCALFE-CHENAIL - 2pm
June 16 - THIRTEEN SHELLS BOOK LAUNCH WITH AUTHOR NADIA BOZAK - 7pm
June 26 - OCTOPUS BOOK CLUB JUNE 26TH EDITION: CAFE BABANUSSA BY KAREN HILL - 2pm

Ottawa StoryTellers Stories and Tea
Time and Place: 7:00 pm. the Tea Party, 119 York Street
Web: www.ottawastorytellers.ca/stories-and-tea/
stories begin on the hour and half-hour; PWYC - minimum $5

Tree Reading Series
Time and Place: 8:00 pm. Black Squirrel Books & Tea, 1073 Bank Street
Web: www.treereadingseries.ca
Email: info@treereadingseries.ca
poetry, including an open mic, feature & free workshop on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday
May 24 - 6:45pm: Free workshop: Breaking the Sentence: From Experimental Lyric to Cognitive Poetics with Jennifer Baker; 8pm: open mic & features-Dean Steadman + Monty Reid
June 14 - 6:45pm - Getting to Book with Rhonda Douglas; 8pm: Open Mic and Features: Jacob McArthur Mooney + David Huebert
June 28 - 6:45pm - GENDER, SEXUAL ORIENTATION AND VOICE with ANITA DOLMAN; 8pm- Open Mic and Features: Talya Rubin + TBA

  May 2016 Events
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Urban Legends Poetry Presents: Writing the Tea Leaves 12:00pm
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Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm Octopus Books Centretown
WHAT’S YOURS IS MINE: AGAINST THE SHARING ECONOMY BOOK LAUNCH WITH AUTHOR TOM SLEE - 7pm
Ottawa StoryTellers Stories and Tea 7:00pm
Tree Reading Series 8:00pm
6:45pm: Free workshop: Breaking the Sentence: From Experimental Lyric to Cognitive Poetics with Jennifer Baker; 8pm: open mic & features-Dean Steadman + Monty Reid
Ottawa Science Fiction Society
Perkins Restaurant, 1130 St. Laurent Blvd, 6:30pm.
Click Here 5:00pm
Brad Casey
Heather Menzies 5:30pm
In/Words Writers' Circle 5:30pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
The Ottawa Comic Jam 7:00pm
In/Words Reading Series 9:00pm
Justin Lam and Christine Lyons https://www.facebook.com/events/1371342482892904/
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscapes 6:30pm
Ottawa Independent Writers Meetings 6:30pm
Book Cover Art and Illustration, an evening with Rich Lauzon, and OIWs 30th anniversary https://www.facebook.com/events/1727040490914203/
Ottawa Smut Slam 7:30pm
Cafe Nostalgica Open Mic Night 8:30pm
Friday Special Blend with Susan Johnston & Bob LeDrew 7:00am
Umi Open Mic 7:00pm
Arts Night 7:30pm
Poet: Pearl Pirie; Sculptor: Dominique Dennery; Instrumentalists: Tessa Bangs & Family
Perfect Books Readings and Signings
Mark Leslie and Creepy Capital 12-2pm
Write Now 1:30pm
Caroline Pignat 7:00pm
Travelling Tent Show 7:00pm
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Perfect Books Readings and Signings
Su Sokol Cycling to Asylum - 1-3pm
Titles @Table 40 5:30pm
Alain Miguelez - Transforming Ottawa
Metatron Spring 2k16 Launch 7:00pm
Octopus Books Centretown
OCTOPUS BOOK CLUB MAY 30TH EDITION: DEBT THE FIRST 5,000 YEARS BY DAVID GRAEBER
Patricia Filteau 7:30pm
(un)told storytelling open mic 8:00pm
theme: politics
Poetic Intentions 9:00pm
Dark Times www.facebook.com/events/460742974133240/
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Octopus Books Centretown
Kamal Al-Solaylee In Conversation with CBC's Adrain Harewood: Brown, What Being Brown in the World Today Means (for Everyone) - 7pm