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May 1, 2016

Sandy Hill Writers' Get Together
Email: bookshandmade@yahoo.ca
discuss your writing. host PETER EVANCHUCK e-mail for details

RailRoad Ottawa
Time and Place: 3:00 pm. Pressed, 750 Gladstone
Web: railroad-ottawa.ca/
a pop up poetry event with features & an open mic
May 1 - Jeff Blackman, Mike Caesar, Eli Kraljii Gardiner

Commemoration of 100th Anniversary of 1916 Irish Rebellion
Time and Place: May 1 at 7:30 pm. Heart & Crown Snug Pub, 353 Preston Street
Phone: 613-726-7583
traditional Irish music, songs, poetry & readings, hosted by Celtic Folk Night Group

Slam Outaouais
Time and Place: 7:30 pm. le Troquet, 41 rue Laval, Gatineau, Quebec
Les 1ers dimanches du mois

  May 2016 Events
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Sandy Hill Writers' Get Together
RailRoad Ottawa 3:00pm
Jeff Blackman, Mike Caesar, Eli Kraljii Gardiner
Commemoration of 100th Anniversary of 1916 Irish Rebellion 7:30pm
Slam Outaouais 7:30pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm Chi Series Ottawa 7:00pm
Chadwick Ginther, Mark Shainblum & Matt Cahill, Paddy Bolands, Byward Market www.facebook.com/events/1177687528922456/
Wakefield Writers Festival- La Pêche Spring 2016
Writers Pride" Wine & Cheese with Writer-in-Residence Ian Tamblyn - Café Molo, 1 Valley Drive - 7pm
Click Here 5:00pm
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
Urban Legends Poetry Slam
finals - Origin Studio 57 Lyndale Avenue - 7:17pm $10
Friday Special Blend with Susan Johnston & Bob LeDrew 7:00am
Umi Open Mic 7:00pm
 
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  NATIONAL CAPITAL WRITING CONTEST (NCWC) AWARDS NIGHT 7:00pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Ottawa StoryTellers Stories and Tea 7:00pm
Tree Reading Series 8:00pm
6:45pm: Free workshop: EXPERIMENTS IN TRANSLATION with ROBERT STACEY; 8pm Open mic and Features: Arleen Paré + TBA
Bread by Us Artistic Showcase 5:00pm
Click Here 5:00pm
In/Words Writers' Circle 5:30pm
Capital Crime Writers 7:00pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscapes 6:30pm
Freehand Books Spring Bash 7:00pm
Cafe Nostalgica Open Mic Night 8:30pm
Wakefield Writers Festival- La Pêche Spring 2016
Literary Pub sCrawl Hosted by Sheena Turcotte ​7:30-8:45 pm Kaffe 1870, 715 Riverside Josh Dolgin & David Dufour 9:00-10:45 pm Le Hibou, 757 Riverside Ken Rockburn & Linda Besner
Friday Special Blend with Susan Johnston & Bob LeDrew 7:00am
Umi Open Mic 7:00pm
Wakefield Writers Festival- La Pêche Spring 2016
Authors Brunch Wakefield Mill Inn & Spa, 60 Mill Road Elizabeth Hay, Caroline Pignat, Christian Quesnel, Phil Jenkins​, host Hélène Giroux - 11am; Workshops ​MacLaren House, Wakefield Mill Inn & Spa, 60 Mill Road​​ ​​2:15-3:45 Alan Cumyn, Caroline Pignat ​4:15-5:45 ​Christian Quesnel, Phil Jenkins; 7:00-10:00 pm $20 in advance ​$25 at the door Tête-à-Tête Ski Vorlage, 45 Burnside Camilla Gibb, Tasneem Jamal, hosted by Adrian Harewood (CBC)
Write Now 1:30pm
Canthius Launch and Reading 7:00pm
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Wakefield Writers Festival- La Pêche Spring 2016
1:30-3:30 ​pm $10 in advance $15 at the door La Pêche des mots Black Sheep Inn, 753 Valley Dr. Roch Carrier, Julie Huard, Mélanie Rivet, Michel Côté, Michel Ouellette, Michèle Vinet. Hosted by Éric Charlebois; 6:30 - 9:00 pm FREE Celebrating Youth Writing! Centre Wakefield La Pêche, 38 Valley Dr. Co-hosted by Danika Corbeil-Owens and Alanzo Sanchez
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm   Ottawa Classic Poets 2:00pm
Click Here 5:00pm
Sawdust Sawmill Workshop Series 5:00pm
Dane Swan: the page, the stage and everything in between.
In/Words Writers' Circle 5:30pm
The Sawdust Reading Series 7:00pm
Dane Swan & winner of Poem-Off https://www.facebook.com/events/204066629977183/
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscapes 6:30pm
Gary Barwin 7:00pm
Ottawa Storytellers Speaking Out/Speaking In 7:30pm
Turn Your Radio On: Gospel music in story & song
Cafe Nostalgica Open Mic Night 8:30pm
Friday Special Blend with Susan Johnston & Bob LeDrew 7:00am
Umi Open Mic 7:00pm
Friends of the Ottawa Public Library Mammoth Book Sale 10:00am
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  (un)told storytelling open mic 8:00pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Ottawa StoryTellers Stories and Tea 7:00pm
Tree Reading Series 8:00pm
Dean Steadman + TBA
Ottawa Science Fiction Society
Perkins Restaurant, 1130 St. Laurent Blvd, 6:30pm.
Click Here 5:00pm
In/Words Writers' Circle 5:30pm
The Ottawa Comic Jam 7:00pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscapes 6:30pm
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
Write Now 1:30pm
Travelling Tent Show 7:00pm
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Titles @Table 40 5:30pm
Alain Miguelez - Transforming Ottawa
Patricia Filteau 7:30pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm