Calendar compliments of www.bywords.ca.

May 24, 2018

2018 Wakefield Writers Festival des écrivains La Pêche
Time and Place: Wakefield, Quebec
Web: http://www.writersfete.com/index.html
see site for program and tickets

Third World Players
Time and Place: Every Thursday at 6:00 pm. CKCU FM 93.1
Web: www.ckcufm.com/
readings from Third World literature

Literary Landscape
Time and Place: Every Thursday at 6:30 pm. CKCU FM 93.1
Web: www.ckcufm.com/
with alternating hosts Liam Burke, Kathryn Hunt, Robin McLachlen & Pearl Pirie

Tell 'Em AGAIN Girl Women's Poetry Showcase
Time and Place: May 24 at 6:30 pm. Saint Brigid's Centre for the Arts 310 St Patrick St,
Web: www.eventbrite.ca/e/tell-em-again-girl-tickets-44962850095
$10

Ottawa Storytellers Speaking Out Series
Time and Place: 7:30 pm. National Art Centre, Alan and Roula Rossy Pavilion
Web: www.ottawastorytellers.ca/speaking-out/
$22
June 21 - Utsän Män – Old Woman Lake- Louise Profeit LeBlanc

Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica
Time and Place: Every Thursday at 8:30 pm. Cafe Nostalgica, 601 Cumberland
music, poetry, spoken word

May 2018 Events
Return to today
Submit upcoming events to events@bywords.ca
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
    1 2 3 4 5
    Ottawa International Writers Festival - Spring 2018 Edition
12:00pm • Metropolitain Brasserie • 700 Sussex Dr. Literary Luncheon with Beverley McLachlin; 6:30pm • Full Disclosure with Beverley McLachlin 8:30pm • Invaluable Lessons from My Father with Heather O’Neill
La rencontre des littératures 7:00pm
Barrhaven Writers’ Circle 6:45pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
Table ronde "Quelle lecture peut-on faire de notre ville ? 7:00pm
Apéro littéraire chez Daîmôn 6:00pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
Causerie-rencontre avec l'auteure Catherine Voyer-Léger 7:00pm
Ottawa Storytellers Monthly Story Swap 7:00pm
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
Johanna Drucker, “Figuring the Word: Graphical Poetics in an Era of Cultural Saturation” 3:45pm
Bizarre Poetry Bazaar 6:30pm
Soirée poésie 7:00pm
Kanada Koncrete: Material Poetries in the Digital Age
Geek Con and Free Comic Book Day 10:00am
BiblioCon 11:00am
Susan McMaster 1:00pm
Finale 2018 du concours national de slam-poésie du Réseau Québec 7:30pm
Loud Mouths 8:00pm
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Kanada Koncrete: Material Poetries in the Digital Age
BiblioCon 11:00am
Slam académie 6:15pm
Slam Outaouais 7:30pm
The Urban Legends Poetry Collective's Youth Speak Mentorship Program 5:00pm
The Writing Workshop: Facilitator, Michael F. Stewart 6:00pm
Dear Freaks: Disastrous Diaries + Regrettable Letters 9:00pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
ChiSeries Readings 7:00pm
Alexandra Renwick & Kelly Robson www.facebook.com/events/607530296305938/
Ottawa Storytellers Stories and Tea 2018 7:00pm
The 2018 National Capital Writing Contest Awards 7:00pm
Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild - Ottawa Valley Chapter 6:30pm
Barrhaven Writers’ Circle 6:45pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
Ottawa Comiccon 2018
NoRulesSlam 8:00pm
Ottawa Comiccon 2018
CBBAG 2018 Book Arts Show and Sale 10:00am
EvenSong with JustJamaal the Poet 7:30pm
www.facebook.com/events/525674391161405/
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
Ottawa Comiccon 2018 In the Company of Writers 2018 2:30pm
The Urban Legends Poetry Collective's Youth Speak Mentorship Program 5:00pm
The Writing Workshop: Facilitator, Michael F. Stewart 6:00pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Bywords.ca
Submissions
On the Path to Reconciliation 6:30pm
Barrhaven Writers’ Circle 6:45pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
Churchill Alternative School's Annual Plant and Book Sale 7:30am For the Culture 7:00pm
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
  The Urban Legends Poetry Collective's Youth Speak Mentorship Program 5:00pm
The Writing Workshop: Facilitator, Michael F. Stewart 6:00pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Ottawa Storytellers Stories and Tea 2018 7:00pm
Terry Ann Carter and Arlene Paré 7:30pm
2018 Wakefield Writers Festival des écrivains La Pêche
Barrhaven Writers’ Circle 6:45pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
2018 Wakefield Writers Festival des écrivains La Pêche
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
Tell 'Em AGAIN Girl Women's Poetry Showcase 6:30pm
Ottawa Storytellers Speaking Out Series 7:30pm
The Tour: A Trip Through Ireland - Bob Woods, Mary Wiggin, and Niamh O'Brien
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
2018 Wakefield Writers Festival des écrivains La Pêche
Arc Walks Ottawa
with rob mclennan, meeting location: Bank and First; 5:30pm in the Glebe www.facebook.com/events/367857870367431/
2018 Urban Legends Finals 6:30pm
2018 Wakefield Writers Festival des écrivains La Pêche
Coles Bayshore Book Signings
Michel Weatherall 12 - 3pm
Perfect Books Readings and Signings
dream team poetry reading: Brown, Douglas, Everest, Leyton - 5pm www.facebook.com/events/116586679209048/
Spring Book Fair 9:00am
Write Now 10:00am
Lancement officiel "Reste encore un peu" de Loïse Lavallée 2:00pm
27 28 29 30 31    
2018 Wakefield Writers Festival des écrivains La Pêche
Book Drive at Ottawa Farmer's Market 9:00am
Renaissance Press 5th anniversary 5:00pm
In the Company of Writers 2018 2:30pm
The Urban Legends Poetry Collective's Youth Speak Mentorship Program 5:00pm
The Writing Workshop: Facilitator, Michael F. Stewart 6:00pm
Moving Stories 7:00pm
Next Wave: Ottawa launch 7:00pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
  Barrhaven Writers’ Circle 6:45pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
The Ottawa Comic Jam 7:00pm
Librairie du Soleil - Lancements
Séance de dédicaces Lila A. Ndinsil à la librairie d'Ottawa 17h30 www.facebook.com/events/448123048943150/
Octopus Books Centretown
Dual Book Launch with Nahla Abdo and Marcello Di Cintio - 7:30pm www.facebook.com/events/1747529751960525/
Perfect Books Readings and Signings
Loose Hay: Poems of Glengarry - John Morris 11am to 2pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
Celebrate! Life Changing Stories 7:30pm
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm