Calendar compliments of www.bywords.ca.

Ottawa Independent Writers Meetings
Time and Place: 6:30 pm. Hintonburg Community Centre, 1064 Wellington St. W,
Phone: 613-425-3873
Web: www.oiw.ca/
Email: randyray@rogers.com
$10 for guests; coffee, tea & nibbles
February 20 - OIW AGM and Reading Nightwww.facebook.com/events/2099810246923297/

  January 2018 Events
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Submissions
Literary Events at Library and Archives Canada
Jacob Isaac Segal: A Montreal Yiddish Poet and His Milieu, by Pierre Anctil 6:30pm www.facebook.com/events/1561295290624120/
Books and Beer Meet Up 7:00pm
Wenjack/Secret Path: A Literary Tribute to Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack Thea
VROttawa Book Club 7:00pm
Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card https://www.meetup.com/VROTTAWA-Virtual-Reality-Ottawa-Innovators-Meet-Up/events/245001248/
Naked Boys Reading 8:00pm
Colourful Language www.facebook.com/events/1872466166401422/
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
613 Book Exchange 6:00pm
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Octopus Books Centretown
SECURITIZED CITIZENS, AUTHOR BALJIT NAGRA IN CONVERSATION WITH MONIA MAZIGH - 7pm http://octopusbooks.ca/event/securitized-citizens-author-baljit-nagra-in-conversation-with-monia-mazigh
In/Words Writers' Circle 5:30pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
Ottawa Storytellers Speaking Out Series 7:30pm
Landscapes of Silence - Marta Singh
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
  Friends of the Ottawa Public Library Mammoth Book Sale 10:00am
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Jane Cooper 2:00pm
POEtry KAraoke 7:00pm
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(Un)told Storytelling Open Mic 7:30pm
Resolution Rethink
In the Company of Writers 2018 2:30pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Tree Reading Series
6:45pm WORKSHOP with Souvankham Thammavongsa; 8pm: extended open mic and featured reader, Souvankham Thammavongsa
Urban Legends Poetry Slam 5:30pm
Anomaly and Fatima www.facebook.com/events/145212926096464/
Ottawa Storytellers Stories and Tea 2018 7:00pm
Mike Starr of Oshawa: A Political Biography 7:30pm
Blue Mondays 8:30pm
Natalie Hanna and musician Kelsey Hayes www.facebook.com/events/1157126197756851/
The Contested Politics of Security: Triple Book Launch 4:00pm
In/Words Writers' Circle 5:30pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
VERSeFest Volunteer Night featuring V & Nathanaël Larochette 7:00pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
Ashes to Rubies 7:00pm
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David Frum: Trumpocracy: The Corruption of the American Republic 7:00pm
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
  Black History Month 2017
Official Black History Month Official Launch for the City of Ottawa. City Hall, 2-5pm
Books on Beechwood
“As The Years Go By” - Randy Ray noon to 2pm
Write Now 10:00am
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An Evening of Latin American Poetry 2:00pm
Tribute to Leonard Cohen in Russian 3:30pm
Social Book Exchange 8:00pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm   In/Words Writers' Circle 5:30pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
The Ottawa Comic Jam 7:00pm
In/Words Reading Series 8:30pm
MUSICIAN: TBA OPENER: TBA FEATURE: Colin Mylrea www.facebook.com/events/440387926338602/