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May 15, 2018

Bywords.ca - Submissions
Web: www.bywords.ca
Webzine and quarterly journal focussing on emerging and established poets residing, studying or working in Ottawa. Please submit poems and events by the 15th of each month. Events calendars distributed monthly. Please submit events to events@bywords.ca, and previously unpublished poetry to submissions@bywords.ca in html, Word or Word Perfect format.

Octopus Books Glebe
Time and Place: 116 Third Avenue
Web: octopusbooks.ca/events
Email: events@octopusbooks.ca
readings & signings
May 24 - Crooked Corrections Book Launch with author Jeannette Tossounian - 7pm www.facebook.com/events/787224104817376/
June 5 - Ottawa Launch of South Shore Suite Poems with JC Sulzenko 7pm www.facebook.com/events/2109713852646086/

On the Path to Reconciliation
Time and Place: 6:30 pm. pin Biblio Wakefield Library 38 Valley Drive, Wakefield, Quebec
Web: www.facebook.com/events/1800931253300472/
monthly book club that discusses Indigenous issues
August 23 -

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

  May 2018 Events
Submit upcoming events to events@bywords.ca
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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  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
613 Book Exchange 6:00pm
Allium Restaurant, 87 Holland Ave www.facebook.com/events/920296668143217/
Ottawa Storytellers Stories and Tea 2018 7:00pm
Terry Ann Carter and Arlene Paré 7:30pm
Tree Reading Series 8:00pm
Conyer Clayton, Nathanaël Larochette + Shery Alexander Heinis
2018 Wakefield Writers Festival des écrivains La Pêche
Barrhaven Writers’ Circle 6:45pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
The Sawdust Reading Series 7:00pm
Margo LaPierre and Manahil Bandukwala
2018 Wakefield Writers Festival des écrivains La Pêche
Librairie du Soleil - Lancements
Lancement collectif et table ronde sur la traduction - Seymour Mayne, Marc Charron, Caroline Lavoie; Le chant de Moise de Seymour Mayne et Ciel de nuit blessé par balles d'Ocean Vuong: 17h30
Octopus Books Glebe
Crooked Corrections Book Launch with author Jeannette Tossounian - 7pm www.facebook.com/events/787224104817376/
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: Royal Oak at Bank and First Avenue 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
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2018 Wakefield Writers Festival des écrivains La Pêche
Book Drive at Ottawa Farmer's Market 9:00am
Renaissance Press 5th anniversary 5:00pm
(Un)told Storytelling Open Mic 7:30pm
May (un)told: Late Bloomer www.facebook.com/events/572838953093766/
Octopus Books Centretown
The Contradictions of Pension Fund Capitalism Book Launch 7pm www.facebook.com/events/206825860096785/
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
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
Ashes to Rubies 7:00pm
www.facebook.com/events/217062602383951/
Celebrate! Life Changing Stories 7:30pm
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm