Calendar compliments of www.bywords.ca.

May 8, 2018

ChiSeries Readings
Time and Place: 7:00 pm. Clocktower Pub, 575 Bank
Web: www.facebook.com/pg/ChiSeries/about/?ref=page_internal
writers of fiction and poetry in science fiction, fantasy, horror, magic realism, folklore & fairy tale.
June 5 - Ursula Pflug, L.X. Beckett & John Haas www.facebook.com/events/160140717995965/

Ottawa Storytellers Stories and Tea 2018
Time and Place: 7:00 pm. The Tea Party Cafe, 119 York St
Web: www.ottawastorytellers.ca/stories-and-tea/
pwyc (suggested $5 minimum)

The 2018 National Capital Writing Contest Awards
Time and Place: May 8 at 7:00 pm. Ottawa Public Library, Main Branch, 120 Metcalfe, Auditorium
Web: canadianauthors.org/nationalcapitalregion/contests/ncwc/
readings by finalists

  May 2018 Events
Submit upcoming events to events@bywords.ca
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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
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
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: 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
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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