Grounded Event Is Tonight

A reminder that Guelph Spoken Word’s Grounded event is tonight, 7:00 PM, at the Guelph Heritage Society. It’s an evening of readings, performed works, and community spotlights focused on our relationship with the land, featuring two Friends of Vocamus Press, Bieke Stengos and Jeremy Luke Hill.

For more information go to https://www.facebook.com/events/790533947768305/.

$10/PWYC cover. Advance tickets can be bought at http://groundedguelph.eventbrite.ca/.

For the Love of Words Is Tonight!

Action Read’s annual For The Love of Words fundraiser event is tonight, 7:30 PM at the Guelph Youth Music Centre!

It’s not too late to get your ticket. They’re $20, available online at Eventbrite, at the Bookshelf, or at Action Read.

Hope to see you there!

Elora Wordfest Is Coming Up

Wordfest, Elora’s twice annual celebration of words, is coming up on Thursday, April 27, 7:00 to 9:00 at the Elora Centre For The Arts (75 Melville Street, Elora).

The doors open at 7:00, and the readings begin at 7:30. Come early to sign up as a reader.

Admission is $6, but kids and youth are free.

Ins Choi and The Great Wooden Trio

Award winning playwright, poet, singer/songwriter Ins Choi is in Guelph on Thursday April 27, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, at the ANAF.

Ins will be joining forces with local faves The Great Wooden Trio at the ANAF (32 Gordon) on April 27 to showcase new material. If you have never seen Ins (or the GWT) this is one not to be missed. If you have, you know exactly what you’re in for!

It is PWYC at the door and will fill up quick so be sure to get there early.

James R. E. Coleman Launches Heart of a Champion

James R. E. Coleman Launches Heart of a Champion, a children’s picture book about a young boy with heart disease, Saturday, April 22, 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM at The Bookshelf.

PS Guelph Launches New Book

Publication Studio has announced the release of its newest title, Ways of Seeing the New Russian Colonialisms: Writing on and from Post-Soviet Territories by Nikolay Oleynikov. Check it out.

Grounded Event

Join Guelph Spoken Word on Saturday, April 22, 7:00 PM, at the Guelph Heritage Society, for an evening of readings, performed works, and community spotlights focused on the many forms that a relationship with our land base – and the Earth as a whole – can take! The event features two Friends of Vocamus Press, Bieke Stengos and Jeremy Luke Hill.

For more information go to https://www.facebook.com/events/790533947768305/.

$10/PWYC cover. Advance tickets can be bought at http://groundedguelph.eventbrite.ca/.