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Book Launch: Seraphim Editions fall authors, Thur Sept 8 at 6 pm

July 19th, 2011
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Thursday September 8 at 6:00 pm, free. Canadian publisher Seraphim Editions (http://www.seraphimeditions.com/) launches four new books for the fall of 2011 with readings by the authors. [Note the early start. There is a country music concert starting at 9 pm.] Authors are: Jean-Rae Baxter (Scattered Light), Rob Ritchie (In a Company of Fiddlers), Michael Nelson (Drowned, They Said: A Metis History), J.S. Porter (Lightness and Soul: Musings on Eight Jewish Writers) Read more…

Event, Literary, Spoken Word

Weds OPEN MIC, Sept 7, 14, 28

July 19th, 2011
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Wednesday September 7, 8 pm, free. OPEN MIC and Jams are back after a summer break. All genres of music and poetry welcome. Our baby grand piano is always available. A great way to get to know us and vice versa. Hosted by Ron the Fiddler. Dates: Sept 7, 14, & 28….

Event, Music, Music-Jazz, Open Mic and Jam

Special Event: Lit Live Reading Series, Sun Sept 4 at 7:30 pm

July 19th, 2011
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Sunday September 4 at 7:30. The Lit Live reading series temporarily lands at Artword Artbar. Due to construction on King William and renovations at  Skydragon Centre, Lit Live has moved to the Artword Artbar for the opening of their 2011-2012 season. http://litlive.blogspot.com/
Daniel Scott Tysdal reads from The Mourner’s Book of Albums, published in the Fall of 2010 by Tightrope Books.
Jack Hannan reveals poetry both selected and new in his collection Some Frames, from Cormorant Books.
Lolette Kuby brings her new novel Writing Personals, recently released by Vehicule Press.
Jenn Farrell introduces us to The Devil You Know, her latest collection of short fiction from Anvil Press.
Shane Rhodes challenges expectations and language itself with Err, his collection of poetry from Nightwood Editions.

Event, Literary, Spoken Word

Saturday Sept 3 CLOSED

July 18th, 2011
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NEW EVENT: Piano Bar with Jennifer Lockman & friends, Friday Sept 2

July 18th, 2011
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Yes we will be open on Friday September 2, at 7 pm — last minute surprise! Jennifer Lockman on piano with friends (Tom Shea guitar, Orange McFarland bass) and more …  jazz standards plus jazz jam. Tip jar.

Event, Music, Music-Jazz

Behind the Kiln #10, “Last Fling of Summer” Thurs Sept 1

July 18th, 2011
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BehindtheKiln_Frolic_0163_650.jpgThursday Sept 1, 8 pm, pwyc. Last minute craziness — Behind the Kiln #10. Last fling of summer. Our wildly unpredictable multi-media collaborations between dancers, musicians and a video-jammer, making it all up on the spot. We’re filling a gap the only way we know how — having fun and making magic. Come and join us. Coordinated by dancer-choreographer Tanis MacArthur. Participants so far: movers- Liz Bates, Carissa Bowerman and sister, Tanis Macarthur (maybes from Rose Gowling, Victoria Slager); sounders- Jennifer Lockman, Ron Weihs, Tom Shea; visuals- Judith Sandiford

Dance, Event, Film, Music