Saturday, February 04, 2012

Wax Poetry Magazine presents Kirk Ramdath and Jen Kunlire’s Poetry Bash to Benefit the YWCA of Calgary February 18, 8 pm, Auburn 163-115 9 Ave SE Please make a donation at the door. Suggested $10. All ages welcome. ph. 403-714-5517 Come to the Auburn on Febraury 18, 8 pm for a super night of stellar poetry and music to benefit the YWCA of Calgary. Plus it’s our birthday! Celebrate with us and help our community at the same time. There’s quite a party prepared for you. Poetry and music from all-Calgary favourites Weyman Chan, James Dangerous and the CIA, Erin Dingle, Laurie Fuhr, Richard Harrison, Sheri-D Wilson, Sublight & your hosts Jen Kunlire and Kirk Ramdath & guests. All ages welcome. 100% of proceeds to the YWCA of Calgary. Please make a donation at the door. Making the suggested $10 donation gains entry into random draw for book and art prizes from sponsors. Donations of $20 or more are eligible for a tax receipt from the YWCA of Calgary. Feel free to bring cheques payable to YWCA of Calgary. From the homepage of the YWCA of Calgary: “Our goal is a society where there is no longer a gender gap, and the cycles of domestic violence, homelessness and poverty have been eradicated. To that end, we focus our efforts on the areas of Domestic Violence, Homelessness, Poverty, Children & Families, and Health & Wellness.” Please arrive early for seating and to sign up for the open mic. 3 open mic poetry spots to start promptly at 8 pm. Thanks to our prize sponsors: Fresh Moves Staging – Frontenac House – Jeff Cruz Fine Art – Vincent T Joachim Wall Decor – Shelf Life Books – Thanks to our partners in arts: Calgary Spoken Word Festival – filling Station – Single Onion – – Thanks to the Auburn and all performers who are donating space and time. Presented by Wax Poetry Magazine –