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Poetry Night 2017

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CALLING ALL POETS, STORYTELLERS, WRITERS, AND SPOKEN WORD ARTISTS!

The Ontario Native Women’s Association is holding a Poetry Night to raise awareness of Violence Against Women in support of the United Nations International Day of Elimination of Violence Against Women. We're inviting submissions of poetry, prose, and spoken word. Even if you can't be there in person, your words will still be heard if you wish to share.

Everyone welcome! 

 

Thunder Bay

When:

Saturday, November 25, 2017
7:00 - 10:00 p.m.   -   Doors open at 6:00 p.m.

 Where:

ONWA
380 Ray Blvd.
Thunder Bay

Details:

Emcee: Collin Graham

Elder: Al Hunter 

Musicians:

Robin Ranger
Melinda & Melissa Henderson
Audra Santa

For more information, please contact:

Jessica Goodman
Toll Free: 1-800-667-0816 | Tel: 807-623-3442
E-mail: jgoodman@onwa.ca

Facebook Event: www.facebook.com/events/1692009874184207

 

Dryden

in partnership with Dryden Native Friendship Center

When:

Saturday, November 25, 2017
7:00 - 10:00 p.m.

 Where:

Dryden Native Friendship Center
74 Queen St.
Dryden

For more information, please contact:

Shauna Pinkerton, Tel: 1-800-667-0816
Marilyn McLaughlin, Tel: 807-223-4180

Facebook Event: www.facebook.com/events/1865956396770635

 

Kenora

When:

Frirday, November 24, 2017
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

 Where:

1-136 Main St South
Kenora

For more information, please contact:

Maryann Swain
Toll Free: 1-800-667-0816
E-mail: maryannswain@onwa.ca

Facebook Event: www.facebook.com/events/1854616258182071

 



 

Strong Hands Stop Violence, Poetry Book 2016

Strong Hands Stop Violence, Poetry Book 2016

A compilation of poems from the Ontario Native Women’s Association’s Poetry Night November 25, 2016 in support of the United Nation International Day of Elimination of Violence Against Women.
 

Would like to have your poem(s) published in the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA)’s Strong Hands Stop Violence, Poetry Book 2017?

Submit your poem(s) and completed waiver to:

Jessica Goodman
Toll Free: 1-800-667-0816 | Tel: 807-623-3442
E-mail: onwa%23ca|jgoodman

Click here to download WAIVER!

Submission Deadline: December 10, 2017

 



Click here to see last year's Poetry Night event.

 

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Head Office: 150 City Road P.O. Box 15-684, City Road, Fort William First Nation, ON, P7J 1J7
Phone: (807) 577-1492 - Toll Free: 1-800-667-0816 - Fax: (807) 623-1104
Satellite Office: 380 Ray Blvd, Thunder Bay, ON P7B 4E6 - Phone: (807) 623-3442