Foun10 of Uth Showtime: August 28th!

We are happy to announce the presentation of the Foun10 of Uth poems created by the youth and mentors involved in the process. Six participants spent August creating mentored poems about Gabriola, please join us for the debut on these new works. Poems by: K. Louise Vincent, Sasha Stajic, P.C.Vandall, Corey Kuefler - ter Weeme, Jill Talbot, Eric Miranda and some other surprises...

Meagan O'Shea performs at the Poetry Yurt

Meagan O'Shea is dancing at the Poetry Yurt Tonight at The Commons! This is the second in our CONNECT summer series and we would love to see you there. Please join us. 7pm. Tickets are $10 PGS members and $15 non-members, at the door or in advance at the HIVE. FUN!

Poetry Gabriola Launches Foun10 of Uth: A Summertime Project for Creative Youth

Are you a writer between 13 and 19 years of age? Then here’s a chance to get creative!  Poetry Gabriola is commissioning six 'Poems of Place' - and we want your submissions!

Poetry Gabriola Is At It Again!

Poetry Gabriola is busting out of the gate this summer with THREE big new projects: The new performance series CONNECT; youth poet project Fountain of Uth, and the brilliant interactive electronic art map, The QR Anthology. First up is a beautiful trio of touring shows:

QR Anthology Website Launched

Thank you to everyone who came to the Poetry Gabriola Spring Party and QR Anthology Launch at the HIVE on May 14th. We had a fabulous time, and we are grateful to all the readersa dn contributors to the QR Anthology project! Speaking of which, it is time to launch the QR Anthology site:

Poetry Gabriola Spring Party and QR Anthology Launch coming up

Join us for the Poetry Gabriola Spring Party & QR Anthology Launch Event
Saturday, May 14, 6pm–9pm, at the HIVE.

Third Thurday Open Mic - the May 2015 Event - Crystal Carlson Swanson

Crystal Carlson Swanson is a poet, pilot, ukelele player, mom... she will be presenting her all original, all entertaining words and notes on Thursday, May 21, 2015 at the Old Crow Cafe.  Doors at 6:45 pm, open mic at 7:00 pm.  All are welcome, by donation.  For more information:  250-247-0117 or

Poetry Gabriola introduces its new board of directors for 2016

Following its Annual General Meeting and Visioning session, the Poetry Gabriola Society is very pleased to introduce its new board of directors, and plans for an expanding vision of the society’s role on Gabriola, and on the national literary and performance scene.

It's Here! The PerFARMence!

Eating Our Words Can Be a Good Thing!  Please join us for the Foodie / Wordie Potluck and live 'perFARMance': Sunday April 26 - 5:00 pm Upstairs at the Commons.