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

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.

March and April Events!

Lots of events and activities for you to enjoy- so keep scrolling down!  If you would like more information about any of these events, or, if you would like to volunteer, please contact: or 250-247-0117.

March 19 - April 26, 2015  Eating Your Words Can Be a Good

Celebrate National Poetry Month with a live 'perFARMence'!

Eating Your Words Can Be a Good Thing! In honour of National Poetry Month, Poetry Gabriola Society is happy to sponsor a day of live, poetic perFARMance!

Tonight! Third Thursday Open Mic Presents Robin A. Sam

Robin A. Sams lives in Nanaimo. She has a B.A. in English with a concentration in creative writing and in Classical Philology from Hollins University.

Pop-Up Poetry - Workshop! Jeremy Loveday - January 31, 2015 1-4 pm Poetry Yurt

This Pop-Up Poetry Workshop will be led by spoken word artist Jeremy Loveday. Jeremy is best known for taking on tough social and political subjects from a place of personal vulnerability. This workshop will explore spoken word as a tool of self-expression and changemaking. The workshop will be participatory, fun, and open to poets of all skills and comfort levels. Please bring a pen and paper and be prepared to write and share. Cost $20. For tickets - contact or 250-247-0117 

3rd Thursday Open Mic Featuring P.C. Vandall

Old Crow Cafe

Jan 15, doors at 645

All Voices Open Mic