Poetry Gabriola Society is excited to present a Beer and Burger fundraiser for our monthly open mic featuring CR AVERY.

Call For Poets & Performing Artists

In this Newsletter you will find first, the Gabriola Theatre Festival open call, but if you don't keep reading past that you will miss a chance to be submit poetry to be published in the Nanaimo Daily News!


Third Thursday Poetry Open Mic this week!

Poetry Gabriola presents
Third Thursday Open Mic Night
Featuring a presentation by
Jason Kuffler

Third Thursday Poetry Open Mic

Third Thursday Open Mic is pleased to announce our feature for tomorrow night,

February 20, K. Louise Vincent

Please join us at the Old Crow Cafe for open mic at 7 pm, followed by our feature performer, and wrapping up with a writing exercise with Janet Vickers.

Third Thursday Poetry Open Mic

Tommorow, February 20!  Come on down to the Old Crow for our monthly Open Mic.

Doors at 645, Open Mic starts at 7, with a surprise feature to follow.

All spoken word voices welcome, either original or covers.

Entrance by donation.

Hope to see you out!

Sadie Hawkins dance TOMORROW! Poetry Event in Nanaimo February 27

Time to get out of the shack!  It's a Sadie Hawkins Dance!
With Gabriola's Own:
 "Rural Roots"
where:     Gabriola Go

Corvus Editor


I am the new editor for Corvus, the Poetry Gabriola Society's online Poetry Magazine.  Please take a look,  new poems have been published recently.  We are always open to submissions, all it takes is an email to  You retain all rights to your poem.  If you have a link to audio of the poem that can also be included.

Third Thursday Poetry Open Mic Featuring WHY BUY THE COW?

If you’ve ever felt a strong need to spend an evening with an experimental poly-vocal performance ensemble, you’re in luck! Gabriola’s latest multi-voice poetry mash-up – consisting of

Poetry Gabriola Annual General Meeting

Just a quick reminder, the Poetry Gabriola AGM will take place on Thursday, December 12, at the Women's Institute at 7pm.  The purpose of the AGM is to elect directors, review and approve financial statements and recap the activities of 2012.  And there will of course be poetry.