Naomi Beth Waken - A Book Launch of her latest work on Sunday, April 29th.

Pages Resort and Marina Bookstore invites you to the launch of A Roller - Coaster Ride , Thoughts on Aging by Naomi Beth Waken this Sunday, April 29th at 2 PM- 675 North Road. Admission is free and refreshments will be served. Everyone is welcome to join us for the introduction of this book of witty and wise essays on aging on Gabriola.

April is Poetry Month

Here we are, racing through April, and now we are almost in the middle of National Poetry Month. Now that is a month worthy of our celebration. Poetry is alive and well in our neighbourhood, both on Gabriola as well as the big island. Here are some of the upcoming events you might wish to attend:

Open Mic Night

Aspiring poets, spoken word artists, keen audience, supporters of the arts!!!  We want you! 
Poetry Gabriola is hosting a monthly spoken word Open Mic. 

We meet every third Thursday of the month, at the Roxy, on Gabriola Island.

Opening Night and SUFI WORKSHOP TIME CHANGE

Hello Poetry Fans!!

The big night is nearly upon us - we will be celebrating Opening Night of the 8th Annual Poetry Gabriola Festival Tonight!!! At the Dragon's Lodge at 7:30pm. The Mingle! Wine Bar opens at 6:30pm - with Opening Night appies generously provided by Robert's Place!

See you There!

Count Down To the Festival

Its coming and soon! The Festival is just a few days away. Do you have your Festival Passes? That $75 gets you 4 days of amazing events. Each evening performance is $16. Get your tickets at Artworks or through the Poetry Gabriola website. All tickets purchased online will be waiting for you at the ticket table at Dragon's Lodge. Doors open at 6 PM.

Announcing The 8th Anuual Poetry Gabriola Festival

Announcing the 8th Annual Poetry Gabriola Festival
February 16 - 19, 2012
Poetry Gabriola had an amazing year in 2011 with the creation of the Poetry Yurt at the Commons and a full summer program of  performance labs.

Poetry Gabriola is Hosting Poetry Open Mic!


Aspiring poets, spoken word artists, keen audience, supporters of the arts!!!  We want you! 

Poetry Gabriola is hosting a monthly Poetry Open Mic. 

Our inaugural show is November 24th, 2011, then every third Thursday starting January 2012,  at the Roxy, on Gabriola Island.

Cancellation of Summer Art Lab #10:The Source-Based Image Lab with Hilary Peach

Unfortunately we have had to cancel our 10 Art Lab in the Summer Art Lab Series, Source-Based Image Lab with Hilary Peach. Family health issues are preventing Hilary from being on the island for this session. We hope to re-schedule this lab at another time in the future.

Summer Art Lab #4 is Sold Out. Don't Miss Art Lab #5