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March 2016

Words, immigrants & refugees

March 21, 2016 @ 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

TBD Welcoming Syrian refugees is as much about sharing Canadian values and experience as discovering Syrian stories and storytelling tradition. Join us in this very special event where cultures will…

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April 2016

Poems in Pizzas!

April 30, 2016 to May 8, 2016

From April 30 to May 8, order a pizza at the participating restaurants below and receive a poem in your pizza! COUSIN VINNY’S 705-969-5644 FRENCHY’S PIZZA 705-586-2222 FIRED UP PIZZA…

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Reading Menu

April 30, 2016 to May 8, 2016

Participate in Reading Menu! Local authors are paired with local restaurants to offer some sweet and savoury stories in their menus. Please join us at the following restaurants for inspired…

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Authors for Indies Day

April 30, 2016
Bay Used Books,
124 Elm St
Sudbury, Ontario P3C 1T6 Canada
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Authors for Indies Day is a day when authors show their appreciation for Canadian independent bookstores (indies). Meet authors Nikki Koski and Rosanna Micelotta Battigelli. This is an opportunity to meet local authors, chat…

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A Living Poetry Day

April 30, 2016 @ 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Bibliothèque du sud,
1991 rue Regent
Sudbury, Ontario ON P3E 5V3 Canada
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Sat, April 30th at 1 PM How is poetry created? How does it breathe and how can you give it life? Join the newest poet laureate of the City, Kim…

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Big Picture Story Time

April 30, 2016 @ 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Auditorium Fraser, Université Laurentienne,
935 Ramsey Lake Rd
Sudbury, ontario ON P3E 2C6 Canada
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Sat, April 30th (English- 2pm | French - 4pm) Tickets - Adults : $5 - Kids : $3 These animated shorts will bring the joy of storytelling to life with…

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Al Purdy Was Here

April 30, 2016 @ 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Fraser Auditorium, Laurentian University,
935 Ramsey Lake Rd
Sudbury, ontario ON P3E 2C6 Canada
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Sat, April 30th at 7 PM, Tickets: $7 What does it take to carve out a career as a poet? Why on earth would anyone attempt it? Al Purdy Was…

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May 2016

Tales on the Trails: Storytelling meets the outdoors

May 1, 2016 @ 8:00 AM to May 8, 2016 @ 5:00 PM
Lake Laurentian Conservation Area – Nature Chalet,
2309 South Bay Road
Sudbury, ON P3E 6H7 Canada
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May 1st to May 8th at all times / Free SPECIAL EVENT : On  Sunday, May 1st, 2:30 PM at the Nature Chalet, the public is invited to join us…

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Ojibway Legends – CANCELLED ACTIVITY

May 1, 2016 @ 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Sorry that activity is cancel. Author: Darlene Naponse Kendaasii Gamik, Atikameksheng Anishnawbek 212 Maani St, Atikameksheng Anishnawbek

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Little Free Library Project Media Launch

May 2, 2016 @ 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Anderson Farm Museum,
550 Regional Rd 24, Sudbury, ON P3Y 1M9, Canada Ontario Canada
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Organized by: Greater Sudbury Public Library and Greater Sudbury Museums in partnership with the Walden Seniors & Pensioners Woodworkers Curbside literacy is here; take a book or leave a book from…

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Storytime with Féeli-Tout

May 2, 2016 @ 10:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Mon, May 2nd at 10:30 AM Carrefour Meilleur départ To start Le Salon du livre du Grand sudbury school author visits in style come by and meet the Fééli-Tout reading…

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Public Reading – Mick Lowe

May 2, 2016 @ 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Pioneer Manor Long Term Care Facility,
960 Notre Dame Avenue
Sudbury, Ontario P3A 2T4 Canada
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Come attend a reading from The Raids by local author extraordinaire Mick Lowe. A compelling passage from the book, Volume 1 of Lowe's Nickel Range Trilogy, will be read by actor Sandy…

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Steve Leveen’s The Little Guide to Your Well-Read Life: How to get more books in your life, and more life from your books with Cindy Derrenbacker

May 2, 2016 @ 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Bibliothèque du sud,
1991 rue Regent
Sudbury, Ontario ON P3E 5V3 Canada
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Mon, May 2nd at 6:30 PM / Free

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Tunes & Tales

May 3, 2016 @ 10:00 AM
Lively Public Library,
15 Kin Drive, Unit A
Lively, Ontario P3Y 1M9 Canada
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The Greater Sudbury Public Library, in partnership with the Sudbury Symphony Orchestra, is very excited to announce the return of the very popular Tunes and Tales - a combination of storytelling and live music…

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Read Aloud

May 3, 2016 @ 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Tues, May 3rd at 11 AM Cary Fagan, Mr. Zinger’s Hat Everywhere in Sudbury!!! For more information on how to get the book Mr. Zinger’s Hat contact Jessica Watts at…

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Beer Book Appreciation with Shawn Mailloux and Michael Guillemette

May 3, 2016 @ 5:00 PM
Fromagerie Elgin,
5 Cedar St
Sudbury, Ontario ON P3E Canada
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Tues, May 3rd at 5PM Followed by a beer and cheese taste test Join Shawn Mailloux, Stack Brewing Owner, and Michael Guillemette, self-described Handsome Brewer, as they share their love…

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Webseries Writing Workshop

May 4, 2016 @ 3:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Le Salon du livre du Grand Sudbury, Salle Notre-Dame,
40 Elm St, Sudbury,
Sudbury, Ontario ON P3C 1S8 Canada
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Wed, May 4th, 3 PM Caroline Allard Le Salon du livre du Grand Sudbury, room Notre-Dame Little tricks to write and pitch your kick ass webseries.

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To write is to read

May 4, 2016 @ 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Le Salon du livre du Grand Sudbury, Salle Notre-Dame,
40 Elm St, Sudbury,
Sudbury, Ontario ON P3C 1S8 Canada
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Wed, May 4th, 4PM Shawna Partridge Through interactive and collaborative exercises, this one-hour workshop will delve into the connection between reading and writing to further participants’ understanding of their roles…

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The Greater Sudbury Book Fair

May 4, 2016 @ 8:00 AM to May 7, 2016 @ 5:00 PM

Wed, May 4th to Sat, May 7th Tickets : lesalondulivre.ca/billetterie/ or 705-675-1149 Radisson Hotel, salles Palladium et Notre-Dame Come to the biggest meeting point for readers in Greater Sudbury and…

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Tunes & Tales

May 4, 2016 @ 10:30 AM
New Sudbury Public Library,
1346 Lasalle Boulevard
Sudbury, Ontario P3A 1Z6 Canada
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The Greater Sudbury Public Library, in partnership with the Sudbury Symphony Orchestra, is very excited to announce the return of the very popular Tunes and Tales - a combination of storytelling and live music…

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World Book Parade

May 4, 2016 @ 4:00 PM
Main Library,
74 MacKenzie St,
Sudbury, Ontario Canada
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Wed, May 4th, 4PM Starting Point : Main Library Ending Point : Le Salon du livre du Grand Sudbury Let’s have some crazy over-the-top literary fun and celebrate the opening…

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A Slice of Poetry

May 4, 2016 @ 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Boston Pizza,
Canada
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Wed, May 4th, 5PM to 8PM Bite down on fresh pizza and tasty words as your favourite authors and poets serve up some entertainment Sudbury style. Part of the proceeds…

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A self-confident body through bibliotherapy

May 4, 2016 @ 7:00 PM
(Français) Laughing Buddha,
194, Elgin
Subdury, Ontario P3E 3N7 Canada
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Authors: Simon Boulerice, Catherine Voyer-Léger Through poignant testimonies from their readers, Simon Boulerice and Catherine Voyer-Léger talk about the therapeutic impact of the written word of their reader’s body image.

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Corps à corps : blind-date poétique

May 4, 2016 @ 8:30 PM
Speak Easy,
113 Durham St
Sudbury, ON P3E 3M9 Canada
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Wed, May 4th, 8:30 PM Antoine Côté Legault Billeterie : lesalondulivre.ca/billetterie/ or 705-675-1149 A man, alone in a bar, waiting for a woman. Explore the depths of human solitude and…

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Northern Lights Writes

May 4, 2016 @ 10:00 PM
Speak Easy,
113 Durham St
Sudbury, ON P3E 3M9 Canada
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Wed, May 4th, 10 PM / Free Bring your poetry, your slam, your short stories and novel excerpts, your storytelling, your hip hop, but especially, bring with you the power…

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Mommy’s Cocktail Hour

May 5, 2016 @ 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Taphouse Bar & Grill,
1500 Regent St
Sudbury, ON P3E 3Z6 Canada
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Thursday, May 5th, 2 PM to 4 PM Calling all moms! Come and bring your toddler or child to this cocktail hour with daycare - yes, you heard right -…

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Daran

May 5, 2016 @ 8:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Le Salon du livre du Grand Sudbury, Salle Notre-Dame,
40 Elm St, Sudbury,
Sudbury, Ontario ON P3C 1S8 Canada
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Thur, May 5th, 8:30 PM Tickets : lesalondulivre.ca/billetterie/ or 705-675-1149 Daran presents a stunning mix of visual arts and music. An illustrator takes all of these live elements and remixes…

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Munch on words

May 6, 2016 @ 1:30 AM to 5:00 PM
The Motley Kitchen,
70 Young St,
Sudbury, ON P3E 3G5 Canada
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Fri, May 6th, Noon to 1:30 PM Munch on some delicious words as you enjoy lunch in this surprise literary exchange presented by Le Salon.

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KAPOW!

May 6, 2016 @ 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Le Salon du livre du Grand Sudbury, Salle Notre-Dame,
40 Elm St, Sudbury,
Sudbury, Ontario ON P3C 1S8 Canada
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Friday, May 6th, 6PM to 9PM, Free, door prizes Scott Chantler, Zviane, Luc Bossé Reading Town is pairing up with the same team that brought you Graphic-Con last year  and…

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The Sport of Reading

May 6, 2016 @ 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
McLeod Public School,
23 Walford Road
Sudbury, Ontario P3E 2H2 Canada
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The Sport of Reading thrives in Canada and around the world! Kids’ Lit Quiz is an exciting contest for school book clubs where children aged 10 -­‐13 years work in…

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Munch on words

May 6, 2016 @ 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
The Motley Kitchen,
70 Young St,
Sudbury, ON P3E 3G5 Canada
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Thur, May 5th, Noon to 1:30 PM Munch on some delicious words as you enjoy lunch in this surprise literary exchange presented by Le Salon.

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Words, Immigrants & Refugees

May 6, 2016 @ 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Main Library,
74 Mackenzie Street
Sudbury, Ontario P3C 4X8 Canada
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Featuring Authors: David Yee, Monia Mazigh, Richard Mende Welcoming Syrian refugees is as much about sharing Canadian values and experience as discovering Syrian stories and a storytelling tradition. Join us in…

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SPRING FLING : Erotic Literary Cabaret

May 6, 2016 @ 10:00 PM
Little Montreal,
182 Elgin St,
Sudbury, ON P3E 3N5 Canada
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Friday, May 5th, 10 PM A night of sensual and erotic storytelling through the words of Sexpert Caroline Allard and her adventurous guests. Since publishing her illustrated book Pour en…

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Authorpreneurship 101

May 7, 2016 @ 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
NORCAT,
1545 Maley Dr
Ottawa, Canada
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Sat, May 7th, 9h30 to noon GUEST AUTHORS : Scott Chantler, David Yee With Mark Lefebvre, Kari Fisher, Scott Overton, Mick Lowe, Liisa Kovala, Hugh Kruzel How do you build…

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Ici, Sudbury

May 7, 2016 @ 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
The Motley Kitchen,
70 Young St,
Sudbury, ON P3E 3G5 Canada
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Sat, May 7th, noon to 1:30 PM Thierry Dimanche, Mitchell Gauvin, Matt Heidi, Robin Craig

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Reading Menu with Rosanna Battigelli

May 7, 2016 @ 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Peppi Panini,
93 Durham Street
Sudbury, Ontario P3E 5M7 Canada
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Participate in Reading Menu Local author Rosanna Battigelli has paired with restaurant Peppi Panini to inspire a menu. Peppi Panini is featuring the following dishes: Gabriella's Sausage Penne and Tonino's…

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Discovering Aboriginal Writings

May 7, 2016 @ 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Main Library,
74 MacKenzie St,
Sudbury, Ontario Canada
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Sat, May 7th, 1PM, Free Dr. Mary Ann Corbiere From pre-contact time to 2016, how did Aboriginal peoples record ideas and what are the origins of the reading and writing…

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Poetry REmix : Loud Library

May 7, 2016 @ 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Bibliothèque publique centrale,
74 MacKenzie St,
Sudbury, Ontario Canada
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Sat, May 7th, 2:30PM, Free Marie-Andrée Gill Come hear words take flight with this DJ-poetic combo steered by Marie-Andrée Gill who mixes Québec and Ilnu imagery into animated poetry.

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The Hockey Sweater

May 7, 2016 @ 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Stompin’ Tom Statue, Sudbury Arena,
240 Elgin Street
Sudbury, ON P3E 3N6 Canada
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Sat, May 7th, TBD, Free Roch Carrier Roch Carrier’s classic The Hockey Sweater meets Stompin’ Tom’s ghost in this made-in-Canada-only not to be missed treat of magical storytelling and The…

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Play Time Cabaret

May 8, 2016 @ 7:00 PM
Sudbury Theatre Centre,
170 Shaughnessy St, Sudbury, ON, Canada Ontario Canada
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Location: Vale Cabaret, Sudbury Theatre Centre In partnership with Pat the Dog Theatre Creation, STC presents an evening of Playreading featuring Matthew Heiti (STC's Playwright in Residence and Pat The Dog…

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