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NPM18: SOUNDS OF MY HOME TOWN

April 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

 

Monday, April 16, 7:00pm

Come out to hear some of Owen Sound’s finest poets and
musicians in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of National
Poetry Month in Canada. This program will feature poems and
music that tell stories of the history and people of Grey-Bruce-Owen Sound.

Poets Liz Zetlin, Richard-Yves Sitoski, Rob Rolfe and singer-songwriter Larry Jensen will be joined by popular local musicians Will Henry, Frank Francalanza and Lynda Henry along with current Owen Sound Poet Laureate, Lauren Best. We invite you to join us for an entertaining evening of original poetry and infectious music.

Admission is free. Everyone is welcome!

Details

Date:
April 16
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/OSNGUPL/

Venue

Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library
824 1st Avenue West
Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 4K4 Canada
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Website:
https://www.owensound.ca/en/exploring/library.aspx