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Al Purdy Poetry Night

April 19, 2018, 7:00 PM10:00 PM PDT

All are invited to a celebration of the centenary of Al Purdy’s birth. Join readers George Bowering, Rhea Tregebov, Rob Taylor, Jane Munro, Raoul Fernandes, Kayla Czaga, Danny Peart, Joanne Arnott and Kate Braid as they share Al Purdy’s poetry as well as their own. The event is hosted by Jean Baird.

This event will raise money for the Al Purdy A-Frame Association. $10 donation requested, $5 donation for students. Please bring cash – books and memorabilia are for sale and donations are requested. If you can’t attend the event, but would like to donate to the Association, please do so here:

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April 19, 2018
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM PDT


Cottage Bistro
4468 Main St
Vancouver, British Columbia V5V 3R3 Canada
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