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Dusty Owl: 15th Anniversary

Cathy hosting Dusty Owl
Cathy hosting Dusty Owl.

The 15th Anniversary of Dusty Owl will be May 22 at the Elmdale Tavern, 2 pm. featuring performers from the past 15 years of perfomance history.

Admission is free. Donations of funds or food will be lovingly accepted by the Ottawa Food Bank.

Time flies when you’re having fun.

Way back in the 90’s we started this little poetry reading series at Café Wim. On Sunday, May 22nd, The Dusty Owl Reading Series will be celebrating its 15th anniversary. It’s a little thing we’re calling our Family Reunion.

We’ll be featuring many of the people who have graced our various stages over the years. Poets, slam artists, and musicians… oh my!

readings by:
Monty Reid, poet
Jessica Ruano, spoken word poet
rob mclennan, writer
Mary Lee Bragg, novelist
Kate Hunt, writer
Gary Dimmock, investigative reporter
Rob Friday, poet
Jim Larwill, poet
Sandra Ridley, poet
Greg ‘Ritalin’ Frankson, spoken word poet
Christine McNair, poet
Phil Jenkins, historian
Copper Conundrum (Kevin, Mathews, Rusty Prisk, Danielle Gregoire),
spoken word troup

+ music by Phil Jenkins

If you’re one of the people to have been featured at The Owl over the years – please, please, please get in touch with us. We want to dish on what you’ve been up to and hear some of your latest work.

More info.

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  1. Cathy,

    The 15th anniversary reunion is on Tuesday 22nd right? If so, I shall be there.


  2. Cathy’s not at this site. Try Dusty Owl at FB.

    The 16th Dusty Owl anniversary is this year. All of the fun takes place at The Elmdale House Tavern, starting at 3 pm on the third Sunday of the month.

    May 20 – Walid Bitar, “Divide & Rule”, Coach House Books
    June 10 – Run ’em out of Town – The Steve & Cathy Show
    July 15 – The Wedding Show – Christine McNair & rob mclennan
    August 15 – Ian Williams, “Personals”, Freehand Books

    PearlMay 14, 2012 @ 9:18 am

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