The Big Little Poetry Festival on Gabriola is back! Join us on February 24th and 25th for FOUR STRONG VOICES,

The Big Little Poetry Festival on Gabriola is back! Join us on February 24th and 25th for FOUR STRONG VOICES, an extraordinary collection of Canadian poets sharing their work at HIVE Emporium, along with musical performances by members of the PGS improvisers collective that will give 'micro-tonality' a whole new meaning...

ENISLING III: Erin Moure and Lee Hutzulak at the 2017 Gabriola Island Music Festival.

Poetry Gabriola presents

Erin Moure
Lee Hutzulak


ENISLING
Text& Sound

Sunday, Sept. 3rd, 5 pm, The Roxy, Twin Beaches Mall. Part of the Gabriola Island Music Festival.

ENISLING continues with K Louise Vincent and Lee Pui Ming

Join us on Saturday, July 8th, at 7:30pm at the Netloft for the premiere of 'that thing in the heart' by pianist Lee Pui Ming and writer K Louise Vincent. Described as ""A conversation between a musician and a writer, a mandala of worlds within worlds where borders open and boats sail freely.", this will be the second of the Enisling commissions.

ENISLING continues with K Louise Vincent and Lee Pui MIng

Join us on Saturday, July 8th, at 7:30pm at the Netloft for the premiere of 'that thing in the heart' by pianist Lee Pui Ming and writer K Louise Vincent. Described as ""A conversation between a musician and a writer, a mandala of worlds within worlds where borders open and boats sail freely.", this will be the second of the Enisling commissions.

Open Mic returns for Canada 150 on June 30th

Open Mic is back for Canada 150! Show us your pride and your shame with one of your own poems and a poem by a Canadian poet or just come for the party. A first for Gabriola, we will be featuring poets via Skype! Sharon Frye from Oklahoma, Jay Sizemore from Tennessee and Bayleigh Fraser from Ontario. June 30 at The Hive. By donation.


Poetry Gabriola announces its 2017 AGM

Spring is in the Air! Little QR codes are appearing all over the island! That must mean that Poetry Gabriola will be holding its Annual General Meeting. Join us on Saturday, February 4th, 2017, at HIVE Emporium, starting at 5pm. We are eager to share what we have been doing this fall and what we are planning for 2017.

Poetry Gabriola introduces its new board of directors for 2016




Following its Annual General Meeting and Visioning session, the Poetry Gabriola Society is very pleased to introduce its new board of directors, and plans for an expanding vision of the society’s role on Gabriola, and on the national literary and performance scene.

It's Here! The PerFARMence!

Eating Our Words Can Be a Good Thing!  Please join us for the Foodie / Wordie Potluck and live 'perFARMance': Sunday April 26 - 5:00 pm Upstairs at the Commons.

March and April Events!

Lots of events and activities for you to enjoy- so keep scrolling down!  If you would like more information about any of these events, or, if you would like to volunteer, please contact: info@poetrygabriola.com or 250-247-0117.

March 19 - April 26, 2015  Eating Your Words Can Be a Good

Celebrate National Poetry Month with a live 'perFARMence'!

Eating Your Words Can Be a Good Thing! In honour of National Poetry Month, Poetry Gabriola Society is happy to sponsor a day of live, poetic perFARMance!