International Day to Eradicate Poverty 2017


Every year, Poverty Talks! puts on an event for International Day to Eradicate Poverty, and this year is looking to our biggest year yet!

If you would like to participate in this project, we are hosting six creative writing sessions by hosted by Award Winning Slam Poet Erin Dingle.

These sessions are: 
Thursday August 31st, 12.30-2.00 pm at Alex Community Food Centre (4920, 17 Ave SE)
Thursday September 7th, 7.00-8.30pm Knox Presbyterian Church (3704, 37 St SW)
Monday September 11th, 7.00 - 8.30pm Alex Community Food Centre
Monday September 18th, 12.30-2.00pm Alex Community Food Centre
Monday October 2nd, 7.00-8.30pm Genesis Centre - 1000 Voices (75555 Falconridge Blvd NE)
Monday October 16, DRESS REHEARSAL 7.00-8.30pm Genesis Centre - 1000 Voices

While Attendance at all sessions is not mandatory, we ask people who want perform to attend as many as possible. Bus Tickets for Calgary Transit will be provided to those who need it, as well as some light snacks.

On October 17th 2017, join us at the Genesis Center from 5.00-7.00pm to celebrate International Day to Eradicate Poverty! This series of spoken word and poetry presented by people living or who have experienced poverty is a unique event. Hear their stories and their calls to action in a unique and entertaining format that will touch your hearts.

Add this page to your favourites and visit regularly for list of performers, event time and RSVP information!

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