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Arts Alive! Québec – Baie-D’Urfé

August 15, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

- Free

We’re excited to announce that as part of our Arts Alive! Québec programming we’re collaborating with QWF and AELAQ to create dynamic literary events at several libraries this August-September 2018. Our first collaboration is with the Baie d’Urfé Library and will be held at the historic Fritz Farm Community Centre.

7:00pm – Doors Open

7:15pm Solo musical bookend performance / performance solo musicale par Guillaume Jabbour

7:30pm Featured writers / écrivains en vedette

Leila Marshy, Marcela Huerta and Carolyn Marie Souaid

8:30pm Musical bookend performance / performance musicale par Guillaume Jabbour

 

Details

Date:
August 15, 2018
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/218054238841908/

Organizers

ELAN
QWF
AELAQ

Venue

Fritz Farm Community Centre
20477 Lakeshore
Baie-d'Urfé, Quebec Canada
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Phone:
(514) 457-9469

Details

Date:
August 15, 2018
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
, ,
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/218054238841908/

Organizers

ELAN
QWF
AELAQ

Venue

Fritz Farm Community Centre
20477 Lakeshore
Baie-d'Urfé, Quebec Canada
+ Google Map
Phone:
(514) 457-9469

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