August 25 Gathering of Surrey Muse

63rd Gathering

August 25
Author Patricia A. Donahue
Poet Ghia Aweida
Performer Lilija Valis & Enrico Renz
Open Mic Opener Helga Parekh
Booksigning Author Ken Westdorp
Featured art by Rob Zeer
Host Alex Macilwain

5:30 – 8:30 PM
Room 405 – City Centre branch
Surrey Public Library
Phone: (604) 598-7420
(Surrey Central skytrain)

Open Mic
Refreshments
Book Table
Free event
Donations welcome

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This month our poster features art by
Rob Zeer

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Surrey Muse Program July-Nov 2017

July-Nov 2017 Program

July 28
Author Nefertiti SheLa Morrison
Poet Mohamad Kebbewar
Performer Ajay Bhardwaj
Open Mic Opener Malcolm van Delst
Host Mariam Zohra

August 25
Author Patricia A. Donahue
Poet Ghia Aweida
Performer Lilija Valis & Enrico Renz
Open Mic Opener Helga Parekh
Host Alex Macilwain

September 22
Author Stephen Brennan
Poet Wanda John-Kehewin
Performer Kat Wahama
Open Mic Opener Parabjot Kaur
Host Sonja Grgar

October 27
Author N.K. Johel
Poet Lozan Yamolky
Performer Sonja Grgar
Open Mic Opener Valerie Parks
Host Helga Parekh

November 24, 6th anniversary of Surrey Muse
Author Anthony Dalton
Poet Idrian Burgos
Performer Mariam Zohra
Open Mic Opener Joy Haskell
Host Fauzia Rafique

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Surrey Muse program is put together twice a year, in Nov/Dec for January-June session and in May/June for July-November session. Dates are blind-picked by participants themselves through an invitation. Participants are invited from a recommendations list that stays open throughout the year. Recommend authors, poets and performers to be featured at Surrey Muse. Use the email address below or try our (new) recommendations form:
surreymuse.wordpress.com/recommendations

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Lawren Nemeth – Surrey Muse

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Lawren Nemeth is a song-writer, performer, producer and comedian. He has been performing and writing songs for years and co-hosts the weekly Royal City Literary Arts Society (RCLAS) Songwriters Open Mic. with Enrico Renz.

Along with Enrico Renz and Lilija Valis, Lawren forms part of the Secret Messengers through which he has performed at literary, musical and philosophical events in the Greater Vancouver area, such as Poetic Justice, Renaissance Books and LibertyMingle at Cobalt Theatre.

As part of the Secret Messengers, he will be releasing his recording “Skytrain” (for which the cover is pictured above) at Renaissance Books in September. His solo and group recordings can be seen on YouTube.

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Lilija Valis – Surrey Muse

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Lilija Valis is a poet, spoken word and recording artist. She is the author of a book of poetry, Freedom on the Fault Line and her work has featured in five anthologies. She has released a solo recording, “Poems of Freedom and Other Everyday Things” and is set to release her second recording “Skytrain,” with the group Secret Messengers.

As part of Secret Messengers, Lilija has performed at literary, musical and philosophical events in the Greater Vancouver area, such as Poetic Justice, Renaissance Books and LibertyMingle at Cobalt Theatre. She has hosted poetry and music events and has been interviewed on Co-Op Radio on numerous occasions. Her performances with Secret Messengers can be seen on YouTube.

http://www.lilijavalis.com/

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August 22 Gathering of Surrey Muse

30th Gathering

SM-8-22-2014

Author Tiberia Pacheco
Poet Sonja Grgar
Performers Lilija, Enrico, Lauren
Open mic Opener Helga Parekh
CD Launch/Signing Lilija & the Secret Messengers
Host Kevin Taylor

Room 418 – City Centre branch
Surrey Public Library
Phone: (604) 598-7420
(Surrey Central skytrain)

Book Table
Refreshments

Free event
Donations welcome

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SM-8-22-2014

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