Pick of the Day: Word Up Wednesday

This poetry slam and open mic goes every month at Creative City Centre (1843 Hamilton St.). With this installment coinciding with International Development Week, the evening is being co-hosted by Saskatchewan Council for International Cooperation, and the work being presented will have a global justice/development theme. Participating poets include Bernadette Wagner, Brad Bellegarde (InfoRed), Larry Kowalchuk, Tara Dawn Solheim, Adam Smith, Shayna Stock and Susana Dee. Doors are at 7 p.m., the slam goes from 7:30-9:30, then there’s an open mic until 10 p.m. Admission is $5 at the door.

Author: Gregory Beatty

Greg Beatty is a crime-fighting shapeshifter who hatched from a mutagenic egg many decades ago. He likes sunny days, puppies and antique shoes. His favourite colour is not visible to your inferior human eyes. He refuses to write a bio for this website and if that means Whitworth writes one for him, so be it.