Past Events

2019

April 09, 2019 : In honor of poetry month, BPS held a poetry workshop at the Whitby library.

2018

December 18, 2018 :  BPS members  participated in poetry reading at Cork and Bean in Oshawa.

October 28, 2018 :  Book Launch forJohn Di Leonardo’s poetry anthology Conditions of Desire,at the Supermarket restaurant in Kensington market.

June 14, 2018 : BPS members participated in poetry reading at the annual League of Canadian Poets, New Member’s Reading at Harbourfront Centre in Toronto.

June 10, 2018 : Several BPS memebers  read during the Stellar Lit Festival, held  at the Parkwood Estate in Oshawa.

May 27, 2018 : Book launch for BPS anthology,  Written Tenfold,  at the Brooklin Public Library.

April 29, 2018 : BPS members honoured Poetry Month with readings at the Cork and Bean Café in Oshawa ON.

April 26, 2018 : The Poetry café was held at the Central branch of the Whitby public library.

January 31, 2018 : Renee visited Jeane Sauve P.S. in Oshawa on behalf of Brooklin Poetry Society to meet with budding poets in a grade 4 class.

2017 

December 3, 2017 : Members of BPS: Renee, Gail, John, Bradley, Theresa and Rod met at the Brooklin Pub in Brooklin to eat/drink, talk and share poems.

October 21, 2017 : BPS poet, John Di Leonardo read his (Judge’s Choice) poems at the Canadian Authors Association, (Niagara Branch) Book Launch.

October 14, 2017 : “Our Stories” Poetry Workshop organized by Anna Yin (former Poet Laureate of Mississauga) and led by Richard Greene (winner of the Governor General’s Literary Award in 2010 and English Prof at the University of Toronto).

October 3, 2017 :  Presentation of the grant to Brooklin Poetry Society by Brooklin Mayor Don Mitchell.