Upcoming Events


Readings, writings & more

Just Write Wednesdays

Can’t find the time to write at home? Longing for a different venue, with like-minded individuals? Come down to AWCS for 3 hours of open writing time. All you need to bring is your favourite writing medium and a current project to work on. Work at your own pace on your own stuff. Everyone welcome.

AWCS Members: Free | Non-members: $5

Daytime Sessions: Every Wednesday (January to June) 10am to 1pm

Evening Sessions: Due to space limitations the evening sessions occur on specific days. 6:30-9:30pm 

Upcoming Evening Session Dates: January 14 & 28 | February 4 & 18 | March 4 & 18 | April 15 & 29 | May 13 & 27 | June TBD 

Please Register in advance.

Open Mics at Owl’s Nest Books

Join AWCS the last Wednesday of the month – September to April – in the coziness of Owl’s Nest Books, for some fun and entertainment with our new monthly open mic events. Support and encourage fellow writers. Read from works in progress or newly published works. Become a face in local literary circles.  EVERYONE WELCOME!

Next Open Mic: January 28  | 7pm | Owl’s Nest Books (815A, 49th Ave SW, Britannia Shopping Centre)

Upcoming Dates: February 25 | March 25 | April 29

Spring Student Reading – March 20, 2015 | 7pm | Rose Room (main level of the Alexandra Centre, 922, 9th Ave SE, Calgary)

AWCS Members: Free | Non-members $5

Join us as we celebrate the accomplishments of this semester’s students. For some this may be the first time they are reading in front of an audience. Support and encourage your fellow writers. Wine and refreshments. Everyone welcome.