Alive and Kicking: A Spring in our Step  

A joint event hosted by The Writers' Union of Canada and YouthWrite!

Friday April 6,


The Aviary

9314 111 Avenue Northwest 

Edmonton, AB T5G 0A3


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Jointly hosted by The Writers’ Union of Canada and YouthWrite Society Canada, Alive and Kicking: a Spring in Our Step, is an evening of readings by TWUC/YouthWrite members, plus a silent art action and fundraiser for YouthWrite®, with celebrity guest emcee, Darrin Hagen, and featuring Brad Bucknell and the oHNo Band to get you kicking up your heels and dancing.

Admission - $25
Students - $15 (Sorry no minors)
TWUC Members - Free

Cash Bar: The Aviary serves a variety of craft beers as well as wine and non-alcoholic options.


Complimentary Gourmet Pretzels by Meyer Lemon Confections

Featured readers:  

  • Tololwa Mollel 
  • Margaret MacPherson
  • Thomas Trofimuk
  • Norma Dunning
  • Anna Marie Sewell
  • Wayne Arthurson
  • SG Wong
  • Ted Bishop
  • Conni Massing
  • Natasha Deen