Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Grit Uplifted Writing Group London Ontario features art by homeless

Please join us in celebrating poetry and visual art by people with lived experience of homelessness at the

Grit Uplifted Creative Writing & Arts Magazine Launch Party!

(Co-hosted by the London InterCommunity Health Centre with the support of London Community Foundation and London Homelessness Outreach Network)

When: Friday July 22, 2011

Doors open 7:30pm

Poetry Reading by members of Grit Uplifted 8:00pm

Musical entertainment to follow, featuring Henry Eastabrook, DJ Sope, The Raspberry Heaven and The Ending To This Story

Art exhibit featuring work by The New School of Colour and other magazine contributors

Admission by donation/ pay what you can

Where: apk live, 340 Wellington Street @ York Street (York Street entrance) London, Ontario N6A 3N8

** apk live will be donating 10 % of all food revenue to the cause. Please come try out our new apk plates menu, enjoy our wonderful patio and help marginalized voices to be heard. Our chef Sonya Gammal will be preparing special features for the night. Please call 519.601.5483 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 519.601.5483 end_of_the_skype_highlighting or email Marc Gammal at for reservations.

For more information, please visit or contact Kelly using the contact info listed below.