Parting Words/Starting Words: Welcoming Calgary's Second Poet Laureate
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (MDT)
Join us as we bid a fond farewell to Calgary’s inaugural Poet Laureate and "word wrangler," Kris Demeanor, and welcome his deserving successor.
Doors open: Speakers and program:
Come celebrate poetry and the promise of great things to come!
Thank you to the Poet Laureate Ambassadors: The Calgary Foundation, the Calgary Chamber, First Calgary Financial, FirstEnergy Capital, TransCanada, and one anonymous donor.
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Calgary Arts Development
champions the arts as a key driver of Calgary's quality of life.
Calgary Arts Development plays a leadership role in realizing the potential of arts and culture in Calgary. As the city's designated arts development authority, we are a central hub that learns about, promotes,connects, advocates for, and leads strategic initiatives in the arts to animate Calgary as a vibrant cultural centre. Calgary Arts Development allocates municipal funding for the arts provided by the City of Calgary through granting programs that support operations and innovation for more than 190 arts organizations in Calgary.