The Ontario Poetry Society, Oakville Branch

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Contact Information
Primary Contact Josie Di Sciascio Andrews, Branch Manager; Phone: (Residence) 905-330-6659; Email:
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Aroma Espresso Bar (meeting location)
321 Lakeshore Rd E
Oakville, ON L6J 1J4
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Intersection Trafalgar Rd and Lakeshore Rd E
Mailing Address c/o Josie Di Sciascio-Andrews 
122 Tracina Dr 
Oakville, ON L6L 4B7
Physical Access Not Accessible - meeting location
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A democratic organization for members to unite in camaraderie and friendship and support in all aspects of poetry including reading, writing and publishing.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Fees
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) A grassroots organization promoting the writing, reading and publishing of poetry. 
* members are entitled to participate in all the Oakville Poetry Society activities such as readings and workshops throughout Ontario 
* members receive the tri-annual publication, Verse Afire, with members' poetry, articles and poetry news 
* several annual poetry contests  
* membership decides focus of meetings which could be sharing or critiquing poems in progress, or working on poems for contests and honing a particular poetry skill, or preparing for a joint poetry event in cooperation with another group
Hours last Wed of each month 7 pm-8 pm 
* at Aroma Espresso Bar
Areas Served Durham Region ; Halton Region ; Peel Region ; York Region
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees Membership - Provincial fee
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Humanities Clubs/Societies ~ Arts and Culture Occupations
Other Details
Resources Tri-Annual publication, Verse Afire

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