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Jan 19, 2015, Mon 7:00 pm
Naomi addressing new mayor and council
Conference Centre, Nanaimo
101 Gordon Street
Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


Jan 28, 2015, Wed 7:00 pm
West Vancouver Memorial Library
1950 Marine Drive, West Vancouver
Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


Jan 29, 2015, Thur 2:00 pm
Westerleigh Retirement Home
725 22nd St. West Vancouver
Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


February – Judging National Youth Poetry competition
for the League of Canadian Poets
Feb 20th, 2015, Mon noon
Addressing lunch meeting of Rotary Club
Coast Bastion Hotel
11 bastion Street
Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


Mar 3rd, 2015, Tues 10:30 am
Workshop for NDSS Grade 12 students
Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


Mar 10th, 2015, Tues 6:00 pm
Addressing Islands Trust quarterly meeting
The Haven, Gabriola
240 Davis Rd
Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


Mar 14, 2015, Sat 2:00 pm
Immigrant welcoming party
Conference Centre, Nanaimo
101 Gordon Street
Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


Mar 14, 2015, Sat 7:00 pm
Nanaimo Bar None
Port Theatre, Nanaimo
125 Front St.
Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


April – Judging poetry competition for the Greater
Vancouver Library and the Cascadia festival
Apr 2nd, 2015, Thur 10:00 am
Addressing Islands Trust
WI Hall, Gabriola
Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


Apr 9th, 2015, Thur 7:00 pm
Cultural Awards Night
Stage crew
Port Theatre, Nanaimo
125 Front St.
Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


Apr 12, 2015, Sun 2:00-3:30 pm
Island of the Arts workshop
The Commons
675 North Rd, Gabriola
Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


Apr 18th, 2015, Sat 2 pm
Reading at North Nanaimo Library
6250 Hammond Bay Rd, Nanaimo
Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


Apr 18, 2015, Mon 7:00 pm
Nanaimo Poet Laureate, Naomi Beth Wakan,
receives FBCW's first Honorary Ambassador
Award from Coco Aders-Weremczuk,
President of the Federation of BC writers.
FBCW annual meeting, at the Globe
Front St, Nanaimo
Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


Apr 20, 2015, Mon 7:00 pm
Mayor’s Challenge with David Fraser and Ursula Vaira
Conference Centre, Nanaimo
101 Gordon Street
Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


Apr 26, 2015, Sun 5:00 pm
Farmers and Poets performance
The Commons
650 North Rd, Gabriola
Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


May 1, 2015, Fri 7:00 pm
Welcoming Poets to the Cascadia Poetry Festival 3
Vancouver Island University
900 Fifth St., Nanaimo
Contact: ascentaspirations@gmail.com


May 2, 2015, Sat, 2:00 pm
Hosting The Living Room at the Cascadia Poetry Festival 3
Nanaimo Museum
100 Museum Way, Nanaimo (br>Contact: naomi@naomiwakan.com


May 16, 2015, Sat 10:00 pm
Workshop for the Haiku Canada Convention
James Bay New Horizons
234 Menzies St., Victoria
Contact: terryanncarter3@gmail.com


May 17, 2015, Sun 2:00 pm
Gabriola Museum celebrates agriculture
Gabriola Museum
505 South Rd, Gabriola
Contact: diane@barrettroad.com


May 21, 2015, Sat noon
Speaking to retired doctors luncheon
Bistro at Westwood Lake
2367 Arbot Rd, Nanaimo
Contact:naomi@naomiwakan.com


Jun 20, 2015, Sat 2:00 pm
Reading at the 20th anniversary of PHC
The Commons
650 North Rd, Gabriola
Contact:naomi@naomiwakan.com


Jul 1, 2015, Wed 11:00 am
Canada Day at Maffeo Sutton Park
10 Comox Rd, Nanaimo
Contact:naomi@naomiwakan.com


Jul 1, 2015, Wed 2:00 pm
Canada day
Gabriola Museum
505 South Rd, Gabriola
Contact:diane@barrettroad.com


Jul 8, 2015, Wed 7:00 pm
Opening the evening for the Patrick Lane retreat anthology launch
Nanaimo Museum
100 Museum Way, Nanaimo
Contact:naomi@naomiwakan.com


Aug 9, 2015, Sun 1:00 pm
Reading at Hazelwood Farm
13576 Adshead Rd, Ladysmith
Contact:ascentaspirations@gmail.com


Aug 15, 2015, Fri 6:00 pm
Opening of the Vancouver Island Exhibition
Bowen Park
2300 Bowen Rd, Nanaimo
Contact:viex@shawbiz.ca


Aug 23, 2015, Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Annual Open House and sale
Drumbeg House
3085 Mander Rd, Gabriola Island
Contact:naomi@naomiwakan.com


Sep 3, 2015, Thur 7:00 pm
Reading
New Exhibit at the Nanaimo Art Gallery
Contact:jesseb@nanaimogallery.ca


Sept 21, 2015, Mon 10:00-11:30 am
Memoir writing workshop
Bowen Park Recreation Centre, Room 2
Registration starts Aug. 20th
2300 Bowen Rd, Nanaimo
Contact:grace.bell@nanaimo.ca


Oct 2 & 3, 2015, Fri 7:00 pm / Sat 10:00 am
Reading at the Sidney and Peninsular Literary festival on the Friday
North Saanich Middle School, 10400 McDonald Park Road, Sidney
Workshop on the Saturday at Nell Horth Room
Vancouver Island Regional Library
10091 Resthaven Drive, Sidney
Contact: sidneyliteraryfestival@gmail.com


Oct 22, 2015, Thur noon
Reading at the Seniors’ Luncheon
The Rollo Centre
685 North Rd, Gabriola
Contact:tappdancr@aol.com


Nov 1, 2015, Sun 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Reading at opening of GIRO's new wing
GIRO
Tin Pan Alley
Contact:nacoe1@icloudcom


Nov 21, 2015, Sat, 2:00 pm
Launch of “Naomi in Nanaimo Again”
A celebration of my second year as
Poet Laureate of Nanaimo
Art Lab, Art Gallery of Nanaimo
150 Commercial St., Nanaimo
Contact: Darbykm@gmail.com


Dec 5, 2015, Sat, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
School Fair
Gabriola Elementary School
680 North Road
Contact: juliesperber@me.com


Dec 19, 2015, Sat, 7:00 pm
Humbuggery
reading with Sheila Norgate et al on some less ordinary aspects of Christmas
Gabriola Elementary School
680 North Road
Contact: juliesperber@me.com




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