Gathering on the 4th Thursday of every month.

The APL Writers' Group is a small working collective that meets for the purpose of supporting and critiquing each other's work.

The group is currently at capacity. For information, please contact Reccia at:

Repeats every month on the fourth Thursday 11 times .
January 23rd, 7:00pm to November 26th, 8:30pm
February 27th, 7:00pm to December 31st, 8:30pm
March 26th, 7:00pm to January 28th, 8:30pm
April 23rd, 7:00pm to February 25th, 8:30pm
May 28th, 7:00pm to April 1st, 8:30pm
June 25th, 7:00pm to April 29th, 8:30pm
July 23rd, 7:00pm to May 27th, 8:30pm
August 27th, 7:00pm to July 1st, 8:30pm
September 24th, 7:00pm to July 29th, 8:30pm
October 22nd, 7:00pm to August 26th, 8:30pm
November 26th, 7:00pm to September 30th, 8:30pm
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Live Audio Engineering

Explore how to run a show, from the set up to the final song. Topics such as the signal chain, gain staging, band dynamics, and equipment choice will be discussed. In addition, an opportunity to have hands on experience with some digital mixers will be provided. 

Facilitated by James Hoyes

Registration through Music Aurora @

March 14th, 1:30pm to 3:00pm
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Being Black in Canada

Join journalist Brock Weir for a panel discussion about the contemporary challenges and celebrations experienced by Black people today. Topics discussed will include race and economic mobility, systemic discrimination and the arts and culture scene. 


Jerisha Grant-Hall

Glenn Marais

Tessa Benn-Ireland

Jacqueline Benn-John

Q&A to follow

In Celebration of Black History Month

February 20th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Partagez Le Francais

Join Partagez le Francais for spontaneous conversation in French. This meet-up provides a space for Francophones as well as beginners with conversational ability to chat in French. The topics of conversation are spontaneously generated by the group members to create the same atmosphere you may encounter at a French café.  


November 24th, 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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