Haiku Festival

In celebration of Earth and Poetry

Three weeks, three events, write one Haiku a day.

Facilitated by Tonya Layley and Sarah Arthurs 

  • Introduction to Haiku
    Thursday, April 13, 7pm: Zoom 
    Special guest: kjmunro
  • Midway Meeting
    Thursday, April 20, 7pm: Zoom
  • Giving the Words Back
    Saturday, April 29, 1 – 4pm: FCJ Centre 219, 19 AVE SW Calgary
    Sharing Haiku poems 
    Hanging poems in trees 
    Tea and cookies

Registration Fee: $30

About kjmunro

Originally from Vancouver, BC, Canadian poet kjmunro cultivates poetry in the incomparable Yukon on the traditional territories of the Kwanlin Dün First Nation and the Ta’an Kwäch’än Council.

Also known as “Yukon froghat,” kjmunro is a member of Haiku Canada, the Haiku Society of America, the League of Canadian Poets, & the Federation of BC Writers. kjmunro is Membership Secretary for Haiku Canada.

Her publications include her debut poetry collection, contractions (Red Moon Press, 2019); Body of Evidence: a collection of killer ”ku, co-edited with the late Jessica Simon (Catkin Press, 2017); and two leaflets with Leaf Press: waiting (2017) and summer evening (2013).