Literary Kaleidoscope, Calgary is a longstanding volunteer organisation of and for book-lovers that supports reading, discussion and writing through monthly meetings, guest speakers, and by offering annual awards to graduate and undergraduate students who have produced the best creative and critical work at the University of Calgary and Mount Royal University.

Our meetings are held at the Marda Loop Community Centre, 3130 16th St SW, the third Wednesday of the month, from September through November, and January through May.  Admission is $10 (coffee and cookies included). Presentations begin at 9:30 and run between 60 and 75 minutes.  All are welcome.

For information about upcoming books and presenters, please refer to our thrice-yearly newsletter, distributed via email*, posted in venues throughout Calgary, and easily accessed below!  Most of our scheduled readings are available at Owl's Nest Books, Britannia Plaza, 803 49 Ave SW.  

 The Winter 2019 Schedule is as follows:  Wednesday January 15th:  Graham Swift's Mothering Sunday, presenter, Aritha van Herk; Wednesday February 20th:  Tom Rachman's The Italian  Teacher, presenter, Lisa Christensen; Wednesday March 20th: Jane Mayer's Dark Money, presenter, Todd Hirsch

Literary Kaleidoscope, Calgary is brought to you by Rosemary Buckland, Jane Galway, Gail Gorman, Kelly Hewson, Phyllis Robb, Hope Smith, and Brigid Stewart.

*Contact to be included on the mailing list.