7pm

Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St
Matthew Sweeney
Matthew Sweeney born in Donegal, Ireland had his Selected Poems of 20 years' work published in 2002.
Rita Ann Higgins
Rita Ann Higgins, a W-I-R from Galway, Ireland has 5 collections from Salmon and 4 from Bloodaxe, including New & Selected (2005)

9pm: Urban Legends Slam

Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St
Urban Legends
Urban Legends Slam, Ottawa's second-longest running slam series, brings its monthly poetic competition to VERSeFest.