Not the August Comic Jam |Wed., Sept. 4, 2019 at 7:00 – 9:30 PM | FREE | Come and BE Creative with US!

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Come out and draw (or write) cooperatively with other creative comic artists and enthusiasts in a relaxed atmosphere. See how stories evolve and weird things happen in the Jam art. Always a surprise lol. The Jam theme is random character generation 🙂

Wednesday September 4th, 2019
7:00pm – 9:30pm
Shanghai Restaurant
651 Somerset St W
Ottawa On

Contact: Suzanne
613.836.7821/ 613.501.6862
suebrainpower (at) gmail (dot) com

https://suzannemarsden.weebly.com/

Event cost: Free, materials provided (or bring your own favourite art-making equipment) At the end of the evening, Jam art is collected and posted to the group’s site for all to enjoy. http://ottawacomicjam.blogspot.com/

Please note: this event may have some adult themes in the art/stories and is not generally suitable for minors. Also, please be respectful of your fellow artists and writers ♥

Thanks to DragonHead Studio for continuing to financially support the Ottawa Comic Jam Group.

https://www.facebook.com/DragonHStudio/

 

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Shanghai Saturday SUMMER COMMUNITY MARKET |Sat. July 27, 10 am-3 pm | FREE w/ Entertainment…

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SHANGHAI SUMMER COMMUNITY MARKET

Saturday, July 27, 2019 at 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

#Free Admission #freshproduceottawa
This is Ottawa’s most fun and eclectic little weekly community Market! OPEN RAIN or SHINE! If you don’t see market activity in the parking lot, COME INSIDE the restaurant, as we move the market inside if it’s too hot or stormy!
We always have new vendors and entertainment too!
Click on our Event Page for details of our past Saturday Summer markets.
https://www.facebook.com/summershanghaimarket/

This Saturday’s market line-up features: local indie musician, Tara Holloway, Fresh Organic Produce under $6 from Farmer Doug, Holistic Healing Massage by Mabe Kwan, “Joy of Amaranth” Healthy Snacks,
Lady D’s Antiques, and amazing Chinese takeout available upon request!
P.S. The dumplings are mouth-watering and one order is not enough! 😊👍
#Free Admission #freshproduceottawa
#ottawalocal #ottawachinatown
#ottawa #ottawatourism
#My Ottawa #weloveottawa
#ottawamarkets
#ottawaheritage
#homeofchinadoll
#freshproduceottawa
#buylocal
#masterchef #shanghaiottawa

#ottawafoodies#masterchefcanada #ottchinadoll #ottawachinatown @chinadollottawa

Canada Day Weekend Karaoke w/ China Doll & Friends | Saturday, June 29 @ 9 pm – 2 am | Free

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Join us for Karaoke FUN! Open for dinner on Saturday from 4:30 pm to 2:00 am.  Karaoke starts at 9:00 pmReservations for dinner highly recommended to ensure seating for karaoke.  SHANGHAI SUMMER MARKET on Saturdays from 10 am to 3 pm.  Closed on Sunday, Monday & Tuesday.  HAPPY CANADA DAY!

JOIN US! Disco Bingo – Karaoke – Silent Auction FUNDRAISER FOR THE COMMUNITY MEMBERS IN NEED } Friday, June 14 } 7 pm start

We Live in the Shadows fundraising at The ShanghaiJoin us for an evening of fun while we raise money for our street outreach!

Every penny goes directly to our friends living on the streets in Ottawa to provide them with food & essentials.

We Live in the Shadows is a collective consciousness group that raises awareness and supports Ottawa’s homeless and at risk.

Disco Bingo – Karaoke – Silent Auction

Sing with the gorgeous China Doll!
(Suggested donation of $2 per song)

https://www.facebook.com/events/645418175882342/

https://www.facebook.com/We-Live-in-the-Shadows-106864353361039/

Shanghai Community Outdoor Market | Every Saturday | 10 am – 3 pm | Vendors Welcome | Fundraiser | Free Event

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Shanghai Market: Saturday Summer Community Market

Saturday, June 1, 2019  10 am – 3 pm

Shanghai Restaurant Parking Lot (indoors, if rain)

SATURDAYS OUTDOORS ALL SUMMER LONG

A FUN OUTDOOR MARKET where artists, artisans, authors, crafters, foodies, performers, & healers sell their wares & services!

We have and need vendors who provide the following:

Baked Goods, Sweets and Treats, Healing Foods, Artists and Artisans, Authors, Holistic Health Products, Handmade “Spa” Bath & Beauty Products, Home goods, Vintage & Handmade clothes, Yoga & Exercise products, Pet products & services, Antique goods, Live music, music instruction, etc.

COST TO VEND is $ 25 a vendor spot, which goes toward a FUNDRAISING donation to   The Papa Kwan Memorial Stage” project.
https://ca.gofundme.com/papa-kwan-memorial-community-stage

Bring your own table. Any size you want! SET UP at 9:30am START 10am til 3pm There is no obligation to show up every weekend
VENDOR SPOTS are on a first come, first served basis
PAY anytime at beginning of start time


CONTACT Mabe Kwan, Organizer, for details by text at 613.981.3308

Shanghai info and details at 613.233.4001
https://www.facebook.com/ShanghaiRestaurantOttawa/

https://www.facebook.com/events/299061081005747/

ShangHUB Series: Pansexual (awareness) Queer Social & Karaoke| Fri., May 10 @ 7 PM – 12AM | Free w/ Donations to Papa Kwan Community Stage Fundraiser

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Pansexuality is the sexual, romantic or emotional attraction towards people regardless of their sex or gender identity.

Come out to Shanghai Restaurant for a casual social evening filled with Queer friendly music videos. Have dinner with friends you bring, or meet others and form new connections!

From 7 – 9, Mike Reynolds, who self identifies as pansexual and is the creator of Everyday Girl Dad will be on hand to help anyone engage in the discussion of his experiences.

From 9 – midnight, Angus Wright, who self identifies as pansexual and creator of Angus By Design documenting his mental health and weight loss journey losing 300lbs will host Karaoke!

No cover for karaoke, and donations gladly accepted for the Papa Kwan Community Stage in an effort to support local queer business and community.  https://www.gofundme.com/papa-kwan-memorial-community-stage

This is an event created for the simple purpose of engaging social spaces for queer folks.

https://www.facebook.com/events/788538234873302/

https://www.facebook.com/AngusByDesign/

 

 

 

April Comic Jam: Wed., April 24, 2019 @ 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM Let’s Get Drawing! FREE, Materials Provided!

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Spring may have not quite sprung, but the Ottawa Comic Jam has! Join us for an evening of cooperative comic drawing and writing at the Shanghai Restaurant. Theme: all things April, including: April O’Neill, Bunnies (Holy Grail rabbit vs Peter CottonTail?!) mutant animals, etc, as we celebrate making it through winter.

April Comic Jam
Wednesday April 24th, 2019
7 pm – 9:30 pm
Shanghai Restaurant
651 Somerset St W
Ottawa ON K1R 5K3

Contact: Suzanne
suebrainpower (at) gmail (dot) com
613. 836. 7821 /
613. 501. 6862 (cell)

Event cost: free, materials provided
Artwork is collected at the end of the evening and posted to the Ottawa Comic Jam site for all to enjoy.
http://ottawacomicjam.blogspot.com/

*Please note, this event is not generally suitable for minors, as some adult themes and artwork may be created.

**Please be respectful of your fellow comic jam artists and writers with your artwork and behaviour.

The Ottawa Comic Jam gratefully acknowledges DragonHead Studio for continued financial support. Also, thanks to the Shanghai Restaurant for sharing their welcoming, safe and art inspiring space. https://theshang.wordpress.com/

‘Rabbit Girl’ (c) 2019 Suzanne A. Marsden
https://suzannemarsden.weebly.com/