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.

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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
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“Movement In Colour” – New Exhibition by DecoScience | Vernissage on Thu. Apr. 11 @ 5-7 pm | On Display from Apr. 4 – May 31

PHOTOS BY: DANA PLESA & JANICE WILLSON

“Movement in Colour” – A New Exhibition by DecoScience.

Vernissage on Thursday, April 11 @ 5 – 7 pm. On display from April 4 to May 31. All are welcome.

The photographers, Dana Plesa and Janice Willson, will kindly donate 25% of the sales of their artwork in support of the Papa Kwan Memorial Community Stage.

FOR MORE INFO EMAIL– PapaKwanMemorialStage@gmail.com http://www.theshang.wordpress.com PHONE: 613-2333-4001 PLEASE VISIT THE GoFundMe PAGE. https://www.gofundme.com/papa-kwan-memorial- community-stage

PLEASE PURCHASE THE ART AND ALSO DONATE TO THIS WORTHY CAUSE. THANK YOU. ♥

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Ottawa Comic Jam Wed. Jan. 30 6:30 pm- 9 pm FREE EVENT

Come out and draw with other comic artists, animators, writers and enthusiasts in a relaxed, creative atmosphere and share in cooperative art-making.

Theme: Changes monthly! Please check the Jam site for this month’s theme n_n

Event cost: free, paper provided
Contact: Suzanne
ottawacomicjam (at) gmail (dot) com
613. 836. 7821/ 613. 501. 6862

Artwork is collected at the end of the evening and posted to the Jam site on a semi-regular basis for all to enjoy. http://ottawacomicjam.blogspot.ca/

Note: Jam artwork can be of an adult nature and the event is not generally suitable for minors. The Ottawa Comic Jam is a creative venue for sequential artists to get together on a monthly basis to draw and have fun (Last Wednesday of the month except December)!

Please remember to be respectful of your fellow jam artists and writers, thank you!

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Book Your Private Group Karaoke Party For This Fall/Winter/New Year!

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SING ON THE WILD SIDE! Book Your Private Group Karaoke Party For This Fall/Winter/New Year!

RESERVE the entire restaurant for your own private group event ON ANY DAY OR TIME OF THE WEEK (SUBJECT TO LIMITED AVAILABLE BOOKING DATES)! CELEBRATE your event in a unique and fun way… with KARAOKE and CHINA DOLL as your hostess!  Your imagination is the limit!

You can celebrate a birthday, hold a workplace Christmas dinner (special buffet menu available) followed by a karaoke party or PLAY BINGO or you can even have China Doll host your event on location, there are plenty of reasons to come to the Shanghai for great food & great times!

OR for individuals or smaller groups, you could join us for our REGULAR SATURDAY NIGHT KARAOKE, with CHINA DOLL & Friends, from 9 pm to 2 am.  NO COVER.  RESERVATIONS ARE HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

VISIT our website or sign up to our blog, and join us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for the latest event updates, news and more!

For more information & bookings, please contact us by email at theshanghaiottawa@gmail.com  or  call  613-233-4001

NOTE: Special bookings and events by other groups may affect opening hours and operations.  Please contact us or check with our website or social media before you plan to come by.

 

One World Festival TRIVIA Night, A FUNraiser | Thu. Apr. 19 @ 7 pm | Tickets at the door | Reservations recommended

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a FUNdraiser for

One World Arts

and the

 One World Film Festival

Thursday, April 19th at 7:00 PM

Shanghai Restaurant, 651 Somerset Street, Ottawa

 $10/person to play and to support a great cause

All tickets sold at the door

Have a fun evening of thought-provoking entertainment as our trivia master challenges your team to battle it out!

Test your ability against friends, colleagues and complete strangers!

  • Everyone is welcome.

  • Many fabulous prizes to be won! Raffle tickets. Door prizes.

  • Form a team of up to 4 people in advance or join a group on the spot.

Game starts at 7PM  (but arrive early to get a spot)

Make sure to arrive early to get a table and have dinner or drinks beforehand.

If you wish to attend this trivia night and have dinner in advance, it’s strongly recommended that you phone the restaurant and make your own dinner reservation (for around 6 pm). 

Limited spaces.

Your participation at this and other events throughout the year will greatly help sustain one of Ottawa’s longest running film festivals. This year will mark the Festival’s 29th anniversary!

One World Arts (formerly World Inter-Action Mondiale-WIAM) is a volunteer-based, charitable organization which has been working diligently with Canadian arts and community organizations to educate and mobilize Ottawa-Gatineau citizens on global issues since 1972.

The One World Film Festival is Ottawa’s longest running annual documentary film festival, focused on raising awareness on such issues as social justice, human rights and the environment.

For more information about the Festival or One World Arts, visit: www.oneworldarts.ca

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