Poetry & Music

Join Tofino Poet Laureate, Heather Hendry and local musician, Rory Henderson for an evening of live music and poetry readings.

You are invited to Monks Point for live music and poetry. This is a cozy living room style event, so dress comfortable, and bring your own reusable mug for tea. There will be readings by local poets, so please email tofinopoetlaureate@gmail.com if you would like to read a poem or two.

There is no parking on-site, so please walk, bike or get dropped off at the gate. If you require assistance and need a ride up the hill, please contact Karen khabib@tofino.ca and we can coordinate.

Date and Time: Friday, March 23, 2023 from 6PM-8PM

Location: Monks Point Park

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National Poetry Month Day 8


Let yourself settle into the “deepening quiet” of a foggy west coast night with this evocative poem, “Perhaps Healed,” by Christine Lowther.  “Perhaps Healed” was originally published in Quills poetry magazine

Christine Lowther has authored three poetry collections and a memoir, Born Out of This, which was shortlisted for a BC Book Prize. She won the creative non-fiction category of the Federation of British Columbia Writers 2016 contest, Literary Writes, and the inaugural Rainy Coast Arts Award for Significant Accomplishment in 2014. Co-editor of two nonfiction anthologies, she happily contributes to other editors’ projects now!