Events & Workshops

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Start: May 19, 2021 - 2:00 pm
To: 3:30 pm
Repeats: weekly on Wednesday until June 2, 2021.
Online through the Saskatoon Open Door Society
Cat Abenstein
Start: May 19, 2021 - 2:00 pm
To: 3:30 pm

This is my Journey: Newcomer Stories

The Saskatchewan Writers’ Guild and Saskatoon Open Door Society are pleased to present “This is my Journey: Newcomer Stories”. This workshop series is an opportunity for newcomers to Canada in Saskatoon to share their stories and experiences through the art of creative writing. Professional storyteller, Danica Lorer, will facilitate these sessions.


Writers of all abilities are welcome. Basic English language skills are necessary.


Registration required through the Saskatoon Open Door Society. To register, please contact Iliana at


Over the past twenty years as a professional storyteller, Danica Lorer has delighted audiences of all ages. Her workshop participants have been from 0-103. She has been struck by lightning, a moose, a rogue semi-tire, vehicles, and the odd strange idea. Danica believes in the power of story and of listening and telling. She has been published in untethered, Poetry All Over the Floor, Grain, Alice Unbound-Beyond Wonderland, release any words stuck inside of you, antiLang, and Spring. 



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