Electric Mermaid: Pat Buckna @Char's


Wednesday, November 30, 2022 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm


Char's Landing

4815 Argyle Street, Port Alberni


Electric Mermaid: Live Reads from Char's Landing, Port Alberni, Vancouver Island, BC, Canada
Emcee: Derek Hanebury  Moderator: Karl Korven   Host & ZOOM Producer: Charlene Patterson
Spoken Word Open Mic at Char's Landing, last Wednesday of each month, Char's physical doors open 5:30pm Pacific Time
Wednesday, November 30th, 6pm Electric Mermaid: Live Reads from Char’s Landing will feature Pat Buckna
Pat Buckna is a writer, songwriter and composer from Powell River. He attended the SFU Writers Studio in 2001 and again in 2009. In 2019 Pat published Only Children - a family memoir that detailed his discovery of four half-siblings over the course of his lifetime. Pat grew up in Calgary, spent a number of years touring Western Canada, lived in the Northwest Territories and the BC Lower Mainland before moving to Powell River in 2010. He owns and runs a small recording studio on Texada Island and continues to write and perform locally. Check out his website http://patbuckna.com
With host and emcee Derek Hanebury’s literary guidance, feature Pat Buckna, plus a host of authors through the http://www.charslanding.com/events open mic, this evening promises to keep poetry and prose fans engaged.  Doors open at 5:30pm Pacific Time.  See to pre-register for the readers’ list and to select the optional ZOOM link.  Char’s Landing Hall & Hostel 4815 Argyle Street at 5th.


 READER 01  0:10:00 Shawna M  In person 5 min (Port Alberni B.C .)
READER 02  absent  Joy Sheldon Via zoom 5min  (Cowichan Valley B.C.)
READER 03  0:17:45 David Kippling  Via Zoom  8 min (Gibsons B.C.)
FEATURE 01 0:26:10 Pat Buckna Via Zoom (Powell River, B.C.)
READER 05 0:52:30 Victoria Roscoe-Roumanis Via Zoom 5min  (Port  Alberni B.C. )
READER 06 0:57:40 Kathleen Vance Via Zoom 5 ( Gibsons B.C. )
READER 07 1:02:30 Lesli Omohundro-Bronczkowski Via Zoom  ( Germany )
READER 09 1:07:30 Joe Lunchbucket (aka Bob Frankow)  via Zoom 5min  ( Port  Alberni B,C, )
READER 10 1:13:40 Jennifer Wenn via zoom  5min ( London Ont )
READER 11 1:22:40 Monica Ahlroos In person  5min ( Port  Alberni  B.C. )
READER 12 1:33:20 Mark Wonneck  via zoom 5 (Qualicum Beach, BC)
READER 13 1:42:00 PETER PAUL VAN CAMP, via Zoom, from Denman Island, BC
READER 14 1:46:10 Lolly B (aka Laurie Blakely) via Zoom from Port Alberni, BC
READER 00 1:53:00 Derek Hannebury in person (Port Alberni, BC)
READER 08 2:10:30 Rachel Rose  In  person  5 min ( Port  Alberni B.C. )
November 30th Pat Bucka via Zoom (Powell River)
November 30th event details => https://alberni.ca/events/36754   YouTube => https://youtu.be/bRG_IC1k8i8
Char’s Landing 19+ (accompanied kids welcome)
4815 Argyle @5th Port Alberni, Vancouver Island, CANADA V9Y 1V9
Tel: 778-421-2427 www.charslanding.com
Char’s Landing gratefully acknowledges:
Creative BC and the Province of British Columbia @creativebcs and #amplifybc