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Marie-Desneiges Stockland concert

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Monday, August 2nd, 4 pm, Robert Street Social Centre backyard

Shout Out Media Tour for girls

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July 24 & 25 at the Roberts Street Social Centre
Shout Out! Media is an interdisciplinary group of Toronto graduate students who are working in partnership with the Girls Action Foundation in creating a cross-Canada media literacy and video production workshop series for girls aged 12-17. 

Ice Cream Social and Zine Launch with Maranda Elizabeth, Roberts Street zinemaker-in-residence!

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Friday July 16, 5pm. Roberts Street Social Centre, 5684 Roberts Street.

Photos from the 24-Hour Zine Challenge

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 A big thank-you to everyone who participated in this year's 24-Hour Zine Challenge! There are some excellent photographs of the event taken by Heather Watts on the Halifax Media Co-op site

RSSC Collective Meeting: Wednesday August 11, 7 pm

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We are now meeting monthly! The next meeting will be Wednesday, August 11 at 7 pm. Come on out and get involved!

5th Annual 24-Hour Zine Challenge and 5-Year Birthday Celebration!

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Saturday July 10th at 5pm until Sunday July 11th at 5pm = 24 Hour Zine Challenge
Sunday July 11th, 2pm-5pm = Anchor Archive 5-Year Birthday Celebration

All events at the Roberts Street Social Centre – 5684 Roberts Street (off Agricola)

Natural Dye and Shibori Skillshare

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with Shed resident Nancy Anne McPhee

Saturday July 3rd 4:30-7:30

Several dye pots, including Indigo, will be set up for experimentation and experience.  Possibly also a yellow and a pink.  

Mental Health and the Concept of Home workshop announced

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One of our upcoming shed residents, Maranda Elizabeth will be facilitating a discussion on the concept of home and how our mental health affects where and how we live. Questions to consider might be: Where do you feel the most at home? How do mental health and personal income dictate how you live? Do you ever feel homesick?

Criminal Queers Workshop, Tuesday July 6

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CRIMINAL QUEERS: sex panics, the criminalization of HIV, and strategies for decarceration
-workshop & discussion-
at Roberts Street Social Centre at 5684 Roberts Street
TUESDAY JULY 6th from 7PM to 9PM -- free of charge

This informal and discussion-based workshop seeks to discuss 

Performance of The Custom of Killing Rabbits on Friday, June 18

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The Custom of Killing Rabbits
A one-woman show by shed resident Alessandra Naccarato
workshop performance by candlelight
in the garden of Robert St Social Centre
Friday June 18th at dusk | 8 pm | Free
(Rain date Saturday June 19)

I swam here… a creative writing workshop on magic

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June 13, 2010 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Film Screening: Is The Crown At War With Us?

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Come join the Halifax Anarchist Black Cross on June 10th for a film screening at the Crow's Nest.

Papergirl Call for Submissions

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From Molly, our current shed resident: 

What's Good: Call for Participation

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Dear Halifax:

Theory by Fire: a discussion series on Marxism as living theory

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Discussions start at 8pm- short presentations to be followed by open discussions
Roberts Street Social Centre (5684 Roberts Street- little red house)
Backyard, around the fire pit
All Welcome

June 12 - Why we are drawn to Marxism

July 3 - Marx’s theory of value

August 14 - Anti-state communisms

Gardening at the Roberts Street Social Centre

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Thanks to the hard work of Meristem Collective, the yard at the Roberts Street Social Centre is looking fabulous, and a gardening committee has been formed! We have some big plans and need helping hands and donations.

Here are some of the plans:

Reminder: Crowd Control Sound & Art Fair, Saturday, May 29th, 12 PM - 4:30 PM

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This spring the Obey Convention will once again present a special celebration of DIY culture. Support local and traveling folks showing off their wares. Tons of tables of records, zines, posters, comics, art, tshirts plus Radiator Collective showcase and CKDU DJs all day.

Skillshare Series for a Halifax after Oil: Schedule Announced!

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The Roberts Street Social Centre and Transition Halifax

present Skillshare Series for a Halifax after Oil

RSSC General Meeting

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If you'd like to get involved at the Roberts Street Social Centre, come to our general meeting this Wednesday, May 19 at 7:00 pm, upstairs in the crow's nest. Everyone welcome!

RSSC visits Calgary!

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A Roberts Street Performance Zine!

Wednesday May 19th, 7 pm @ the Local Library (Central United Church on 7 ave and 1st St SW)
Presented by Sonia Edworthy and Lucas Dambergs


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