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Roberts Street Social Centre

Dinner and a Movie: Call for Hosts

Dinner and a Movie is a social way to share tasty food and watch great films. On Sunday evenings you can eat a home cooked meal prepared by volunteer chefs, and then watch a movie that they've chosen to complement the food (or maybe the other way around).

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Anchor Archive Open Hours Reduced for the Winter

Anchor Archive open hours on Tuesdays have changed to 6-8 pm for the duration of the winter.  Ink Storm open hours have not changed: they will remain 6-9 pm on Tuesdays. Sunday hours will remain 2-5 pm for both the Anchor Archive and Ink Storm.

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Slingshot Planners and Certain Days Calendars for sale

We have copies of the Slingshot Organizer (a day planner featuring radical dates for every day of the year) and Certain Days Freedom for Political Prisoners Calendars for sale in the Anchor Archive. Come by during open hours (listed below) to pick up a copy. Prices are as follows:

Large Slingshot Organizer: $12
Small Slingshot Organizer $8
Certain Days Calendar $15

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Film Screening: The Chicago Conspiracy

Thursday, December 16th, 7 pm
Presented by Into the Rebellion
Roberts St. Social Centre, 5684 Roberts Street
Free Event
 
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RSSC Monthly Meeting

Coming to one of our monthly meetings is a great way to get involved with the Roberts Street Social Centre. Our next meeting is Wednesday, November 24th, at 7 pm, upstairs in the Crows Nest. 

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Wintering: A Potluck and Collaborative Zine-Making Celebration

Wednesday, November 17th, 7 pm at the Roberts Street Social Centre

Let's all cozy up with food and fire to welcome winter. Bring a dish and your talents to share! Can you sing, strum, recite, dance, recount, or think? Hurrah! 

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November Screenprinting Workshops: Intro and 3-part project classes

Intro to Screenprinting, Wed November 3, 7-9pm 2hours 

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Rememberer Reading

Saturday October 23rd 2010, 3pm
St. David's Church Hall, 1537 Brunswick Street, Halifax

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Typewriter Silent Auction

Saturday October 23rd 2010, noon-5pm
St. David's Church Hall, 1537 Brunswick Street, Halifax

Click clack click clack DING will be the only sounds at this silent typewriter auction.
Try out a couple of different typewriters and bid for your favorite.
It's a fundraiser for the Anchor Archive Zine Library.

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Books Beyond Bars' Booksale fundraiser!

Thursday Oct 28, 11 am - 4 pm
In Front of Dalhousie Legal Aid Service (2209 Gottingen Street)

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Riot Grrrl Relived; the spirit of grrrl zines, next generation

Sunday, October 24th, 1-5 pm

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Zine Fair

Saturday October 23rd 2010, noon-5pm
St. David's Church Hall, 1537 Brunswick Street, Halifax
Admission is FREE!

Brought to you by the Anchor Archive Zine Library, Strange Adventures, and Pop Explosion.

Anchor Archive Open Hours Training

If you're interested in volunteering to do open hours shifts at the Anchor Archive Zine Library, a volunteer orientation session is being held on Saturday, October 23rd at 3:00 pm. Our open hours volunteers help people find zines, check out zines for people and check in returns, and help keep the library running smoothly. It's a great way to meet zinesters and get library experience.

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Autumn Zine Parties

Every Monday from 7-9 pm, you're invited to the Anchor Archive Zine Library to catalogue zines and make zines, while enjoying the company of other zinesters and eating delicious snacks.

DIY Silkscreen screen building workshop

Wednesday, October 6th, 6-9 pm

Run by Maryanna Hardy, current Inkstorm artist resident!

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Time Capsule Film Screening

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Trash Can Romance

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Fall Workshop Schedule for Transition Halifax workshops at Roberts Street

All workshops run from 7-9 pm. A small material fee may apply. Pre-register by emailing skillshare@robertsstreet.org

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ZINE L(A)UNCH POTLUCK!

Saturday, Sept 25th, 12 pm

Roberts Street Social Centre artist-in-residence Clara Bee Lavery is launching her new zine HUNGRY: A (Re)Collection of Memorable Meals & Disordered Eating. Join the RSSC crew for a potluck lunch, reading, and informal discussion about our relationships with food. $5 and/or a potluck item gets you a copy of HUNGRY and a delicious meal!

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