We'll kick off the night 6:30 p.m. with some light food, coffee and other refreshments before the 7 pm. gathering. Come to one or all!
Right here in Calgary, church(ish) is an opportunity to be involved in something new and unique to help forge a new spiritual path that focuses on people, spirit, and community in a better way!
Brunch at night: 6:30pm
Theme: Knowing and Telling Our Stories
We're proud to announce our conversation guest for the June 3 Church(ish) - a gathering for the spiritually curiou!
Cheryl Foggo is a descendant of the 1910 Black pioneers of Alberta and Saskatchewan, has been published and produced extensively in multiple genres. Her play, John Ware Reimagined, won the 2015 Writers Guild of Alberta Gwen Pharis Ringwood Award for Drama and was produced most recently at Edmonton’s Workshop West Theatre Company in November, 2017. She received the Sondra Kelly Screenplay Award from the Writers Guild of Canada in 2013. In 2014 she co-produced Alberta’s first Black Canadian Theatre Series with Ellipsis Tree Collective Theatre Company.
A long time student of African-North American history, she has a particular interest in disseminating the stories of Alberta’s Black pioneers. Cheryl is continuing her exploration of the life and roots of legendary Black cowboy John Ware in a new documentary with the National Film Board of Canada, scheduled for release later this year.
Join us for food, music, reflection, and conversation!