Meetings

IMPORTANT: All in-person gatherings including courses, workshops, general and executive meetings have been suspended or cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Our meetings are now virtual. Please check your mailboxes (including the spam folder) for our outreach messages with the Zoom link. See below for the meeting date, time and topic.

The Society meets on the first or second Friday of each month from September through December, and from February through June, at 7:00 PM at the location indicated in the corresponding event page.

Everyone is welcome; your first meeting is free.

Meetings include a business portion, time for browsing the library, class and workshop registration, a chance to see work brought in by other members (and share your own), and the evening's program.

We encourage members to bring a beverage or snack to share, to make our break times even friendlier.

Make your own Tools

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Make your own Tools - Presentation by Susan Pinard Learn to make you own calligraphic and decorating tools. Then see how your lettering will gain new life.

4 Scripts - Demonstration

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Four CSO calligraphers will work with a variety of scripts. .You will have a chance to observe calligraphy in action and find answers to some of you questions.

Annual Elections of CSO Executive

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Annual Elections of CSO Executive You have the opportunity to volunteer and become part of the CSO executive. - Breaking All The Rules - Hands on Presentation by Doris Wionzek In keeping with our theme of ‘Freedom’, after you have learned the formal rules of Calligraphy, it’s time to get creative, and start breaking them.

May 6, 2022 - Pandemic Pennings

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“Pandemic Pennings”. Members will show and talk about calligraphy that they have done during the pandemic.

Annual Swap Quote

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June 3, 2022 - Annual Swap Quote Together, we will choose one quotation that we will all interpret. You can write all or part of the quotation, in any style you choose (size, colour, script, tools, materials, etc.) Bring your artwork to the meeting, and you get to take home the work of some other member.