just wanted to let you know that The Republic will be presenting it's first ever event, here in downtown Barrie, ON (Canada) ... it's called Ember, and will be at Casa Cappuccino (91 Dunlop St. E.) on Friday, Dec. 12th, 2008 from 7-9pm.
... featured musical talent will be local artist Bob Charters.
... we'll be showcasing the work of Illume Photography.
... the rescuing movement of To Write Love On Her Arms will be in focus.
if anyone is in the neighbourhood (or you know of someone who is), please pass the word out.