Alisha Kaplan

alisha kaplan

Alisha Kaplan, a poet, educator, and advocate of narrative medicine based in Toronto and Bela Farm. Her work intertwines the arts with healthcare to enrich medicine with compassion and humanity. Alisha is celebrated for her poetry collection, “Qorbanot: Offerings,” which won the Gerald Lampert Memorial Award. Explore her ongoing projects, writings, and upcoming events, including readings and collaborations across Canada and beyond.


Riverbowl, you belong here.

Welcome to Riverbowl, where you will find hearty food, frothy crisp beer and servers that feel like friends. You will find bowling and live entertainment so there is no pressure on you to do the entertaining. You will find one of the biggest privately owned sports memorabilia collections on full display. You will find the friendly small town feel that family businesses are made of. You belong in a place where you can be you. You belong here.

Located on historic Ontario Street in Stratford, Ontario, InnStratford features two boutique inns: Edison’s Inn and Perth County Inn. Edison’s Inn offers three unique rooms: the Edison’s Room (where Thomas Edison once lived), the Music Room (with a portrait of Justin Bieber), and the Swan Suite (with river views). Perth County Inn has seven rooms: four overlooking the river, one with patio access, and two suites on the second level. Options include the Celebrations Room for special occasions, the Pennypincher for budget-conscious guests, and the River and Artist Suites for families and friends.


An exploration of rhythm and grooves that break the rules