Celebrate National Poetry Day with our free workshops and activities. Enjoy readings by Frank Ormsby and Deirdre Cartmill as well as a special appearance by performance poetry group Voica Versa.
10:00 Poet’s Tea: a social session for senior citizens.
10:15 & 13:00: Think Small: write a poem that is no longer than a Tweet.
11:15 & 13:45: Found Poetry: slice and dice unlikely texts to find poetic gems.
13:30 Songwriting: a masterclass for aspiring songwriters.
15:00 A Way With Words: Old sayings, folklore and dialects.
1600: Water Ways: water verse.
Then from 6pm enjoy readings from: