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  • 28 Sep 2017 Giuditta Amato - Glasgow: poem for your thoughts
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    Glasgow: poem for your thoughts

    28 Sep 2017

    Poem Share Moment: George's Square, Glasgow. Learn a poem , wear a 'I have a poem for you' sign and be willing to recite it to a perfect stranger for a moment of connection.

    Performance, Free

    View Giuditta Amato website
  • 28 Sep 2017 The Postal Museum - Poetry Postie and the Postal Service of Happiness
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    Poetry Postie and the Postal Service of Happiness

    28 Sep 2017

    NPD ambassador Sally Crabtree aka The Poetry Postie will be at the Postal Museum in London with her Postal service of Happiness. Become part of the walking stamp collection, hop on the bike and create an instant sing-o-gram or delve in to the post bag for a poetic delivery. A chance also to make your very own Parcel Pet!

    Performance

    View The Postal Museum website
  • 28 Sep 2017 Margaret Holbrook - Poetry trail and Open Mic
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    Poetry trail and Open Mic

    28 Sep 2017

    There will be a poetry trail around the shops and businesses of Poynton, Cheshire, from the 18th September-2nd October. On the 28th September there will be an Open Mic Event (7pm start)in Poynton library for all to attend.

    Library, Open mic, Exhibition

    View Margaret Holbrook website
  • 28 Sep 2017 London Borough of Hillingdon - Poetry Workshop
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    Poetry Workshop

    28 Sep 2017

    Poetry workshop with Charlotte Baldwin, published poet and creative writing tutor, in association with Northwood Community Arts, to get your creative juices flowing. Through a series of guided exercises, the session will inspire you to explore your own life experiences in new ways and translate them into rich, image filled poems. Free - booking required as places are limited!

    Free, Library

    View London Borough of Hillingdon website
  • 28 Sep 2017 The Gibberd Garden Trust - Writing The Garden
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    Writing The Garden

    28 Sep 2017

    After a summer of writers' groups visiting The Gibberd Garden and a Writing Workshop on 11 August, the poems resulting from the inspirational Garden will be read, by the authors, during the evening of 28th September from 7pm. The event, to be held in the Barn Tea Room, will also feature other garden themed poems and music.

    Performance

    View The Gibberd Garden Trust website
  • 28 Sep 2017 Birmingham Poetry Festival - Birmingham Poetry Festival 2017
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    Birmingham Poetry Festival 2017

    28 Sep 2017

    Birmingham's poetry and spoken word festival returns in September 2017 celebrating the festival's fifth anniversary year. We are also celebrating National Poetry Day and its 'FREEDOM' theme with lots of free poetry and a few free poetry books too.

    Performance, Free, Open mic

    View Birmingham Poetry Festival website
  • 28 Sep 2017 North End Writers, with Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust - The Life Rooms with North End Writers & Pauline Rowe
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    The Life Rooms with North End Writers & Pauline Rowe

    28 Sep 2017

    The Life Rooms, Walton, Liverpool will celebrate poetry all day with service-users and staff of Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust as well as guest readers, local residents and writers. Event organised by Poet-in-Residence, Pauline Rowe, supported through our partnership with local charity,North End Writers.

    Performance, Free, Library, Open mic

    View North End Writers, with Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust website
  • 28 Sep 2017 Reading the Forest - Speaking the Forest
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    Speaking the Forest

    28 Sep 2017

    Forest of Dean poetry in performance released online throughout the day. Local people - including the writers themselves - will be performing poems that say something about the Forest of Dean. Available online from 8am onwards at www.readingtheforest.co.uk.

    Performance, Free

    View Reading the Forest website
  • 28 Sep 2017 Colchester Institute - “I’m a poet”
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    “I’m a poet”

    28 Sep 2017

    Experimental workshops with Graphic Arts Students to produce poetry usual a range of visual methods based on Austin Kleon, William Burroughs, Jean Michel Basquiat and Tristan Tzara.

    Performance, Free, Prize, Exhibition

    View Colchester Institute website

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