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Come rain or shine, this summer you’ll find us ready to serve up a slice of poetry in these relaxed and friendly gatherings.
A meeting of local history enthusiasts.
A relaxed afternoon of reading, writing and talking about contemporary poetry.
Professor Simon Bainbridge of Lancaster University introduces the writing of Lord Byron through the very best bits of his work.
Explore a short poem by Wordsworth through songs, rhymes and a story. Then unpack our rucksack of toys to play with and make your own special craft to take home.
Enjoy some poetry and a cup of tea by the fire with Grasmere poet Polly Atkin.
Why not learn a new skill and create something beautiful? This workshop introduces the basics of calligraphy and will build your confidence in this dynamic medium.
Dr Meiko O’Halloran of Newcastle University introduces the writing of Samuel Taylor Coleridge through the very best bits of his work.