01 Jun 2019

In the Footsteps of Wordsworth

Ullswater Information Centre, Glenridding

A free guided walk at Ullswater, home to the daffodils that inspired ‘I wandered lonely as a cloud’ in 1802.

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04 Jun 2019

Grasmere History Group

Jerwood Centre

A meeting of local history enthusiasts.

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06 Jun 2019

Dove Cottage Poets

Lower Rotunda

A relaxed afternoon of reading, writing and talking about contemporary poetry.

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12 Jun 2019

Reimagining Wordsworth On Tour

Ulverston Library

This year we are taking Wordsworth on the road! Our free pop-up sessions will introduce William Wordsworth, his sister Dorothy, and their life at Dove Cottage in Grasmere.

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15 Jun 2019

Why Should We Read Percy Bysshe Shelley?

Jerwood Centre

Professor Sharon Ruston of Lancaster University introduces the writing of Percy Bysshe Shelley through the very best bits of his work.

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18 Jun 2019

Reimagining Wordsworth On Tour

Seaton Library

This year we are taking Wordsworth on the road! Our free pop-up sessions will introduce William Wordsworth, his sister Dorothy, and their life at Dove Cottage in Grasmere.

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27 Jun 2019

Discover Poetry

Rydal Mount, Rydal, Ambleside, LA22 9LU

Enjoy some poetry and a cup of tea by the fire with Grasmere poet Polly Atkin.

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28 Jun 2019

Rucksack of Rhymes at Theatre by the Lake: High Hills and Mighty Mountains

Theatre by the Lake, Lakeside, Keswick, CA12 5DJ

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.

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