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2018

Tue, 17 Jul
8:00 pm
finishes at 10:00 pm

Stanza

Other
At Two Doves [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Stanza (KNW)

Free but please buy drinks at the bar...

Readings, workshopping, discussion and presentations. Last of our Summer meetings before we take a break, returning in October.

Bring discussion topic(s), poems to read (a couple, recent successes welcome!) and poems to workshop (one, but you can bring a second in case there's time to go round again).

Stanza Rep:  Anne Stewart more
Stanza Members, You?

Tue, 11 Sep
2:30 pm
finishes at 4:30 pm

Poetry Appreciation

Reading
At Ripley Arts Centre [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Shortlands Poetry Circle

Visitors £2 + 50p refreshments

Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry (bring 2 poems to read, but not your own, 1 must be short) and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Topic is Open Choice more
all present

Tue, 25 Sep
2:30 pm
finishes at 4:30 pm

Poetry Appreciation

Reading
At Ripley Arts Centre [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Shortlands Poetry Circle

Visitors £2 + 50p refreshments

Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry (bring 2 poems to read, but not your own, 1 must be short) and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Poems by Helen Dunmore, Alice Oswald & Pascale Petit more
all present

Tue, 9 Oct
2:30 pm
finishes at 4:30 pm

Poetry Appreciation

Reading
At Ripley Arts Centre [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Shortlands Poetry Circle

Visitors £2 + 50p refreshments

Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry (bring 1 poems to read - this time it can be your own) and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Writers' Portfolio presentation. Poems by our Writers' Group Members, plus 1 from others present. The Writers will provide a buffet. more
Isabel Bermudez, Jennie Milnes, Christine Pope, Janet Ryan, Anne Stewart, Nola Turner

Tue, 16 Oct
8:00 pm
finishes at 10:00 pm

Stanza

Other
At Two Doves [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Stanza (KNW)

Free but please buy drinks at the bar...

Celebrating National Poetry Day.

Readings by regular members of the Stanza group and 'open mic' (1 or 2 reasonable-length poems) from others present.

Stanza Rep:  Anne Stewart more
Stanza Members, You?

Tue, 30 Oct
2:30 pm
finishes at 4:30 pm

Poetry Appreciation

Reading
At Ripley Arts Centre [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Shortlands Poetry Circle

Visitors £2 + 50p refreshments

Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry (bring 2 poems to read, but not your own, 1 must be short) and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Poems by Andrew Marvell, Walter Raleigh and Thomas Traherne. more
all present

Tue, 13 Nov
2:30 pm
finishes at 4:30 pm

Poetry Appreciation

Reading
At Ripley Arts Centre [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Shortlands Poetry Circle

Visitors £2 + 50p refreshments

Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry (bring 2 poems to read, but not your own, 1 must be short) and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today's topic: Arrivals & Departures more
all present

Fri, 16 Nov
7:30 pm

Grey Hen Press

Reading
At Poetry Café (Covent Garden) [London (West Central)] see map
readings from Grey Hen Press anthologies, various readers...

more information to follow more
Grey Hen poets...

Tue, 20 Nov
8:00 pm
finishes at 10:00 pm

Stanza

Other
At Two Doves [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Stanza (KNW)

Free but please buy drinks at the bar...

Our final meeting for this year. Readings, workshopping, discussion and presentations.

Bring discussion topic(s), poems to read (a couple, recent successes welcome!) and poems to workshop (one, but you can bring a second in case there's time to go round again).

Stanza Rep:  Anne Stewart more
Stanza Members, You?

Tue, 27 Nov
2:30 pm
finishes at 4:30 pm

Poetry Appreciation

Reading
At Ripley Arts Centre [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Shortlands Poetry Circle

Visitors £2 + 50p refreshments

Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry (bring 2 poems to read, but not your own, 1 must be short) and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Poems by Michael Longley, Sean O'Brien and Robin Robertson. more
all present

Tue, 11 Dec
2:30 pm
finishes at 4:30 pm

Poetry Appreciation

Reading
At Ripley Arts Centre [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Shortlands Poetry Circle

Visitors £2 + 50p refreshments

Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry (bring 2 poems to read, but not your own, 1 must be short) and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today's Topic: Baubles, Bangles and Beads more
all present