Events

CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOPS AT THE LIBRARY

HEBDEN BRIDGE LIBRARY
Thurs 11 May – Thurs 22 June 2017
(No class Thurs 1 June)
10.30am – 12.30pm
Hebden Bridge Library, Cheetham Street, Hebden Bridge, HX7 8EP
Tel: 01422 288040
Each workshop uses different sections of the library itself for writing inspiration and help with creative writing know-how. Each workshop stands alone so come to one, two or all of them!
With local writer, teacher and library staff member Emma Decent. FREE. Booking advisable.
BOOKING: Eventbrite Info & Booking
Tel: 01422 288060

 

ELLAND 700 CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOPS

3 writing workshops to mark Elland’s 700th anniversary as a market town as decreed by Royal Charter in 1317.
Elland Library
Coronation Street, Elland, HX5 0DF
Tel: 01422 374472
BOOKING: Eventbrite Info & Booking

Mementoes of Elland – Thurs 25 May 2017
2pm-4.30pm
Use objects and photos held at Elland Library – and bring some of your own – to inspire new writing about Elland, whether the distant past or your own personal or family memories. Poetry or prose, all welcome, no writing experience necessary.
Walk and Write around Elland – Thurs 15 June 2017
2pm-5pm
Take a short walk around Elland exploring its history with a knowledgeable local guide. Then return to the library to do creative writing inspired by the walk.
Elland Time Travel – Thurs 13 July 2017
2pm-4.30pm
A creative writing workshop travelling through time to Elland’s past, present and future. What was happening in Elland 200 years ago? Today? What will be happening in 200 years time? Drawing loosely on local history, present everyday experiences and your own wild imagination, this workshop uses words to imagine and dream of an Elland you’ve never seen before – past, present and future.

I DON’T KNOW WHAT I’M SUPPOSED TO BE DOING

Tues 12 Sept 2017
The Portico Library, 57 Mosley Road, Manchester, M2 3FF
Plus accompanying workshop Mon 4 Sept.
I Don’t Know
The Portico 

I DON’T KNOW WHAT I’M SUPPOSED TO BE DOING

Sat 7 Oct 2017
Burnley Library, Grimshaw Street, Manchester, BB11 2BD
Plus accompanying workshop Mon 9 Oct.
I Don’t Know
Burnley Literature Festival