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Poetry and Plonk

20 July (7.30-9.30); 7 Sep; 19 Oct; 16 Nov; 14 Dec 7.15-9.15
£5 per session

Popular, light-hearted monthly poetry event, complementing Riverhouse's extensive literature programme. Hosted and led by international poet and writer, Agnes Meadows.

  
 

Riverhouse Writers

Thursday:  14, 18 Sep; 12, 26 Oct; 9, 23 Nov 7:45 - 9:15pm
£30 (per term of 6 sessions) or £6 per session

Facilitator: Val Woolford 
Would you like to improve your power over words? Beginners welcome.  

 
   
                        


 

Barn Book Fair

Saturday 28 and 29 October 11am - 4pm
Free Entry

A Barn Book Swap. There will be story corner, word based board-games, A poetry open mic, as well as workshops and readings by local and national authors.

'Sensational' Poetry Workshop (Agnes Meadows)

SENSATIONAL WRITING WORKSHOP with Agnes Meadows
this workshop will concentrate on our sense of TASTE as the
springboard for writing new poems

Carole Boyd and Lynda Chang present Seven Ages of Man

Saturday 28 October, 7.30pm
Carole Boyd (Lynda Snell, The Archers) and pianist Lynda Chang present a programme of words and music specially designed to complement Jacques’s famous speech from Shakespeare’s As You Like It, reflecting the seven phases of man’s life, from birth to death. This event is the Gala event of the Literary Festival weekend with Book Fair, stalls, literary workshops, poetry open mic.

Luck - Elmbridge Literary Competition

Sunday 29 October
2pm – 4.30pm Readings of entries from the 14 and under.
7pm – 9.30pm Readings of entries from the 15 plus.
FREE ENTRY (call the RC Sherriff Trust on 01932 229996 to reserve a seat)
 

Riverhouse Readers

Thursday: 7 Sep; 5 Oct; 2 Nov; 7 Dec 7:45-9:15pm
£5 per session

Open to all! Join our friendly group, read our chosen book of the month and meet to discuss it over a glass of wine!
 
Tutors: Rosie Boden and Val Woolford


 

Story Café

Sunday 24 September, 3.30pm - A Squash and a Squeeze
Sunday 26 November, 3.30pm - Mrs McTats and Her Houseful of Cats 
 

Hannah Gordon and Friends - Christmas Cheer

Saturday 9 December, 7.30pm
Hannah Gordon and Martin Jenkins return to Riverhouse with their highly popular seasonal anthology of poetry and prose. Their programme features many much-loved favourites, as well as some new material and, for the first time, the additional pleasure of a guest appearance by singer Rosie Evans.