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Trowbridge Stanza - Desert Island Poems on Saturday 1 February

On Saturday 1 February, the Trowbridge Poetry Society Stanza meeting will be devoted to Desert Island Poems - bring along a favourite poem (not one of your own) to share with the group. The Trowbridge Poetry Society Stanza meets on the first Saturday of each month between 2pm and 4pm at Drawing Projects UK. Poetry Society Stanzas are poetry groups run...

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Girl Friday Breakfast Club with Debbie Hillyerd on 31 January 2020

On Friday 31 January 2020 our Girl Friday Breakfast Club guest speaker will be Debbie Hillyerd, Director of Education at Hauser & Wirth Somerset. The Girl Friday Breakfast Club meets at Drawing Projects UK on the last Friday of each month from 8am to 10am.  Since its launch in 2014, Hauser & Wirth Somerset has developed a rich and varied education programme...

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Girl Friday Breakfast Club with Laura Brown on 27 December from 10am-12noon

On Friday 27 December 2019 our Girl Friday Breakfast Club guest speaker will be Laura Brown. As it's the holiday season this will be a late breakfast from 10am to 12noon.  Laura Brown is an arts, culture and heritage professional. She currently manages the Art and Design Collection at Bath Spa University and is also Chair of The Pound Arts Trust...

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Poetry Stanza Guest Poets: Anthony Wilson & Dawn Gorman + Open-Mic on 7 December

On Saturday 7 December, the Trowbridge Poetry Society Stanza is looking forward to welcoming Anthony Wilson and Dawn Gorman to read, followed by an open-mic, so please bring your poems to read too.  The Trowbridge Poetry Society Stanza meets on the first Saturday of each month between 2pm and 4pm at Drawng Projects UK. Poetry Society Stanzas are poetry groups run...

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Girl Friday Breakfast Club with Emily Pomroy-Smith on 29 November

Emily Pomroy-Smith

On Friday 29 November 2019 our Girl Friday Breakfast Club guest speaker will be Emily Pomroy-Smith. As a mother who is disabled and a part-time wheelchair user, Emily Pomroy-Smith is passionate about creating a world that is accessible to all and where everyone can contribute. Her life experiences have inspired her to want to change things for the better. Emily was born...

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Poetry Stanza - Guest Poet: Birdspeed + Open-Mic on 2 November

Trowbridge Poetry Society Stanza is looking forward to welcoming poet and performance artist Safiya Kinshasa, AKA Birdspeed, to share her work at Drawing Projects UK on Saturday, 2 November 2019 from 2-4pm. There will also be the opportunity for the audience to perform their own poems at the open-mic.   British born Barbadian raised artist Birdspeed incorporates poetry, storytelling, satirical humour...

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Girl Friday Breakfast Club with Sara Pepper on Friday 25 October

On Friday 25 October our Girl Friday Breakfast Club speaker will be Sara Pepper, Director of Creative Economy at Cardiff University. Sara Pepper took up the newly created role of Director of Creative Economy in July 2014. The purpose of her role is to provide leadership and strategic direction for the creative economy project at Cardiff University. It is her ambition...

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Drawing Out The Canal - Simon Woolham: Performance - 12 Oct

Join us on Saturday 12 October from 12noon until 3pm for the preview of Drawing Out The Canal by Simon Woolham. As part of the unveiling of the installation in the gallery, Simon will perform and interpret the drawing through a performance with local musicians - saxophonist Nick Sorensen and violinist Joanna Harvey.  Drawing Out the Canal is the outcome of...

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Girl Friday Breakfast Club with Fiona Cassidy on 27 September

Fiona Cassidy & Michael Pennie in conversation at Drawing Projects UK 2017

On Friday 27 September 2019 our Girl Friday Breakfast Club guest speaker will be the curator and producer, Fiona Cassidy. Fiona Cassidy’s varied career began with a chemistry degree and has since been peppered with returns to education, including a Fine Art Sculpture degree and an MA in Curatorial Practice from Bath Spa University. Her first ‘proper job’ in 1992 was...

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