Hear guest poets, Alasdair Paterson and Jessica Mookherjee, read from their most recent books at the Trowbridge Poetry Stanza meant on Saturday 7 March from 2-4pm. Bring a poem or two of your own to share at the open-mic or simply come along to listen. Everyone welcome. Tickets are £5 per person (or what you can afford) payable on the...More info and booking
On Friday 28 February 2020 our Girl Friday Breakfast Club guest speaker will be Nella Aarne.
Nella Aarne is a curator living and working in South West England and London. She is the Co-Director of Obsidian Coast with artist Sam Smith, and the convener of the Of Animacy Reading Group at the ICA, London. She is also Interim Exhibitions Coordinator at...More info and booking
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...More info and booking
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...More info and booking
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...More info and booking
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...More info and booking
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...More info and booking
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...More info and booking
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...More info and booking