Forthcoming Events

The next Poets’ Café is on Friday 8th March at South Street Arts Centre

Our March guest is:

Myra Schneider’s new poetry collection is Lifting the Sky (Ward Wood Publishing October 2018). Recent collections include The Door to Colour (Enitharmon 2014 ) and the pamphlet Persephone in Finsbury Park, (SLP 2016) and a short pamphlet Five Views of Mount Fuji (Fisherrow 2018). Other publications include books about personal writing and novels for young people. She is a consultant to the Second Light Network for women poets and a tutor for the Poetry School in London.




Your host for the evening will be:

Victoria Pugh’s collection, Mrs Marvellous, was published by Two Rivers Press in 2008. A poem from the collection was highly commended and published in The Forward Book of Poetry 2009. She has been successful in competitions and has had poems published in magazines and anthologies. She has recently retired from Reading College, where she taught English and Basic Skills, and, with a colleague, ran the Dyslexia Department. She has lived in Reading for 30 years.

The next Poets’ Café will be on 12th April 2019

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Doors open at 8.00 pm. Entry costs £5 and £4 for concessions.

The evening is scheduled to end at 10.30 pm.

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Photographs of the event may be taken for use on social media.

If you are interested in joining our Stanza, please let me know. More details can be found here.

Dates for 2019 are: 11th January, 8th February, 8th March, 12th April, 10th May, 14th June, 12th July, 9th August, 13th September, 11th October, 8th November, 13th December.