Calendar

As you may have noticed, we recently had a website crash, resulting in the total loss of all information. Please bear with us as we get things back to normal. We will do our best to add all previously submitted events to the new calendar (though please be aware this may not be instant). However, if you do not see an event listed here, please do get in touch, as it may be that it has slipped through the net.

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An Invitation to Dublin 7:00 pm
An Invitation to Dublin @ Old Stock Tea Room
Nov 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
I’m writing to invite you to an assisted reading of James Joyce’s Ulysses led by me, Mike Smith. Rather than try to read the whole of this long novel – 933 pages in my favourite[...]
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Unpicking Poetry 10:00 am
Unpicking Poetry @ Adult Education Carlisle
Nov 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
An introductory course to better understand and appreciate poetry. John Donne | Ted Hughes | Emily Dickinson | Sylvia Plath | Eilean Ni Chuilleanain | Pablo Neruda
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An Invitation to Dublin 7:00 pm
An Invitation to Dublin @ Old Stock Tea Room
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
I’m writing to invite you to an assisted reading of James Joyce’s Ulysses led by me, Mike Smith. Rather than try to read the whole of this long novel – 933 pages in my favourite[...]
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Maryport Litfest
Maryport Litfest @ Senhouse Roman Museum
Nov 14 – Nov 16 all-day
Maryport Litfest @ Senhouse Roman Museum | Maryport | United Kingdom
Literary Festival – Tribal Voices Friday 14th – Sunday 16th November Friday 14 November 10am – 1pm Poetry writing workshop with Kim Moore £6.00 (booking essential) 2pm – 5pm Memoir writing workshop with Isanna Curwen.[...]
Dove Cottage Young Poets 3:30 pm
Dove Cottage Young Poets @ Abbot Hall Art Gallery
Nov 14 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Dove Cottage Young Poets @ Abbot Hall Art Gallery | Kendal | United Kingdom
Ann Cleeves 7:30 pm
Ann Cleeves @ Carlisle Library
Nov 14 @ 7:30 pm
Join Bookends and Carlisle Library for an evening of intrigue and suspence as Ann Cleeves, the author of the bestselling crime series ‘Shetland’ and ‘Vera’, discusses ‘Thin Air’, the latest book in the ‘Shetland’ series.[...]
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First World War Folk Tales with Taffy Thomas 7:30 pm
First World War Folk Tales with ... @ Bookcase
Nov 15 @ 7:30 pm
Legendary storyteller Taffy Thomas gives a storytelling performance from his new collection of First World War folk tales and legends. This will be accompanied by music and followed by a Q&A session.
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An Invitation to Dublin 7:00 pm
An Invitation to Dublin @ Old Stock Tea Room
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
I’m writing to invite you to an assisted reading of James Joyce’s Ulysses led by me, Mike Smith. Rather than try to read the whole of this long novel – 933 pages in my favourite[...]
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Introduction to Book-Making
Introduction to Book-Making @ The Studio
Nov 22 all-day
Introduction to Book-Making @ The Studio | Ulverston | England | United Kingdom
Held at Ford Park, this one day course is an introduction to experimental book making, or book binding. This one day course will give the opportunity to explore book shapes and various forms of construction,[...]
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An Invitation to Dublin 7:00 pm
An Invitation to Dublin @ Old Stock Tea Room
Nov 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
I’m writing to invite you to an assisted reading of James Joyce’s Ulysses led by me, Mike Smith. Rather than try to read the whole of this long novel – 933 pages in my favourite[...]
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Further explorations of Narrative medicine
Further explorations of Narrativ... @ Melmerby Village Hall
Nov 29 – Nov 30 all-day
Further explorations of Narrative medicine The Narrative of healing and well-being.  Thinking about Integrative medicine, how the mind and culture influences the body and illness and the path to recovery.   Whether you are a[...]
Verbalise 7:30 pm
Verbalise @ Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal
Nov 29 @ 7:30 pm
Verbalise is a night for poets, novelists, story writers and anyone who wants to share their words with an audience. Open mic places are 4 minutes. Please sign up on the door. Book tickets at[...]
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