What’s On Calendar

A comprehensive guide to literature events in Cumbria and a little further afield.

August – September 2014

Litcaff @ Merienda, Carlisle
August 20, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Litcaff @ Merienda, Carlisle @ Merienda Carlisle | Carlisle | United Kingdom
Carlisle’s monthly open mic night where the accent is on fiction – with pieces of up to 1,000 words allowed – but poets are also [...]
Mungrisdale Writers’ Summer Programme: Geraldine Green
August 21, 2014 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Mungrisdale Writers’ Summer Programme 2014: led by Geraldine Green, poet and writing tutor at University of Cumbria Share
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man
August 21, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man @ The Mortal Man | Troutbeck | United Kingdom
  Spoken Word Night. Performers get a free drink, stories, poems, jokes all told around the log fire. Share
Dove Cottage Young Poets
August 22, 2014 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Dove Cottage Young Poets @ Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal | Kendal | England | United Kingdom
Dove Cottage Poets runs every Friday, 3.30 – 5.50pm at Abbot Hall in Kendal. It’s free, run by poet Kim Moore, and suitable for [...]
Poetry Reading: Kei Miller & Liz Berry
August 26, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Poetry Reading: Kei Miller & Liz Berry @ The Daffodil Hotel | Grasmere | England | United Kingdom
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Walking in the Footsteps of Fox: a poetry pilgrimage
August 27, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Walking in the Footsteps of Fox: a poetry pilgrimage @ Swarthmoor Hall | Ulverston | England | United Kingdom
Writer in residence Geraldine Green will be reading from her own work, including ‘Salt Road’, ‘The Other Side of the Bridge’ and her pamphlet [...]
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man
August 28, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man @ The Mortal Man | Troutbeck | United Kingdom
  Spoken Word Night. Performers get a free drink, stories, poems, jokes all told around the log fire. Share
Dove Cottage Young Poets
August 29, 2014 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Dove Cottage Young Poets @ Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal | Kendal | England | United Kingdom
Dove Cottage Poets runs every Friday, 3.30 – 5.50pm at Abbot Hall in Kendal. It’s free, run by poet Kim Moore, and suitable for [...]
South Lakeland Storytelling Club, Ings
September 2, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
South Lakeland Storytelling Club, Ings @ Watermill Inn | Ings | United Kingdom
  Taffy Thomas and friends have been hosting this session in the lounge bar at the Watermill Inn at Ings (near Windermere) for over 10 [...]
Speakeasy – open mic night, Carlisle
September 4, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Speakeasy - open mic night, Carlisle @ The Source Collective, Atlas Works | Carlisle | United Kingdom
  It’s back. The newly formed Source Collective have announced that the first Thursday of the month is Speakeasy night. Come and read, come and [...]
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man
September 4, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man @ The Mortal Man | Troutbeck | United Kingdom
  Spoken Word Night. Performers get a free drink, stories, poems, jokes all told around the log fire. Share
Dove Cottage Young Poets
September 5, 2014 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Dove Cottage Young Poets @ Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal | Kendal | England | United Kingdom
Dove Cottage Poets runs every Friday, 3.30 – 5.50pm at Abbot Hall in Kendal. It’s free, run by poet Kim Moore, and suitable for [...]
Write to Roam
September 11, 2014 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
‘Write to Roam’: poetry reading with Kerry Derbishire, Jane Merritt, Barbara Hickon, Sara L. Dixon, Maggie How, Margaret Simpson and Geraldine Green All welcome. Refreshments [...]
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man
September 11, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man @ The Mortal Man | Troutbeck | United Kingdom
  Spoken Word Night. Performers get a free drink, stories, poems, jokes all told around the log fire. Share
Dove Cottage Young Poets
September 12, 2014 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Dove Cottage Young Poets @ Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal | Kendal | England | United Kingdom
Dove Cottage Poets runs every Friday, 3.30 – 5.50pm at Abbot Hall in Kendal. It’s free, run by poet Kim Moore, and suitable for [...]
Touch The Earth: Creative Writing Workshop
September 14, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Touch The Earth: Creative Writing Workshop @ Swarthmoor Hall | Ulverston | England | United Kingdom
‘Touch the Earth’: Living Words’ Creative Writing Workshop with Geraldine Green Autumn, a time of ‘mellow fruitfulness’, a time to harvest words, gather our [...]
Litcaff @ Merienda, Carlisle
September 17, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Litcaff @ Merienda, Carlisle @ Merienda Carlisle | Carlisle | United Kingdom
Carlisle’s monthly open mic night where the accent is on fiction – with pieces of up to 1,000 words allowed – but poets are also [...]
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man
September 18, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man @ The Mortal Man | Troutbeck | United Kingdom
  Spoken Word Night. Performers get a free drink, stories, poems, jokes all told around the log fire. Share