Calendar

If you’re running an event that you think will be relevant to New Writing Cumbria, and would like to see it listed here, please do get in touch. Thanks.

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Residential Poetry Course: ‘The Stories We Tell Ourselves’
Residential Poetry Course: ‘The ... @ Abbot Hall Hotel
Mar 30 – Apr 3 all-day
Residential Poetry Course – ‘The Stories We Tell Ourselves’ Monday 30th March – Friday 3rd April Abbot Hall Hotel, Grange Over Sands £370 includes accommodation, breakfast and three course evening meal and all workshops and[...]
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Children’s Storytime 11:00 am
Children’s Storytime @ Bookends Carlisle
Apr 4 @ 11:00 am
Weekly on Saturdays at 11am, a storytime for 2-6 year olds, downstairs in Bookends Carlisle. Take some time out with your little one and listen to a story or two. Juice and biscuits for the[...]
Verbalise 7:30 pm
Verbalise @ Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal
Apr 4 @ 7:30 pm
A night for poets, storytellers, novelists, lyric writers, comedians and anyone who loves words.  Come and perform at the open mic or relax and watch performances. Special guest TBC. Venue: The Warehouse
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Dove Cottage Young Poets 3:30 pm
Dove Cottage Young Poets @ Abbot Hall Art Gallery
Apr 10 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Dove Cottage Young Poets @ Abbot Hall Art Gallery | Kendal | United Kingdom
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Children’s Storytime 11:00 am
Children’s Storytime @ Bookends Carlisle
Apr 11 @ 11:00 am
Weekly on Saturdays at 11am, a storytime for 2-6 year olds, downstairs in Bookends Carlisle. Take some time out with your little one and listen to a story or two. Juice and biscuits for the[...]
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The Other Side of Sleep 2:30 pm
The Other Side of Sleep @ Grange over Sands Library
Apr 16 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Discover diverse approaches to telling stories through poetry. Every poem guaranteed over 40 lines: long, narrative, but by no means traditional poems, by contemporary voices from poets featured in our anthology of Narrative Poems, The[...]
Story Writing Workshops 7:00 pm
Story Writing Workshops @ Sand Aire House
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
These six character driven workshops will guide you through the essentials of writing stories. Led by Wendy Storer, award winning writer of young adult fiction, you will work with others to develop compelling characters, a[...]
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Children’s Storytime 11:00 am
Children’s Storytime @ Bookends Carlisle
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am
Weekly on Saturdays at 11am, a storytime for 2-6 year olds, downstairs in Bookends Carlisle. Take some time out with your little one and listen to a story or two. Juice and biscuits for the[...]
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Simon Sylvester @ Kendal Library 7:00 pm
Simon Sylvester @ Kendal Library @ Kendal Library
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm
A World Book Night event: Simon Sylvester will be reading stories from his past, present and future work, plus a Q&A. Refreshments available too, which is always nice.
Story Writing Workshops 7:00 pm
Story Writing Workshops @ Sand Aire House
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
These six character driven workshops will guide you through the essentials of writing stories. Led by Wendy Storer, award winning writer of young adult fiction, you will work with others to develop compelling characters, a[...]
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Children’s Storytime 11:00 am
Children’s Storytime @ Bookends Carlisle
Apr 25 @ 11:00 am
Weekly on Saturdays at 11am, a storytime for 2-6 year olds, downstairs in Bookends Carlisle. Take some time out with your little one and listen to a story or two. Juice and biscuits for the[...]
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Story Writing Workshops 7:00 pm
Story Writing Workshops @ Sand Aire House
Apr 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
These six character driven workshops will guide you through the essentials of writing stories. Led by Wendy Storer, award winning writer of young adult fiction, you will work with others to develop compelling characters, a[...]