Saturday, 3 October 2015

Poetry Readings, Workshops and Residential Courses August 2015-October 2016

Poetry Readings, residential Courses and Workshops with Geraldine Green, Writer-in-Residence, Brantwood Coniston, former home of John Ruskin




August 27th Mungrisdale Writers - Creative Writing Workshop, Mungrisdale Village Hall
10.30am-1.30pm Mungrisdale Writers



September 5th - Write in the Forest, third in the series of four creative writing workshops exploring what forests mean to us Write in the Forest, Grizedale Forest, Cumbria, UK
Please email Geraldine Green

September 18th-22nd Friday-Tuesday - Walking Home - Residential Writing Course on Jane's farm, a working upland farm near Kirkby Lonsdale - 2pm-2pm

'Location is where we start from'-  Maxine Kumin 

Through a series of writing prompts and a variety of stimuli, new writing will be created exploring the theme: home, place and displacement

Course Fee £300 per person
Accommodation at Jane's farm, or BandB's close by, is extra.
Please 'phone Jane 015395-67277 for accommodation details on her farm, or visit Trip Advisor for accommodation in and around Kirkby Lonsdale
Please email me for more details/course bookings
geraldinegreen[dot]poetry[1][at]gmail[dot]com



September 24th-December 3rd - Writing the Land, Dallam Community College Heversham Adult Ed. Course, Thursdays, bookings through Dallam

September 26th: Write on the Farm 10.30am-4.30pm cost: £35 incl refreshments, please bring own lunch. As part of the afternoon session takes place outdoors, please bring/wear suitable footwear and clothing. Write on the Farm
Please email me for more details/course bookings
geraldinegreen[dot]poetry[1][at]gmail[dot]com

Write on the Farm dates for Autumn 2015, Spring/Summer 2016:

Saturday
2015
September 26th
October 24th
November 21st

2016
February 20th
March 19th
April 23rd
May 21st
June 18th

the Road Home, near Jane's Farm



Brantwood Jetty Coniston

October 1st, 8th and 15th - Writing the Land Adult Ed. Dallam Community College Heveraham

October 19th-22nd (Monday - Thursday) Brantwood Coniston with Geraldine Green and Pippa Little Please contact Rachel Litten at Brantwood for cost of course, accommodation and bookings.

October 24th: Write on the Farm 10.30am-4.30pm cost: £35 incl refreshments, please bring own lunch. As part of the afternoon session takes place outdoors, please bring/wear suitable footwear and clothing. Write on the Farm
Please email me for more details/course bookings
geraldinegreen[dot]poetry[1][at]gmail[dot]com

November 5th, 12th and 26th - Writing the Land Adult Ed. Dallam Community College Heversham

November 7th - Write in the Forest, third in the series of four creative writing workshops exploring what forests mean to us Write in the Forest, Grizedale Forest, Cumbria, UK
Please email Geraldine Green

November 19th Poetry Workshop for Carte Blanche Writers Newcastle, please contact Pippa Little

November 21st Write on the Farm Jane's Farm, Near Kirkby Lonsdale Cumbria

December 3rd Writing the Land, Adult Ed. Dallam Community College Heversham


Blencathra and Derwentwater from Catbells Winter 2009

2016

January 15th: Poetry Reading Dale Lodge Grasmere Cumbria, host Deborah Hobbs, reading w/Josephine Dickinson Richard Skinner Deborah Hobbs Kim Moore and others

May 7th: Creative Writing Workshop at Eycott Hill, with Cumbria Wildlife Trust, 10am-4pm, please bring packed lunch and hot drinks and wear suitable footwear and clothing as most of the workshop will be spent at Eycott Reserve. Please also bring with you a notebook pen/pencils.

Bookings through: 
Jody Ferguson
Eycott Hill Communications and Events Officer
Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund

Cumbria Wildlife Trust
Gosling Sike Farm
Houghton Road
Houghton
Carlisle, CA3 0LD

May 28th: Brewery Poets at the Brewery Art Gallery, Kendal, Geraldine Green and Josephine Dickinson mc Ann Wilson - open mic, come early!



June 24th-26th: (Friday-Sunday) Brantwood Coniston Residential Poetry Course co-tutors: New York poet George Wallace and Geraldine Green, Editor and Associate Editor of online magazine Poetry Bay
Bookings through Brantwood

October 3rd-6th (Monday-Thursday) Brantwood Coniston Residential Poetry Course: 
co-tutors Penelope Shuttle and Geraldine Green
Bookings through Brantwood

all photos copyright Geraldine Green

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