Some poetry events taking place in Cornwall Nov/Dec 2010

(sourced from ‘Piccolina’ f.f.i. contact Jenny Hamlett, email: jenny.kanow(at) )
Friday 26 November

Society of Authors lunch, 12:00 for 12:30.   Greenbank Hotel.    You don’t have to be a member to come.   For more details please contact Moira Andrew at info(at)

Saturday 27 November

Ann Alexander will be launching her third collection of poetry, Too Close, (Ward Wood) at the Morrab Library. Readings by Ann and Liz Woods, with open mic (please book your place by phoning 01736 367 596). From 10.30 am until 12.30, with wine and light snacks (tasty ones).

Saturday 4 December

The Indian King Poets/Camelford Poetry Stanza will be holding the last quarterly reading of 2010 at the Camelford Gallery on Saturday 4 December at 2.30 pm. Guest reader will be member Margaret Livingston, winner of this year’s Mslexia Poetry Competition.  Do bring work to read in the Open Mic section.  Admission is by donation (suggested minimum £2). If you’d like to join us for lunch at The Mason’s Arms (12.30 for 1 pm), please ring Helen Wood on 01840 212161 or e-mail
indianking(at) so she can reserve places.

Saturday 4 December

The Night is Red  at the Poly  Falmouth  7 pm  Mac Dunlop’s ‘Unspoken Words’ get a stage outing.

Monday 6 December

Penzance Poetry Society Stanza will meet at the Hypatia Trust, Trevelyan House, 16 Chapel St, Penzance  3-5 pm.  Contact Jenny Hamlett jenny.kanow(at) for details.

Friday 10 December

Francis Bootle Publishers Book Launch  7 pm – 9pm The Tremough Campus, Penryn.  D M Thomas and others.  Please see attachment or contact info(at)
for more information.
Saturday 8 January

Full Moon and Mother Goose

Trebah January workshop with Penny Shuttle and Caroline Carver, 10 – 3:30   Fee £12 includes entry to the gardens.  Contact Caroline  Booking essential as spaces are limited

January 12th 10a.m – 12.00

Next Lapidus Free Event -Truro Library – Dark into Light
Workshop led by Victoria Field and Angela Stoner
To book a place, e-mail angela on angela(at)
Or telephone 01326 374334


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