The Society meets at 2.45pm on the fourth Saturday of most months )except where indicated) at the Nottingham Mechanics Institute, 3 North Sherwood Street, Nottingham NG1 4AX. We have a programme of readings, talks, workshops, and an open forum when members have the opportunity of presenting their own work.
Membership of the Society is £20.00 per annum. Cheque should be made payable to ‘Nottingham Poetry Society’ and sent to the Treasurer at 71 Saxton Avenue, Heanor, Derbyshire DE75 7PZ.
Visitors always welcome. (Visitors fee: £4.00 per session)
Contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
NEXT MEETING: 22nd April 2017
Performance Poetry Competition
Open to all. Entry fee: £3.00 1st Round: Everyone has up to 3 minutes to impress the judge with their poetry and performance. 2nd Round: Those selected by the judge to go through to the 2nd Round have another 3 mins to perform. The judge will then choose a 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizewinner. Cash prizes. Sole judge: Jim Hall. Come on down and let’s see you do it!
January 28th: Annual General Meeting + Poetry Reading by Members and Visitors
February 25th: PoetryWriting Workshop – led by Adrian Buckner
March 18th: Poetry Writing Workshop – led by Tony Challis. (Please Note: this is the 3rd Saturday of March)
April 22nd: Performance Poetry Competition
May 20th: Poetry reading with Liz Berry (Please Note: this is the 3rd Saturday in May)
June 17th: Poetry Surgery (Please note: this is the 3rd Saturday in June)
July 22nd: Poetry Workshop – led by Orla Maria Godfrey-Carter
No Meeting in August
September 23rd: Poetry Reading by Marilyn Ricci and Maxine Linnell
October 28th: Social
December : No Meeting