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Wednesday, 21 August 2019 -
11:00am to 12:30pm

Pick-up-a-pen | Creative Writing

Over 55

Do you like reading or listening to a story and letting it carry you off? Do you enjoy the music of rhyme or the word play of comedy verse?

Join local writers, Emma Priestly and Winston Plowes for these inclusive and fun creative writing sessions to explore words and discover what makes poetry tick.

No experience is necessary; just pick up a pen with an open mind & a willingness to share.

Contact Moira at HOOT on 01484 516224 or Dawn Kelly at Kirklees Neighbourhood Housing on 07970 096948 for further information & to guarantee a place.

Sessions are FREE & take place at:

Sycamore Grange, Golcar, Huddersfield HD3 4ST



Monday, 9 September 2019 -
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