Programme 2018
Date Speaker Subject
  8th Jan Mole Valley Poets Social event with visit from Ali Clarke of Surrey Hills Art
29th Jan Rose Wagner Poetry in translation
26th Feb Heather Shakespeare UA Fanthorpe
24th Mar Diana Webb Public Event: Haibun workshop, 2:00pm to 4:30 pm Upper Lecture Room
26th Mar Tony Marcoff Poetry of Rivers
  7th Apr Sue Beckwith Public Event: Surrey Unearthed Poetry Walk, 2:00pm to 4:40pm Abinger Roughs National Trust car park
30th Apr Sharon Williams Poetry Library
  4th Jun Sylvia Herbert Helen Dunmore
25th Jun Mole Valley Poets Public event: Launch of Surrey Unearthed anthology in the Narnia Room at The Old House at Home, West St, Dorking
30th Jul Denise Bundred Reading the poem
11th Aug Helen Overell Public Event: MVP Summer School 'Journeying', 2:00pm to 4:30 pm Upper Lecture Room
24th Sep Susan Thomas Dogs in poetry
 8th Oct Tamar Yoseloff Public Event: Sofa Poet, Upper Lounge, Dorking Christian Centre
15th Oct Open to all Public Event: Poetry Pub, Stepping Stones pub. Video clip
29th Oct Elizabeth Barton Kathleen Jamie – 'this small compass'
26th Nov Helen Overell Looking ahead

Programme 2019

  7th Jan Mole Valley Poets Social evening
28th Jan Rose Wagner Alice Oswald
16th Feb Diana Webb Public Event: Notes for a haibun – a musical workshop
25th Feb Pauline Watson Love poetry
25th Mar Tony Marcoff The Weather
29th Apr Judith Packer The Poetry of Science
  3rd Jun Tony Earnshaw Charles Causley
24th Jun Denise Bundred Poetry at an Exhibition
29th Jul Jules Shipton Benjamin Zephaniah
10th Aug Helen Overell Public Event: Summer School: Contour Lines
30th Sep TBA TBA
28th Oct Heather Shakespeare The Trouble with Poetry: an evening with Billy Collins
25th Nov Helen Overell Planning ahead

Meeting Notes

Meetings start at 7:30pm in the Christian Centre by St Martin's Church, Dorking RH4 1DW.

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