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What poetry mustn't do is talk to itself.

by Bernard O'Donoghue

Upcoming events

Dec 7 Wed

Poetry for Peanuts

Pop in for this guided family poetry hour once a month on Wednesdays.

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Dec 7 Wed

Collective Hush

Quiet time at the SPL for those who wish to study or write.

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Dec 7 Wed

Loud Poets XMAS Special

The Loud Poets bring festive cheer to the SPL.

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Dec 8 Thu

Poetry and Coffee

A.C.Clarke, Steve Harvey, and Finola Scott will be reading selections from their poetry.

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