Wordquest Devon events
Libraries are holding Wordquest-related events, with speakers, performers and exhibitions through until September 2012. Details will be added below when available.
Write Around Totnes - a walking workshop, Thursday 23 August, 14:30 - 16:30
A walking workshop from The Plains to Longmarsh led by local poet Helen Ashley. Listen to the words of writers from the past and present and see how your own writing might be influenced by the town and its surroundings.
Tickets cost £3.50 and must be booked in advance. Please contact the library for more information tel: 01803 862210.
Crime Writing Workshop, Barnstaple Library - Henry Williamson Room, Saturday 8th September, 10:00 - 16:00
Simon Hall, local author and BBC correspondent will be hosting a crime writing workshop at Barnstaple Library. Refreshments provided but please bring your own lunch.
Feedback from Swanwick Writers' Summer School:
"Simon Hall was informative, encouraging, interactive and a good, clear speaker."
"Excellent. Great teacher, well organised, good rapport and fun."
"The course was really helpful and well structured."
Tickets cost £5 and are available from the library in advance. Tel: 01271 388622 for more information and to book.