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december, 2016

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30jun - 31decjun 3012:00 amdec 31Ballymaloe International Poetry Prize

4nov - 5decnov 411:00 amdec 5Small Publishers Fair

1dec6:30 pm- 8:00 pmBeck' Beat December edition

3dec5:00 pm- 6:30 pmLiberty Tales: Stories and Poems inspired by the Magna Carta

4dec3:00 pm- 3:45 pmChristmas Carols at Keats House

4dec7:30 pm- 9:30 pmReading at Torriano Meeting House

6dec6:30 pm- 8:30 pmKeats and Festivity

9dec7:00 pm- 8:30 pmJohn Hegley's Mixed Bag

9dec7:00 pm- 10:00 amSpit the Atom [at] RED CHORD – Winter Special

10dec11:00 am- 12:30 pmRhyming Drawing and Drawing Out the Creative: A Children’s Workshop with John Hegley

11dec12:00 pm- 5:00 pmShakespeare’s Women Dec 11th 12-5pm

11dec2:00 pm- 3:00 pmAfternoon Poems: The Bells Are Ringing

12dec7:00 pm- 10:00 pmThe Loop

14dec7:00 pm- 8:30 am‘This is the Place to Be’ and ‘Wound’ with Lara Pawson and Richard Scott

15dec6:30 pm- 8:00 pmKeats House by Candlelight

15dec8:00 pm- 9:30 pmKeats House by Candlelight

16dec7:00 pm- 9:30 pmBook Launch and performance: Do we have a common language? by Evgenia Emets

16dec7:00 pmPaper Tiger Poetry Open Micthird Friday of the month

18dec1:00 pm- 4:00 pmFamily Day: Festival of Lights

18dec7:30 pm- 9:30 pmSpit & Polish

20dec7:30 pmPoetry @ The Print Room

31dec11:00 am- 1:30 pmKeats in the City Guided Walk