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Our next meetings are:- 
  2018 -2019

December 5th Seasonal poems. Read around :Members own or favourite poems about this time of year.

January 2nd

'Read around' of the poems members are hoping to submit for possible publication in our 2019 Anthology.

February 6th Laurie Carter on Japanese Culture and poetry - especially haikus . Members welcome to read their own relevant poems and haikus in the second half.

March 6th Dorothy Turner will present poetry based on the subject of Birds. If time members can read their own poems on the subject.

April 3rd Special guest Grevel Lindop, poet and author will give a reading of his poems and talk about his work.

May 1st Helene will give her annual presentation. Subject to be decided.

June 5th AGM followed by the Medway Writers Poetry Group who will give a presentation about their work.

July 3rd Poetry writing workshop

August 7th Bernadette and Chris Gibson will give a talk about their research of former member , Dorothy Gibson's
poetry. ( Time permitting, members can read their own poems or poems they recall written by Dorothy which they have enjoyed )

September 4th TBC

October 2nd Visiting poets from the Essex Poetry Festival. TBC


The Southend Poetry Group meets at 8.00pm on the first Wednesday of each month at

Naval and Military Club,
20 Royal terrace, Southend-on-Sea, Essex. SS1 1DU

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