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Lane Cove Library Senior Slam 2019


  • Lane Cove Library Library Place Lane Cove, NSW, 2066 Australia (map)

Senior Slam Wordshops
Date: Tuesdays 5, 12, & 19 February
Time: 10.00am – 12.00pm

Senior Slam
Date: Thursday 28 February
Time: 6.30pm - 7.30pm

Ever wanted to unleash your inner Emily Dickinson?

Or finally work on that notebook of unfinished poetry (collecting dust) you wrote…goodness knows when?

Maybe you just want to cheer your local poetry heroes as they take the stage in an over 55’s wordsmithing battle.

Stop! It's time to share your story or grab a front row seat. Celebrate Seniors Week with pen, paper, microphone and applause.

Lane Cove Library invites you to Senior Slam 2019

First up: Wordshops (up to 10 participants)
Date: Tuesdays 5, 12, & 19 February
Time: 10.00am – 12.00pm

You will be mentored by a professional spoken word artist, who will help bring your poetry to life, then you and your fellow poets can showcase your talent and poetry at the main event: Senior Slam

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Then: Senior Slam
Date:
Thursday 28 February
Time: 6.30pm - 7.30pm

You are invited to applaud as 10 fresh senior poets wrestle each other with words. Judges are chosen by the slam host by throwing 5 chocolates into the audience. Catch one and you become a poetry expert for the afternoon. The highest scoring poet wins the title!

The prize: Bragging rights with your grandkids. E.g. “I’m the Senior Poetry Slam Champion!”

So come along and get your story on!

Never fear, Senior Slam 2019 is here!

Earlier Event: November 5
Hong Kong International Literary Festival