Gosport

Poetry

Group Leaders:Belinda Colby and Sheila Goddard
Tel nos: 02392 588267 and 07765 303557
When: 2nd Wednesday 1400 - 1600
Where: Alver Room, Gosport Discovery Centre

We are a lively group who very much enjoy our meetings, taking it in turns to lead on a chosen poet or theme. Everyone is encouraged to contribute. Our schedule reflects the classics through to contemporary writers, and this year's programme can be seen by clicking on the link 2020 Programme on the right.

We started with the theme of Journeys, whether through life, transport, travel or imagination, then a wonderful session on Seamus Heaney, listening to recordings of him reading his own work.

In March we explored the work of two French poets, Rimbaud and Verlaine, mostly in translation but some original texts, who despite their reputation as enfants terribles were hugely influential in modern literature.

For the moment we have had to suspend our meetings due to the virus. As soon as we have news of being able to resume we will let you know.

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10-pin Bowling 50s and 60s Music
Allotment Amblers
Archaeology Art Appreciation (2)
Birdwatching Board Games
Bus Pass Day Trips Canasta
Cathedral Concerts Cinema Group (via U3A Solent)
Craft Creative Writing
Crochet Current Affairs
Dance Day Trips
Everyday Psychology Exploring World Faiths
Extra Mile Walking Group Fine Dining
Folk Group French: Conversation
French: Get by in French German - Intermediate
History Jolly Knitters
Local History Lunch Club
Mah Jong (1) Mah Jong (2)
Painting Philosophy 42
Play Reading Poetry
Quiz Reading
Sailing Science
Sewing and Quilting Swing Band
Theatre Group Ukulele
Walking for Softies Weekend Lunch Group
Women Songsters World Films
World Vegetarian Food