Introducing the next ….. LIBRARY EVENING
‘The heart’s time’, Thursday 26 January 2012, 6.00 pm – 9.00 pm
This is ideally timed to support your new year’s resolution about reading, or your search for a fresh and thought-provoking Lent book for 2012. Janet Morley will give a talk and lead a discussion about poetry and our spiritual jurney, and will sell copies of her new SPCK book The Heart’s Time: a poem a day for Lent and Easter.
Tea and coffee will be available and there is chance to browse the riches of the library. All are welcome.
JANET MORLEY offers her own skilful and reflective commentaries on a fascinating themed sequence of both familiar and unexpected poems, including works by Margaret Atwood, St Augustine, Charles Causley, E. E. Cummings, Emily Dickinson, Carol Ann Duffy, Ruth Fainlight, U. A. Fanthorpe, Robert Frost, Seamus Heaney, George Herbert, ElizabethJennings, Denise Levertov, Roger McGough, Adrienne Rich, Christina Rossetti, R. S. Thomas and Rowan Williams.
Janet is a writer and trainer who has worked with Christian Aid and the Methodist Church. She is author of All Desires Known (SPCK, 2005) and Bread of Tomorrow (SPCK, 2004).
- 6.00 – 7.00 pm Coffee, tea and biscuits served in the lounge.
- 7.00 – 8.30 pm Speaker: Janet Morley.
- 8.30 – 9.00 pm Time to chat, browse, borrow, return library books.
FURTHER DATES FOR LIBRARY EVENINGS IN 2012
Wednesday 13 June – 6.00pm – 9.00pm
Wednesday 3 October – 6.00pm – 9.00pm
Download a flyer here. 2012 Library evenings flier