National Poetry Day - Thursday 5 October 2023
Open Mic in the Afternoon
Drop by and read a poem or just come and listen
Thursday 5 October, 4 pm - 5 pm
Free, all welcome
The theme of National Poetry Day this year is Refuge - why not take refuge in the library?
Come early - browse our poetry books (including Shetland poetry).
You can read a favourite poem to a small audience.
Poetry is good for you!
66.5% of children and young people agreed that writing poetry made them feel better during lockdown.