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Poetry Soiree - POSTPONED due to Covid-19 – new date TBC

21 Aug 2020
6pm - 8pm
Join us after hours at the Museum on National Poetry Day.
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Waikato Museum
1 Grantham Street, Hamilton


Please not this event is POSTPONED due to Covid-19 – new date TBC

Join us after hours at the Museum on National Poetry Day.

Come to a poetry soiree supported by The Friends of Waikato Museum and Hamilton Book Month. Hear from featured poet, Waikato University Writer in Residence Richard von Sturmer, as well as award-winning writers and Waikato-based poets Aimee-Jane Anderson-O’Connor, Carrie Barber, Stephanie Christie, Peter Dornauf, Norman Franke, Hayden Pyke, essa may ranapiri, Elaine Riddell, Tracey Slaughter, Barry Smith and Mere Taio with our MC Nick Clothier.

Light refreshments are served from 6-6.30pm, and poetry readings begin at 6.30pm.

This is a free event but bookings essential.

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