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Nell Leyshon at Highcliffe Library

Dorset Library Service and the Friends of Christchurch Libraries invite you to meet Dorset based novelist and playwright Nell Leyshon, 22 November, 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm at Highcliffe Library. Nell is the author of ‘Black Dirt’, ‘Devotion’ and ‘The Colour of … Continue reading

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Free Writing Workshop at Bridport Library

Join us for a Writing Wokshop with Rosie Jackson on Thursday 15 November at Bridport Library, 10am-1pm. Learn how to write short stories and get tips for making your writing vibrant and compelling. Get inspired! Workshops are free but places … Continue reading

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The Children’s Laureate Libraries tour arrives in Weymouth

More than 250 local school children packed the library in Weymouth to see Children’s Laureate Julia Donaldson, bestselling author of over 150 books, bring some of her hugely popular stories to life through special dramatisations.  Weymouth Library, which is run … Continue reading

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“Travels with Grandad”

“Travels with Grandad” is an interactive storytelling event for children at Sherborne Library, Saturday October 20, 3.30pm-4.30pm. Join grandad, a Victorian explorer who seems to have lost his way and help him remember where he has been! Tickets: Free to … Continue reading

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“Sporting Stories” an interactive workshop with acclaimed writer and storyteller Patrick Ryan

Join Patrick and play football in stories while discovering how to take your own sporting adventures off the pitch and onto the page or stage!. Be coached by Patrick who has run story sessions with many football clubs including Manchester … Continue reading

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Kate Adie OBE at Sherborne Library

Words in the Air. Kate Adie OBE  will be at Sherborne Library on 19th October  at 7.30pm. Previously the BBC’s Chief News Correspondent and considered to be one of the finest reporters, the author and broadcaster will talk on the … Continue reading

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Free writing workshop at Bridport Library

Writing Workshop with Rosie Jackson on 11 October at Bridport Library from 12 noon – 3pm. Rosie will show you how to  use life experiences and turning them into pieces of fiction. She will also offer tips for making your … Continue reading

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