An Interim PenNorth

An interim PenNorth highlighting National Poetry Day events in Northland

  • Poets at ONEONESIX will be held at 116 Bank Street, Whangarei, on Thursday, 17 August at 5pm. Gold coin door entry.
  • Fast Fibres Poetry Four is the fourth volume of an annual anthology of poetry by Northland poets. This year over forty Northland poets with a diverse range of styles, experience and backgrounds are included.  Fast Fibres Poetry Four will be launched at 116 Bank Street, Whangarei, on Thursday 17 August from 5–8pm.
  • National Poetry Day 2017  Poetry Workshop will be held at at the Northland Youth Theatre at 86 Bank Street, Whangarei, on Friday 25 August from 10am to 2pm, This will be followed by a poetry slam and open mic at the Old Stone Butter Factory from 6.30pm.
  • Whangarei Central Library will host a POETRY POPUP on Saturday 26 August from 11am to 1pm.
  • National Poetry Day 2017 wrap up will be held at Kings Theatre Creative, Kawakawa on Sunday 27 August from 1.30 to 4pm, and will include a launch of Fast Fibres Poetry Four and an open mic. Entry $5.

Check out the National Poetry Day Calendar of Events for more details.

Next NZSA Northland Branch Meeting

Our next NZSA branch meeting will be held on Saturday 19 August, from 11am in Maungatapere (refreshments available from 10.30am). Venue to be advised.