Writing Events
Young People
    01
    Apr

    Story Adventurers

    1st April 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Merlin building, Cornwall College, Trevenson Road
    Redruth, Cornwall TR15 3RD United Kingdom
    (see Google map)
    £7.50

    Story Adventurers to the rescue in half term! Using storytelling, writing, drama and drawing to create a story-based fun-filled workshop. Taking a well-known children’s story, workshop leader and performer Jo Lumber will guide and inspire children to create their own stories through a mixture of writing, drama and making. (Accompanying adults free)

    01
    Apr

    7-10 year old’s Writing Club

    1st April 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until 1st April 2020

    The Red House Museum, Quay Road
    Christchurch, Dorset BS23 1BU United Kingdom
    (see Google map)
    £4

    In this informative and fun writing club, the overall aim is to encourage a love of storytelling and writing. With plenty of formats on offer, such as comic books, poetry, short stories, flash fiction, world-building, FanFiction, journalling, scriptwriting and much more, there will be something for everyone.

    23
    Apr

    Under 5’s Storytime

    23rd April 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:15 am
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    One event on 19th March 2020 at 10:30 am

    One event on 23rd April 2020 at 10:30 am

    Clevedon Pier, The Toll House, The Beach
    Clevedon, Somerset BS21 7QU United Kingdom
    (see Google map)

    13/02/2020 Theme: Out of this World (with a make activity) 19/03/2020 Theme: Fairy Tales 23/04/2020 Theme: Food and Growing Normal pier entry price.

    27
    Apr

    Starting to Write Young Adult and Children’s Fiction

    27th April 2020 - 2nd May 2020
    The Hurst, The Hurst, The John Osborne Arvon Centre
    Clunton, Craven Arms, Shropshire SY7 0JA United Kingdom
    (see Google map)
    £850

    Perhaps you’re starting a story for the first time, returning to writing, or changing your focus. Whatever brings you to this course, we’ll ask you to be bold, be adventurous and, above all, to write from your heart. We’ll cover the essentials of picture books, chapter books and writing for teens or young adults. Together, we’ll discuss the books that [read more...]

    15
    May

    Book & Music Festival

    15th May 2020 - 24th May 2020
    Venues across Bath Bath, United Kingdom

    The Bath Festival 2020 will be a celebration of music and books with a diverse programme of more than 120 events over ten days from 15 – 24 May 2020. We are excited to have gone on early sale with the below events ahead of the full line-up being announced in February.

    25
    May

    Children and Young Adult’s Fiction

    25th May 2020 - 30th May 2020
    Totleigh Barton, Totleigh Barton
    Sheepwash, Beaworthy, Devon EX21 5NS United Kingdom
    (see Google map)
    £815

    Whatever stage you’re at – forging on with work-in-progress or a true beginner – this course offers helpful writing prompts and experimental exercises to encourage you on your way. We will look at building a world for your story, either in this reality or in an entirely imagined setting, and there will be tips and advice on how to create [read more...]

    25
    Sep

    Children’s Literature Festival

    25th September 2020 - 4th October 2020
    Venues across Bath Bath, United Kingdom

    We had such a great ten days of this year’s festival and the sound of children’s laughter is still ringing in our ears as we pack away the pencils, drawing boards and bunting in readiness for next year’s fun and games. Europe’s largest dedicated children’s literature festival is returning on Friday 25 September – Sunday 4 October 2020 with a [read more...]