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7.30pm on Fridays, we're providing the space for people to come together to share the words which matter to you!Poem, pamphlet, book or lyrics - introduce what speaks to your life and discuss what others bring. Sign up here! 👇 forms.gle/qRqELdh2RFHmDKfu9 ... See MoreSee Less
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3 weeks ago

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Culture Studio and Empoword are proud to present...A poetry workshop with Adrian B. Earle (Think/Write/Fly) on ‘Remixing’ - looking at poetry through chopping up, sampling, breaking, editing and looping.One hour of short snappy exercises to get the writing muscles warmed up and stimulate poem making.1pm, Sunday 21st FebruarySign up here: forms.gle/ULZu3sFhZzJQZqwJ9 ... See MoreSee Less
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1 month ago

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Free spoken word poetry opportunities for young people, 11+:We have a brand new programme of online workshops starting next week with the fabulous Sal - focused on spoken word poetry and mental health / wellbeing.There's also the option to submit any writing which comes from the workshops to a competition to have the poem made into a short film by our long time collaborators at Resource Productions 🎬🔗Find out more about the competition and sign up for the workshops via this link: forms.gle/vn6VYv7w49PgjfAF9The workshops are every Thursday 7pm - 8pm:21.01.2128.01.2104.02.2111.02.21All levels of experience welcome.😊Supported by NHS East Berkshire CCG ... See MoreSee Less
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3 months ago

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Friday evening, 7pm, we end the year and mark the finale of our Poetry in the Pandemic series with live performances on the HOME Slough YouTube channel.Join us to hear Desree 'IRL' performances and conversations with super-talented artists from Slough and beyond. ... See MoreSee Less
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4 months ago

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🖊️Sign up for our next series of writing workshops with our amazing facilitator /poet-in-residence Desree beginning Wednesday 18th November, every week, right through 'til the end of the year.🖊️Absolute beginners through to regular writers - everyone is warmly welcome.👇🔗Sign up here to receive the weekly Zoom link:forms.gle/7u7EWxiyXAKSU2hi7👆🖊️This is our third free programme of writing workshops since the pandemic began. Check out the latest participants' work here:empowordslough.org/poetry-in-the-pandemic/Delivered in partnership with YES Slough and @HOME Slough ... See MoreSee Less
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7.30pm on Fridays, we're providing the space for people to come together to share the words which matter to you!
Poem, pamphlet, book or lyrics - introduce what speaks to your life and discuss what others bring. Sign up here! 👇 https://forms.gle/qRqELdh2RFHmDKfu9

It's #TimeToTalkDay and we've got a poetry competition and free @empowordslough workshops to help @NHSEastBerksCCG increase #MentalHealthAwareness amongst parents and carers. Get involved now, or share with a young person, parent or carer http://www.yesslough.org.uk/timetotalk

This week, it's #childrensmentalhealthweek2021 and the theme is 'express yourself' - spoken word poetry is an amazing form of self expression - if you're 11+ and would like to get involved, join our @NHSEastBerksCCG-supported workshops, sign up here: https://forms.gle/PkssQ3t8SNtci3949

Tonight we have part 2 of Poetry in Mind. It's hard to describe how nourishing for the soul week one was. If you know a young person who would benefit, please let them know. Sign up here: https://forms.gle/UuWFuv39GXozgzEd9

Inspired by Amanda Gorman's incredible piece at yesterday's #Inauguration? 11-19? Sign up for free #spokenword #poetry workshops with @saleha_latif - a four week programme, starting tonight. 7pm-8pm, every Thursday. https://forms.gle/xnQbNrogQRtZV8oY7

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