Irish Writers Centre Open Day

Annual Open Day (Autumn 2017)

FREE

Sat 09 Sept

From 11am

Save the date! Join us for free workshops, tours of the building and lots of information on who we are and what we do! Here is just some of what we'll have on offer: 

  • Free prose and poetry creative writing classes
  • Professional Development Information Session
  • Tours of the building
  • Greenbean Novel Fair Information Session with former judge Anthony Glavin,
  • Join in with the Inkslingers and New Irish Communities, the open creative writing groups that meet on Saturdays at the Irish Writers Centre
  • Free teas, coffees, cakes and biscuits!

Timetable: 

From 11.00am   Welcome! Tea, coffee, biscuits, cake and tours of the building

11.00–11.45    New Irish Communities Taster Session with Mark Granier
Attendees are invited to sign up to this free session in advance via Eventbrite.

11.45–12.30    Poetry writing taster with Yvonne Cullen 
Attendees are invited to sign up to this free course in advance via Eventbrite.

12.30–13.15    Novel Fair Information Session with Anthony Glavin (former Novel Fair judge). Attendees are invited to sign up to this free course in advance via Eventbrite.

13.30–14.10    Prose writing taster with Conor Kostick
Attendees are invited to sign up to this free course in advance via Eventbrite.

13.30–15.00    Inkslingers Open Writing Group 
The Inkslingers welcome newcomers interested in what happens at a writing group. 

14.15–14.45    Presentation on Professional Development with Valerie Bistany of the Irish Writers Centre. Information session on the services and resources that the IWC can offer professional writers. Attendees are invited to sign up to this free course in advance via Eventbrite.