6th October 2019

Weaving Hope for the Future

Castle Gardens, The Newarke,
Leicester
2-4pm

This interactive family event combines stories and poetry with Maypole dancing in  Castle Gardens. With major threats to our planet from war and climate change, we will spend two hours together discovering much-needed hope for the future.  Some participants will bring poetry or short stories they have written especially for the occasion, while others will come along to listen and to join in the ribbon dancing. There will also be relevant stories from published books from across the world and puppets may appear.

No booking required
Free
Suitable for all

Songwriters in the Name of Dylan

The Exchange bar, Rutland St,
Leicester
7-11pm

A concert that features local singer/songwriters and a performance and talk by Kenny Wilson and The Electric Dylan Band about the iconic 60s Dylan songs that were instrumental in winning him the Nobel Prize for Literature and changing the way popular songs could be written and performed.

Booking:
Pay on the door
£6 for adults, £4 concessions
Suitable for 14+