Discovering Poetry (Tuesday)


A friendly group meeting every month to choose and read poems.

Where and when

We meet in the afternoon of the second Tuesday of the month at the Congregational Church.

Other information

New members are welcome so do come and join us.

Contact details

Bridget Orme 01858 431696


Discovering Poetry (Tuesday) – March

We enjoyed the “Celebrations”  and their consequences in February and will be looking for “Money”  in our poems in March. Our themes in the coming months are “Spring” in April, “Emotions” in May and “Nature” in June. We meet on the second Tuesday of the month in the Congregational Church and welcome visits from members […]

Discovering Poetry(Tuesday) – December

We will be finishing our poetry choices for 2018 with a visit to “Trees, woods and forests” on 11th December at 2pm in the lounge at the Congregational Church. The themes for poetry to start 2019 are “Transport” on 8th January, “Celebrations” on 12th February and “Money” on 12th March. New members are very welcome […]

Discovering Poetry (Tuesday) – October

We meet on the 2nd Tuesday of the month which is often close to the SLU3A News publication day, so to provide more preparation time here are the themes for the next 3 months. In October “Fall”, November “Flowers” and December “Trees, Woods and Forests”. Our poem choices can connect with these subjects directly or […]

Discovering Poetry(Tuesday) – September

In August  we travelled the world and through life by all available means. Our next meeting is on Tuesday 11th September at 2pm in the lounge of the Congregational Church when “Images, scenes and reflections” will be the basis of our choice of poems. Bridget Orme 431696

Discovering Poetry (Tuesday) – August

We relaxed in the ‘Countryside’ last month in all its changing seasons while in August we are exploring further afield with ‘Travel’. Next meeting in the lounge in the  Congregational Church on Tuesday 14th at 2pm and newcomers are always welcome. Bridget Orme 01858431696 t

Discovering Poetry (Tuesday) – July

Discovering Poetry (Tues) Last month we included work written by all the Poets Laureate from John Dryden in 1668 to Carol Ann Duffy today, finding we knew little of some of those in between. On 10th July we plan a walk in “The Countryside” starting at 2pm in the lounge in the Congregational Church. Please […]

Discovering Poetry (Tues) – June

In May we travelled far exploring “Journeys” in poetry. For our meeting on June 12th we are looking at the works of the Poets Laureate. Please come along and visit us in the lounge in the Congregational Church at 2pm on the second Tuesday of the month if you are interested. Bridget Orme 01858 431696