The Plumstead Poet Laureate 2018
This annual Plumstead poetry competition has become a permanent fixture of the Plumstravaganza fortnight and it is now open for entries. Above you will see the 2017 Poet Laureate, Luke Addison, being crowned by 2016 winner, Dee Goodwin. Details of how to enter and for your chance to follow in their footsteps please click on the link HERE.
Watercolour Workshops at Shrewsbury House
The regular Watercolour Workshops will take place, as usual, at Plumstead Community Market when it returns from its summer break on Saturday 15th September but before then we have a couple of workshops planned at Shrewsbury House on Saturday 28th July and Saturday 18th August. For more details please click HERE
Improshrews @ Shrewsbury House – Wednesday 1st August
Art Plumstead have taken over the administration of this group that will continue to meet on the First Wednesday of every month in the evening at Shrewsbury House from 7.30 to 9.30pm.
Hosted by Sam White, the price of the 2 hour session is £5 but the first session is FREE. If you fancy a laugh and are interested in coming along, details of what it’s all about can be found at: https://improshrews.weebly.com/about.html
There is no need to book, just turn up and ask at the desk for Room 4.
The next 3 sessions will take place:
- Wednesday 1st August
- Wednesday 5th September (during Plumstravaganza)
- Wednesday 3rd October
The third Plumstravaganza will take place from Monday 27th August (Bank Holiday Monday) until Sunday 9th September 2018 inclusive and events are now being added to the Plumstravaganza website.
Please Note: – We are always interested in hearing from people/businesses, that run events/clubs in Plumstead throughout the year or who wish to stage a one off event during Plumstravaganza. Don’t be shy, get in touch.