Authors/ Spoken Word / New Faces of Fiction
Theatre / Quiz / Bookswap / Crime
Heritage / Creative Workshops / Music
Good news, thanks to the success of some our funding applications we are very pleased to be able to offer many of the events this year for free. Tickets will still need to be reserved as places for some events are limited so please do reserve your ticket by calling the library. Book in person from April 1st at Crawley Library, Southgate Avenue, Crawley or call 01293 651751 or email us firstname.lastname@example.org.
Launch Night – Thursday 23rd April
Celebrate Crawley WORDfest’s 5th Birthday and World Book Night (WBN) in Style with an evening of stories, books poetry, music and wine. Also as part of the WBN celebrations we are asking everyone to bring along a book to swap with a shortexplanation as to why someone should read the book. Location: Crawley Library Doors 7.15pm Tickets: FREE call 01293 651751 or email us to reserve your place.
Get Stuck in Day – Saturday 25th April
A first for WORDfest 2015, Get stuck in day is about everyone of all ages coming together and joining in on activities and creative workshops. There will be something for everyone including art activities, children’s authors, spokenword workshops, minecraft games, the Do Stuff Bus, paper crafts, theatre performance and games writing workshops. More details to follow but keep the 25th April free as its going to be a spectacular day of free events for all the family.
Location: Crawley Library : 11- 4pm Tickets: FREE The day will be a mixture of drop-in activities and bookable workshops. Full programme and booking information.
Lunch Time Talk WORDfest Special – Wednesday 29th April
Location: Crawley Library Doors: 1.10 – 1.50pm Tickets: FREE just turn up.
New Faces of Fiction – Wednesday 29th April
Meet Alex Hourston author of ‘In My House’ and Kate Hamer ‘Girl in a Red Coat’ both debut novelists tipped by The Observer in their New Faces of Fiction List to make a splash. Location: Crawley Library Doors 7.00pm Tickets: FREE call 01293 651751 or email us to reserve your place.
WORDfest DIY – Thursday 30th April
Crawley Creative Writers are celebrating the launch of their first e-book, “Different Voices” with readings, writing and wine. Location: Crawley Library Doors: 6.30pm Tickets: FREE call 01293 651751 or email us to reserve your place.