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Poetry Boot Camp

Saturday 20 July to Saturday 10 August 2024




Sat 20 July, 14:00-16:00
Sat 27 July, 14:00-16:00
Sat 03 August, 14:00-16:00
Sat 10 August, 14:00-16:00


Te Ao Mārama - Greerton Library

Unleash the power of poetry! In this series of four workshops, you will learn the craft of writing and discover or recover what you need to know to write good poetry.

Jenny Argante has been teaching creative writing for over thirty years and will guide you through each workshop to help you to unleash your creativity!

Open to all adults 16+years. Light refreshments and resources are provided. Please bring your own notepad and pen, digital or paper.

The four workshops will cover different areas of poetry writing:

  • Saturday, 20 July
  • Saturday, 27 July
  • Saturday, 3 August
  • Saturday, 10 August

This is a community initiative supported by Te Ao Mārama – Tauranga City Libraries and all queries and registrations should be directed to info.redhenbooks@gmail.com

As a follow-up to these workshops, you will be invited to read your poems at Kupu Waiata held on Friday 23 August, Phantom Billstickers National Poetry Day 2024 at Te Ao Mārama - Tauranga Library.