Poetry in Paradise

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Welcome to our post, all ages are invited to our monthly meetings, come along, bring a friend and a poem or two or just come along listen to the poetry and banter. Founded in 2004 P.I.P has been in several venues and has been in our current address for 7 years. Open to all to attend, we recite mosty rhyming poetry and some bush poetry. We have optional suggested monthly themes and first lines for some inspiration. You can write on any topic subject or theme that you like. All we ask is not too much swearing or innapropriate content. Try to keep your recital to under five minutes and we usally have two sometimes three turns at the podium. Coffee and cake available in the foyer for your purchase. Arrive 12 noon for a 1pm start, usally finsh at 3:30 pm. Third Sunday of the month. Hope to see you soon, Jeff Bob Judi Jean Roger Lyn Peter Manya David Roger Graham David Tom Mac Joyce Kathy Ted The Banjo Marta Trish Alex Eoin Paul and others

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Date: 21 May - 17 December 2017
Time: 12 noon


GCCC Southport Library
Corner Lawson and Garden Streets
Southport, 4211

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