Fast Fibres Poetry meets at the 116 Bank Street, Whangarei, every third Thursday from 5pm – 7:00 or 8:00pm. Meetings are casual, with occasional guest poets. Bring your own work to read.
There is limited free parking next to 116 Bank Street, and also free spaces along Bank Street itself.
Whangarei Library Flash Fiction Group
The Whangarei Flash Fiction Group meets in the May Bain room, Whangarei Library, every first Tuesday from 3:30pm – 5:00. Bring your own flash to read. Prompts are normally emailed to regulars.
There is free 2h parking on Rust Avenue, and paid parking in the Whangarei council car park next to the library.
Dirty Word – Spoken Poetry
Held every second Wednesday of the month at the Butter Factory, Whangarei, close to the car park next to Farmers.
“Live spoken word and poetry by local artists, hosted by Slam finalist, Vincnt Nathan. Bring your own words to share in an evening of soul expanding wonderment, or just lend your ears to the free speech from these free minds. Inspiration guaranteed.”
Whangarei Library poetry group
For new and rusty poets and will meet on the third Tuesday of each month at the Central Library at 3:30 in the Maori Room.
We plan to have writing exercises, critiques and guest poets.