Sunday 21 May 2017

WINTER @ VOLUME. We are delighted to announce a series of mind-warming book-related events and workshops at VOLUME (the place where books and people meet).
Wednesday 31 May, 6 PM: Alan Carter Marlborough Man Book Launch (see here). All welcome.
Thursdays 8 June - 6 July, 9-11:30 AM (5 sessions): The Writer's Toolkit, a workshop led by Michelanne Forster. This course looks closely at the key craft skills writers use, unpacking complex ideas in a creative and practical way. Booking essential, and places limited. $250.  >> Find out more about the course and Michelanne here.
Saturday 17 June, 2-3 PM: Talking About Books with book binder Rosie-Anne Pinney of Cambria Craft Bindery. Come along for a informal chat about rare, old and special books. Bring along a book that is special to you to share and your questions about care and restoration of books. This is a free event but places are limited so booking is essential. >> Find out a little more here.

Wednesday 21 June, 5-6 PM: Poetry Reading. Poetry students from the NMIT writing course led by Cliff Fell will mark the longest night of the year by reading new and original works. All welcome.
Thursday 22 June, 5-6 PM: MY VOLUME Book group (for adults) in the shop. Come along to discuss Haruki Murakami’s latest book, Men Without Women. Register when you buy the book. 
Thursday 29 June, 5-6 PM: Object Lessons : What do objects mean to us? VOLUME will introduce Bloomsbury's excellent 'Object Lessons' essay series. Jeweller Katie Pascoe will talk about her Possession exchange project. Bring along an object to add to a discussion about objects, their meaning and our relationships with them. All welcome.

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