Group Category: Literature

  • Poetry

    The Group meets in the Newcastle Building Society on Hide Hill on the 1st Thursday of the month from 2.30 pm to 4 pm. Each month a theme is chosen in advance and members choose about seven poems they would like to read to the group on this theme. Sometimes to find seven requires lateral… Read more

  • Play reading 2

    The group meets on the 4th Monday of the month from 4.30pm to approx 7.00pm. We read a selection of short and longer plays, focusing mainly on lighter works , comedy etc with a break for refreshments. Time restraints may mean that we do not read a whole play in one session and may carry… Read more

  • Creative Writing

    Laughter, Learning and Literature The group meets at 2 pm on the 2nd Thursday of the month; please email Group Leader - via button above - for details of location. Anyone keen to write an article, book, or short story and are not sure how to get it published are welcome to come along to… Read more

  • Crime Fiction Book Group

    The Crime Book Club meets at 10.00 am at the Newcastle Building Society on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. Crime fiction is now the largest genre of fiction which means we have thousands of books to choose from. We are not dependent on the library and source our own books, supporting local second hand… Read more

  • Book Group 2

    Meets: Second Thursday of each month at 14:00 Venue: Newcastle Building Society, Hide Hill, Berwick This group is currently FULL but names are being welcomed to start up a second group. Please contact the Groups Co-ordinator via the Contacts page. Books are sourced from the library free of charge. Group members take turns in hosting… Read more

  • Book Group 3

    Our friendly group meets on the third Thursday of each month at 3pm, in the Library. We choose our books collectively, a year or two ahead, from the Northumberland County Council Library list. This ensures a wide variety of authors and titles from a total list of over 400 book collections. In 'normal' times, there… Read more