Maryborough Words in Winter

The organisers of Maryborough Words in Winter have kindly extended an invitation to Words Out Loud to contribute to a ‘Music and Words’ event hosted by Gregg Joseph.

It’s an open mic event, the more the merrier: those with an itch to perform can express their interest on the day between noon and 1pm.

The details:

Sat 7 August 2021 – Gregg Joseph & Friends – Music and Words – Maryborough Senior Citizens’ Hall

Enjoy an afternoon of first-class music and readings from musicians, writers, and poets. Light refreshments at interval. Bookings not required, all welcome.

Date: Sat 7 August,

Time: 2pm

Cost: $10 (includes light refreshments at interval)

Venue: Maryborough Senior Citizens’ Hall, Alma Street, Maryborough

Enquiries: Gregg Joseph, 0457 495 007

Indigenous Literacy Day online

While we’re waiting to see what social distancing restrictions will allow us to do for our Indigneous Literacy Foundation Big Book Swap in September, Indigenous Literacy Day on 2 September is going online. Check in if you’re able — Jessica Mauboy is performing and writerly guests include Alison Lester, Anita Heiss and Andy Griffiths.