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Poetry appreciation

Wed 2 February, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Explore poetry collections featuring three Scottish poets and a sample of their happier poems. Join other carers to have a discussion about these poems. No previous experience required, just an interest in poetry.

Duration: 4 weeks (2nd – 23rd February)

Who is this online session for?
This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only.

Outcomes of this online session
Take time out from your caring role to escape into the world of poetry. Join Maureen and others carers as you read pieces of poetry and discuss your thoughts and ideas on the pieces you have read in an online setting.

All poetry pieces will be sent out to you prior to course starting.

Delivered by
Maureen Chamberlain. Maureen has volunteered her time to VOCAL on many occasions sharing her love of poetry. Maureen enjoys leading these courses and meeting all of those who participate, while discovering many new poems and learning from the discussions about them.

Online Instructions
This course will be delivered online. Details of how to join the meeting will be sent you via email once you have registered. Please note, if you do not get an email with Zoom details for the event you have registered for please contact VOCAL on 0131 622 6666.

There is a limit on the number of spaces for this event. You will be notified if you need to go on the waiting list for this event. Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run some may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.


Wed 2 February, 2022
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:


Carer Training
0131 622 6666


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