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People's Republic of…

Festivals & Events
Saturday 23rd May
The People's Republic of Creativity is taking place in the Verbal Arts Centre next month and it's going…

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Reading Rooms Eason…

Reading Rooms
Thursday 7th May
Our open Reading Rooms in Eason Foyleside takes place every Thursday from 7pm to 8pm It is free…

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Reading Rooms in Creative…

Reading Rooms
Friday 16th January
Reading Rooms in partnership with Big Telly's Creative Shops Project deliver an open group every Friday in Strabane…

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Award Winning Play 'Love…

Thursday 15th January
Ulster University students are staging the Northern Ireland premiere of Love and Information by award winning playwright Caryl…

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Big Monster Draw Exhibition

Monday 12th January
The Big Monster Draw is part of Voluntary Art Ireland's #LoveToDraw campaign. #LoveTo aims to bring the spotlight…

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'Toe by Toe' Literacy…

Wednesday 3rd December
Frank Cowling will be presenting a literacy workshop at the Verbal Arts Centre

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Cathy Kelly Book Signing

Tuesday 2nd December
Belfast-born writer Cathy Kelly to sign her bestseller 'It started with Paris'

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Abridged 0 – 36: Dis-Ease…

Thursday 6th November
If there is in fact, a heaven and a hell, all we know for sure is that hell…

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Verbal News

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Reading Rooms at Belfast Exposed

An exhibition by artist Paul Gaffney which opens today at Belfast Exposed, will be the focus of a special Reading Rooms event based on his…

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Arts Minister hails our 'trailblazing' bus

The Culture, Arts and Leisure Minister, Carál Ní Chuilín, has hailed our new 'Reading Rooms Go Mobile' bus project as a "trailblazing initiative".

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Volunteers for Reading Rooms

Do you love reading? Would you like to pass this on to others? Reading Rooms is a voluntary led project run by the Verbal Arts…

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The Centre has a number of accessible and flexible spaces for hire and has played host to a wide range of uses from seminars, training sessions, presentations, board meetings, debates, drama, musical events, dance sessions, storytelling, wedding blessings and even the Northern Ireland Executive.


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