Tea with Mr Hardy and Hamo Thornycroft’ Wednesday 18th and Friday 20th September at 3.45pm
We will be going back to 1895 to take Tea on the lawn with Mr Hardy and Mrs Emma Hardy. The main guest will be Hamo Thornycroft, the eminent sculptor whose works include Alfred the Great in Winchester and Oliver Cromwell in Westminster.
Sonnets, Song and Wine 28th September Ashton Farm 7.00pm – 10:00pm
An evening of poetry accompanied by music, song and Tudor circle dancing devised by Sue Worth.
In aid of the upcoming 7th Dorchester Community Play Spinning the Moon. The ticket price includes cake and a glass of prosecco or a soft drink.
‘Poetry for Armistice Day’ Sunday 10th November – 2.00pm and 3.00pm
A selection of poetry on War by Thomas Hardy and the Great War poets that he inspired.
‘Festive Frolics’ Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th December 11.30am, 12.30pm and 2.15pm Seasonal poetry, carols and a Mummers play, inspired by the groups of visitors to Max Gate in 1920