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Creative Writing: Bee Inspired!


Join poet and author Terry McDonagh on this creative writing workshop. Students will explore the temporary exhibition Murmur of Bees and will be encouraged to be creative and imaginative in creating their own written piece of work based on the themes explored in the exhibition. 

Activity at a Glance

Level: Transition Year 
Group Size: 20/ 25 
Location: NMI-Country Life AV room/  Temporary Exhibition Level D/  Courtyard Education Space
Duration: 10am-1pm  
Introduction to Temporary Exhibition: Curator (15min)
Introduction to Process: Terry McDonagh (15min) 
Explore and Bee Inspired: (30min) 
Break: (30min)
Creative Writing Workshop: (1hr 15min)
Feedback: (15min) 
Availability: Thursday 25th April 2024        
Times: 10am to 1pm
Booking: Booking required
Materials: All materials provided

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Turlough Park,
Co. Mayo,
F23 HY31

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