Persephone Book Club
Explore works from Persephone Books - who reprint neglected novels, diaries, poetry and cookery books, mostly written by women and mostly dating from the early to mid-twentieth century. The group meet...
Forest Arts Readers Group
A friendly and informal book club held in our relaxed Green Room cafe bar. Titles to be discussed this Autumn are: 3rd Sept The Forest by Edward Rutherford 1st October Glittering Images by Susan...
Book Lovers Lunch @ Chewton Glen
Calling all book lovers! Join us for a celebratory three-course lunch at the Chewton Glen Hotel with Helen McGinn, Wine Writer for the Daily Mail and author of the 'Knackered Mother's Wine Guide'....
Mind Training for Sport @ New Milton Rugby Club
Sports Psychologist and co-author of ‘10 Secrets to Sporting Success’ , Katie Page works with many of the top athletes in Britain. She works with a wide range of sports and abilities from Olympic,...
Writing for children @ Beatons Tea Rooms
Come to Beatons and meet Helen Clarke, Sarah Conacher and Mica Fored. Helen and Sarah co-authror a series of books about Hetty and her friend Charlie, who spend the summer living in the beach hut...
Non-fiction: meet local authors @ Beatons Tea Rooms
Join us at Beatons and meet Aimee Durnell, author of Between Two Rivers: The Story of the Lymington and Beaulieu Rivers. Sally Armstrong author of Vintage Champagne on the Edge of Space; and Beresford...
Gin & Lit
Come and join us for gin with a twist of literature for our final event of the Festival. Local gin distillers will talk about the mysteries and manufacture of gin. Featured local gins include Mermaid,...
Poetry & Prose Open Mic Night
Poets get five minutes, Flash fiction gets five minutes – we’re very democratic. Sign up from 7pm so our audience can hear some of the freshest spoken word in the Forest. The evening is hosted by...