Screenwriting with Gerry Stembridge March 2018

The Limerick Writers’ Centre Presents Screenwriting with Gerry Stembridge Fri March 2nd/Sat Mar 3rd/Sun March 4th 2018 An intensive weekend screenwriting course, for writers who have already written screenplays (of whatever length) and want to develop their craft. Three sessions; 2 hours Friday (evening); 5 hours (with lunch break) Saturday and 3 hours Sunday. This […]


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The Art of Novel Writing – Advanced Six Week Novel Writing Course

Over the course of the six weeks, the process and pitfalls of novel writing will be explored. Themes will include finding the idea, getting into the writing state, narrative voice, plot, building the world of the story, and endings. Participants will workshop their novel-in-progress and gain feedback and incites from the group. The course is […]


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Great Writers: Great Literature – John Steinbeck

The Limerick Writers’ Centre present John Steinback – Working Class Hero? with Paul McNamara Limerick Writers’ Centre is delighted to announce another ‘Great Writers: Great Literature’ talk. The talk entitled ‘John Steinbeck – Working Class Hero?’, will take place Monday 27th Nov at Nelly’s Corner Cafe, 46 Nicholas Street, at 7.30pm Paul McNamara is an […]


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PPN Awards

Delighted that the Limerick Writers’ Centre was the recipient of an award in the Arts Culture and Heritage category at the PPN 1st Annual Community and Voluntary Awards. Pictured: Sheila Sugrue, Dominic Taylor, Fiona Clark Echlin and Marian Cody.


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Aug 2017 events

THE ACOUSTIC CLUB Tue 8th Aug 2017, 9pm @Charlie Malone’s Pub The Acoustic Club with guest songwriter Read more     THE ACOUSTIC CLUB Tue 15th Aug 2017, 9pm @Charlie Malone’s Pub The Acoustic Club with guest songwriter Read more THE MAGIC OF W.B. YEATS Fri 18th Aug 2017 7.30pm Ormston House, Patrick street, limerick   ROBERT GRAVES’ […]



Bill Moran Live in Limerick Thurs 1st June Chez le Fab

Limerick Writers’ Centre & Stanzas Present Bill Moran Live in Limerick ‘Oh God Get Out Get Out’ Tour 2017 Chez le Fab, Arthur’s Quay Park, Limerick Thurs 1st June 2017 8pm   Bill Moran is a third-year MFA poetry candidate at Louisiana State University and a former medic. He was the 2012 & 2013 Austin […]


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Book Launch: A Table for Two by Tom MeElligott Thurs 23rd March

Limerick Writers’ Centre Publishing Is pleased to announce the launch of A Table for Two by Tom McElligott Dooradoyle Library, Crescent Shopping Centre, Dooradolye, Limerick Thurs 23rd March 2017 6pm. Tom McElligott’s stories, poetry and photography have featured in several publications including: The Clare Champion; Limerick Writers’ Centre Anthology – No 12; Limerick City of […]