Literary Classics in a Day – A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Sat 9 Dec, 11am – 4pm | £40 (£36) | All Levels | Ages 18+ Spend a day exploring a beautiful tale of redemption in the heart of winter! Share extracts and discuss the incredible appeal of the story’s characters and themes. Who is this course for? This course is suitable for adults aged 18+…

Literary Classics in a Day – The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte

Thu 26 Oct, 11am – 4pm | £31 (£28) | All Levels | Ages 18+ Spend a day exploring an overlooked classic. Explore the story, underlying messages and hidden meanings through reading extracts and group discussions. Please click HERE for more details.

Literary Classics in a Day – Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte – Sun 1st Oct

Loved the play of Jane Eyre by the national theatre at the REP? Love the book anyway? Come and spend a day exploring Bronte’s great classic at MAC on Sunday Oct 1st with Polly ( Artistic Director of hearth) Click HERE for more information and tickets.

Writing the Seasons: Autumn on October 21st and 22nd

Extend your creativity to the full… Exciting short course combining visual art and creative writing at MAC to explore the seasons in traditional tales. Led by writer and Artistic Director of Hearth: Polly Wright. No previous experience in writing or visual art techniques necessary. Click HERE for tickets. I loved the course in August and…

The Writers’ Reading Group with Polly Wright at the BMI – Sept to Dec

Starting Weds September 13 fortnightly for 8 weeks 6-8pm £52/£44 for all 8 sessions £7 or £6 per session for members of the BMI CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS Looking for a reading group with a difference? Enjoy reading – but always thought you’d like to give writing a go yourself? Three different types of comic…

Writing The Seasons: Tue 8 & Wed 9 Aug

Extend your creativity to the full.. Exciting short course combining visual art and creative writing at MAC to explore the seasons in traditional tales. Led by writer and Artistic Director of Hearth , Polly Wright and printmaker and illustrator, Sarah Moss. On the first day of the 2 day course we will read famous fairy…

Revolving Door at the Midlands Art Centre Birmingham on 6th May

A Hearth Centre production in collaboration with the West Midlands Mental Health Commission. Please head over to our Shop for Tickets!

Writing The Seasons – Sat 22 & Sun 23 Apr

Join Polly and Jo Feldwick for a creative weekend at Mac exploring spring through visual art and writing! Please head to MAC website for more details. Tickets £49 (£40)