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Walt Whitman and his Bolton Friends - Horwich Library

A photo of Walt Whitman.

 

 

 

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    Walt Whitman and his Bolton Friends - Horwich Library

    For more than 130 years, poetry lovers in Bolton have celebrated the birthday of Walt Whitman, (1819-1892) one of the most-loved and influential poets in the United States. In the bicentennial year of his birth, Flo Wood invites you to explore Whitman’s relationship with Bolton and his poetry including Lilac Time. This is a free event and no need to book.

    Thu 14 February , 2pm

    Admission: FREE