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Murchison Library: Word Feast – Limerick Competition

Tuesday 1st-Thursday 31st October 2019

There Was An Old Man With a Beard by Edward Lear:

“There was an Old Man with a beard,
Who said, ‘It is just as I feared!
Two Owls and a Hen,
Four Larks and a Wren,
Have all built their nests in my beard!”

Follow Edward Lear’s example and write a limerick, then enter it in to our first ever Limerick Competition, and go in the draw to win a prize!

Don’t know how to write a limerick? Pick up a Limerick Competition entry form at your library during October and find a handy guide on the back.

Taking place at Motueka, Murchison, Takaka and Richmond libraries during October.

Terms and conditions apply. Free.

Family Friendly Free


October 1–31


Usual opening hours


Nelson Lakes / Murchison


Murchison Public Library
92 Fairfax Street, Murchison 7007

Tickets, Bookings and Entry


Ph. 03 523 1013

Additional Info

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