Presentation of new Poet of Fryslân


On Friday afternoon, November 12 at 4:00 PM (walk-in 15:30 PM), the new Poet of Fryslân will be announced during Explore the North in the Westerkerk in Leeuwarden. Before the official appointment by deputy Sietske Poepjes, Nyk de Vries will say goodbye as Poet of Fryslân with the presentation of a new collection of poems.

You are welcome. Sign up via: Your Corona QR code will be scanned at the entrance. A maximum of 75 people can be admitted in the room. Access on a first-come, first-served basis.

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