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Saturday, the 17th of June, 2017: XVIII SOLIDARY MARATHON

Where: "Pati Manning" (see map)
You can consult the contest rules to participate.
When: Saturday, the 17th of june, from 10:30 to 20:30
Price: Free entrance

Poetic recital of the winners of the XVII Poetry in Action and several poets, have offered their poetry to edit the Solidarity Poetry anthology, the profits will be given to help Syrian refugees through the oenege Medicos Sin Fronteras.

There will be tail-tellers, theatrical monologues, live music, with the participation of singers and dance of the world.

You will be able to enjoy an intercultural meal for only 8 € adults, 5 € children, as well as workshops for students making haikus, recycling and visual poetry of human values.

The admission is free and all of you are invited to celebrate with us this day of poetry and solidarity.

In this section we have the information about the anthology that is usefull like a guide to show you how we work.

We wait for you!



December, then 22nd: CHRISTMAS FOR EVERYBODY '16

Where: "Ateneu Barcelonés" (ver mapa)
When: Thuray, December, the 22nd, at 18:30 untill 21:30
Price: FREE entrance

On Thursday, the 22nd of December, we will celebrate at "Ateneo Barcelonés" (C/Canuda,6 - Barcelona) [Map], a recital of Christmas (Nadal per a tothom) for a very good reason: to get money to help Siria through "Médicos sin fornteras" (Doctors without frontiers). As every year, we'll enjoy the participation of students and poets who want to put their granite of solidarity and their mountain of hope in this new Poetry in Action solidary project.

Tickets will be sold for a raffle of a Christmas pack.

We're waiting for you!


11th of June, 2016: XVII SOLIDARY MARATHON

Where: "Pati Manning" (see map)
You can consult the contest rules to participate.
When: Saturday, the 11th of june, from 10:30 to 21:30
Price: Free entrance

Poetic recital of the winners of the XVII Poetry in Action and several poets, have offered their poetry to edit the Solidarity Poetry anthology, the profits will be given to Plataforma unitaria contra las violencias de género whose working for avoid the violence agains women in our society.

There will be tail-tellers, theatrical monologues, live music, with the participation of singers and dance of the world.

You will be able to enjoy an intercultural meal for only 8 € adults, 5 € children, as well as workshops for students making haikus, recycling and visual poetry of human values.

The admission is free and all of you are invited to celebrate with us this day of poetry and solidarity.

In this section we have the information about the anthology that is usefull like a guide to show you how we work.

We wait for you!


16th of december, 2015: CHRISTMAS FOR EVERYBODY (Nadal per a tothom)

Where: "Ca n'Humet, El Masnou" (see map)
When: Wednesday, the 16th of december, from 18:30 to 21:30
Price: Free entrance

On Wednesday, the 16th of December, we will celebrate at Ca n'Humet (C/Fontallis,77 El Masnou) [Map], the first recital of Christmas (Nadal per a tothom) for a very good reason: to get adolescents at risk of social exclusion can make some orientation workshops made by the Temps i Compromis foundation. As every year, we'll enjoy the participation of students and poets who want to put their granite of solidarity and their mountain of hope in this new Poetry in Action solidary project. The event will also have an emotional point because some secondary school students have written letters addressed to teachers that were important to them and some of that letters will be readed. We are also inviting these same teachers so that they can receive now, after years, the memory made word, become love. That is why on this day of volunteering, we invite you to participate in this welcome Christmas from poetry, art, music, sensitivity ultimately led to a collective that need it, our youth.


Tickets will be sold for a raffle of a Christmas pack

OBSERVATION: On friday, the 18th, the second recital at Ateneu Barcelonés
(C/Canuda,6 Barcelona) [Map] from 19:00 to 22:00 h.

We're waiting for you!


13th of june, 2015: XVI SOLIDARY MARATHON

Where: "Pati Manning" (see map)
Contest rules to participate.
When: Saturday, the 13th of june, from 10:30 to 21:30
Price: Free entrance

Poetic recital of the winners of the XVI Poetry in Acction and seventy poets, have offered their poetry to edit the Solidarity Poetry anthology, the profits will be given to Goodwill in Action oenege whose working for social and labor inclusion in the Poble Sec of Barcelona.
There will be tail-tellers, theatrical monologues, live music, with the participation of singers and dance of the world.

During the day of solidarity we do a tribute for two poets who recently left us, our colleague Elisa Zougbhi and the poet Jesus Lizano.

You will be able to enjoy an intercultural meal for only 8 adults, 5 children, as well as workshops for students making haikus, recycling and visual poetry of human values.

The admission is free and all of you are invited to celebrate with us this day of poetry and solidarity.

We wait for you!


31th of January, 2015: DENIP (the school day of Non-violence and Peace)

31th of January is the DENIP ( School Day of Non-violence and Peace ) and many schools have led to classrooms proposals to reflect on the role of students, educators, everyone, to build a society that work and live by peace and solidarity.

We leave here , that of a school from El Masnou, where we have a delegation, in which students in a class called "Taller de Poesia en Acció" in collaboration with UNESCO MASNOU wrote combinable phrases with which you can create other phrases all on the theme of Peace. "You can choose ... "
And now, more than ever, after what happened in France after terrorist arround the world , it is necessary to educate for peace.


19th of December, 2014: CHRISTMAS FOR EVERYBODY - 2014 (2nd edition)

Poesia en acció celebrate after fifteen years, CHRISTMAS FOR EVERYBODY at the Ateneo Barcelones , on Friday 19th of December at 19.30 h. The act consists of a charity concert with the participation of more than thirty poets who will read poems about human values, and also dedicate it to Montserrat Abello, Jaume Sisterna and Elisa Zoughbi, poets who have left us this year and who has accompanied us in many charitable causes of our association. We will also have music singer Emiliano Valdeolivas intervention.
The acces to the event is free and we will sell tickets for the price of two euros to participate in the raffle of a Christmas basket, to a benefit of the CASAL D'INFANTS DE LA MINA. The success of this event depends on the support of the media and generosity of all the people who involved in this event. The work of the CASAL D'INFANTS DE LA MINA is admirable and this CHRISTMAS FOR EVERYBODY we would like to help these children who need it so much taking the illusion and poetry at unbeatable frame of a house of culture such as the Ateneo Barcelones.

This message it's our best wish for a happy Christmas to everyone.

See you on Friday 19th
of December at 19:30 in Ateneu Barcelones [map]


11th of Decembre, 2014: CHRISTMAS FOR EVERYBODY - 2014 (1st edition)

We are going to celebrate again a poetry recital for solidarity with a lot of surprises, this time it's in aid of the CENTRE CATALÀ DE SOLIDARITAT asociation that helps persons in addiction treatment.

Of course, we will have our traditional Christmas giveaway basket (this year, it's really SPECTACULAR) besides snack and other interesting cultural performances.
The dates of the celebration are:
December, 11th, at 18:00 in Ca n'Humet [map]
December, 19th, at 19:30 in Ateneu Barcelones [map]


14th of June, 2014: XV POETRY MARATHON

At our XV aniversary, we would like to invite you to the XV edition of our POETRY MARATHON that we organized in the PATI MANNING (C/Montalegre,7 - Barcelona - Spain) [Map]
ono saturday, the 14th of june at 10:30 h.

The event was for the benefit of the "SOÑAR DESPIERTO" fundation, who helps children at social exclusion risk.l

The event, in addition to poetry, will include a multicultural food al 14:15 h
(Menu price: 8€ adults and 5€ children)
, storytelling, dramatical monologues,
traditional songs,
and differents workshops to strengthen, in a playful way, the human values

We also sold copies of the book edited fot the occasion, that collects all the winners poems from students and someones form the poets who collaborate with our cause. (Price: 12€)

You cannot loose it! We hope you!


8th of de march, 2014: POETRY RECITAL FOR EQUALITY

A recital of POETRY FOR EQUALITY. EDUCATING FOR FREEDOM organized by
Poetry in Action with the support of more than twenty entities from El Masnou (Barcelona, Spain) and held in Can Malet (Paseo Maria Rossell,11 El Masnou. Ocata train Station) the 8th of March at 19:30.
In the middle of the act, a snack was offered for the benefit of Educacio Sense Fronteres from El Masnou.

CHRISTMAS FOR EVERYBODY-2013

Two solidary festivals wit a poetic backgrouns, pleasant surprises and giveaway of Christmas products.
The first one celebrated on wednesday 11-12-2013 at Masnou was for the benefit of ESQUIMA
The other oner, celebrated on friday 20-12-2013 atAteneu de Barcelona, for the benefit of victims of Philippines
By clicking here you'll can see the entire act (1h 50 min)
When these Christmas dates arrive, so special and familiar dates, as every year, we try to make make them a little more pleasant fot those who can not spend them with their family because a really inhuman reason!!
Thank you very much for all of you that allow us helpping then to have a better Christmas!!


10 hours of poetry for the benefit of PAH (Mortgages Affected People Platform) accompanied by several workshops, artistic performances, breakfast, refreshments, meals, ...
...and all that can be seen without payinf entry !!


Wednesday, January 30: SCHOOL DAY OF NON-VIOLENCE AND PEACE (DENIP)

It consist in a beautiful ceremony in wich childrem from school and colleges create peace messages in a attractive format that also allows the collection of food that will be sent to CARITAS.

While a sculpture with the "PEACE" word is built, we can enjoy musical performances by Eduardo Bedoya (sax) and Alejandro Gallón (guitar).

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