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image for Workshop/Course item typeLatin Second Steps at Gladstone's Library

Workshop/Course, Mon 9 - Fri 13 Sep 2019

Latin Second Steps

Latin Second Steps

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Aimed at those who have completed our Latin in a Week course or who have knowledge of Latin to GCSE standard (or higher). Read and understand extracts from the poets, comic playwrights and prose writers of Classical Latin literature. Learn about the scansion of Latin verse and some basic metres, and study selections chosen from such authors as Caesar, Cicero, Livy, Sallust, Tacitus, Pliny’s Letters (prose), Catullus, Horace, Ovid, Propertius, Vergil (poetry) and Juvenal (satires), with graffiti from Pompeii and some Papyri.

Robert Parker teaches the yearly Latin and Greek courses at Gladstone’s Library.

For more information or to book, please call 01244 532350 or email enquiries@gladlib.org.

Credit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Event details

Dates Times
Mon 9 - Fri 13 Sep 2019

Prices

Residential from £440, non-residential from £300.

Address

Church Lane,
Hawarden,
DEESIDE,
Flintshire,
CH5 3DF

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SJ 314659  Lat: 53.18576 Long: -3.02804

Gladstone's Library is easily accessible by road and rail, just fifteen minutes drive from the M56 and six miles from Chester where there are regular train connections to London and other UK cities. Both Liverpool and Manchester airports are within easy reach.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 6 miles from Chester station

Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality