Most events are free. Dates and opening times vary, so call or write for information:
Verbal Arts Center. Located in the Cathedral Old School on London St., within the walled city section of Londonderry. Open 9-5:30 Mon.-Fri. Call Sam Burnside, 011-44-1504-266946.
Artslink: The Arts Council of Northern Ireland, MacNeice House, 77 Malone Rd., Belfast, Northern Ireland T9 6AQ. Call Mathew Hendry, 011-44-1232-385200.
West Belfast Festival, Culturalann Mnacadaim OFaich, 216 Falls Rd., Belfast, Northern Ireland. Call Georde Murtagh, 011-44-1232-313440.
Belfast Folk Festival, 249 Cavehill Rd., Belfast, Northern Ireland. Call Nigel Martin, 011-44- 1232-711547.
Bangor Aspects Festival of Literature/Bangor Visual Arts Festival, North Down Burrough Council, Town Hall, Bangor, Northern Ireland BT20 4BT; 011-44-1247-270371.
Appalachian and Bluegrass Festival, Ulster-American Folk Park, Mellon Rd., Castledown, Omagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland BT78 5QY; 011-44-1662-243292, fax 011-44-1662-24241; firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Creative Writers Network, 81/87 Academy St., Belfast, Northern Ireland BT1 2J5; 011- 44-1232-242910, fax 011-44-1232-312264.
Northern Ireland Film Commission, 21 Ormeau Ave., Belfast, Northern Ireland BT2 8HD.
Writing Across Borders Project and Shankhill Theatre Company, 1 Ballysillan Dr., Belfast, Northern Ireland BT14 8HQ; Tel./fax 011- 44-1232-391240.
Linen Hall Library, 17 Donegall Sq. N, Belfast, Northern Ireland BT1 5GD; 011-44-1232- 321707, fax 011-44-1232-43856.