Events


Online Event: A Country Christmas at Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum

Monday 21 December, 7:30pm-9:15pm

General Admission £6, Concessions £3, Buy Now – View Later £3

The Lichfield Storytellers will be joining us this Christmas to share some of their favourite wintery tales from long ago. Hear their heart-warming stories of rural life – the customs and folklore, the legends, the ghosts!

For tickets, click here.

Please note: Our regular events are currently postponed until further notice.

Regular Events

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Words Alive!

Every Saturday

10:30am – 11:45pm

£3.00 per session, £2.00 for siblings. Book a block of 5 sessions for £12 (£10 siblings)

A weekly club for 8-12 year olds who love words! Read, write, create, act and illustrate in the inspiring setting of the Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum. Try your first session free! 

Please Contact Us to book.

 

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Birthplace Book Club

First Wednesday of the month, 1pm. Free. 


Friendly and informal group reading along with Radio 4’s Book Club show, new members welcome. 

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Birthplace Writers Group

Second Saturday of the month September - June, 2pm, Free

Facilitated by an experienced teacher, both beginners and current writers are welcome to this friendly adult group to nurture and fulfil their writing aspirations in our inspiring venue.

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Latin for Beginners

Tuesdays at 12:45pm (1 hr duration) from September 24th – December 3rd (no session on October 29th)

£5 per session, or book 5 sessions for £20

A friendly small-group course starting from the basics of the ancient language, led by an engaging and experienced life-long educator.

 

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Poetry Group

Third Thursday of every month

2:00pm, Free

An informal poetry reading and discussion group with a different theme every week.




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