Events 2014

Autumn & Winter

Lots of exciting activities and events take place throughout the year at the Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum. From school holiday fun to adult art workshops, exhibitions and drama there is something for all. View our 2014 Autumn & Winter events leaflet Details of our 2015 events coming soon!

Art Workshops
Third Tuesday of each month, 6.30pm
Next Workshop: Tuesday February 17
Create striking paintings and drawings in our monthly mixed media workshops led by award
winning artist Carole Collier. Individual attention in small, friendly sessions with a different theme each month
£10 per session including all materials and refreshments. Contact Us for more details or to make a booking

Birthplace Book Club
Friendly and informal group reading along with Radio 4ís Book Club show, new members very welcome
First Wednesday of the month, 1pm
Next meeting: February 4th, reading 'Master When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit' by Judith Kerr

Bookworms United!
Next sessions: Saturday 10 and 24 January
Read, explore and enjoy popular titles in our Fortnightly book and activity club for 7-10 year olds. New Bookworms already very welcome!
£4 per session including books and refreshments, discounts for family groups. Please Contact Us to book

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Please note that most of our events take place in the first-floor Birth Room, requiring access via many unavoidable steps. Please Contact Us if you would like more information about access. Standard entry to the museum is free of charge

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