Events: Thursday 8th November

Events
Thursday 8th November

Tony de Saulles
Bee Boy

9:45-10:30: Thursday 8th November

Subscription Rooms, Ballroom
Tickets £3: Available from Stroud Subscription Rooms

Join Tony to discover his top secret illustrations tips in a bee drawing workshop, uncover fascinating bee facts, and ‘bee’ immersed in an action-packed story that will leave you buzzing with excitement!

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Ade Adepitan
Ade's Amazing Ade-ventures: Battle of the Cyborg Cat

11:30 - 12:30: Thursday 8th November

Subscription Rooms, Ballroom
Tickets £3: Available from Stroud Subscription Rooms

Ade is the new kid on Parsons Road and it’s not easy to make friends when you look different to everyone else.

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Caroline Lawrence
The Roman Quests

13.15 - 14.15: Thursday 8th November

Subscription Rooms, Ballroom
Tickets £3: Available from Stroud Subscription Rooms

Prepare to journey back in time with the mega-bestselling author of “The Roman Mysteries” series as she tells us all about the fantastic facts she has learned while researching her brilliant new adventure series, “The Roman Quests”.

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Alexia Clark
Meet the Curator: Rare Books from the Museum in the Park's Collection

14.00 - 16.00 : Thursday 8th November

The Museum in the Park
This is a free event; Contact The Museum in the Park for information

Come along and meet curator Alexia Clark for the opportunity to see some of the Museum’s rarest books, and hear about their histories.

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Cynthia Jefferies
The Outrageous Fortune of Abel Morgan: Book Launch

19:30 - 20:30 : Thursday 8th November

The Museum in the Park
Tickets free: Please book in advance at the Museum in the Park, Stroud

You are invited to join Stroud author, Cynthia Jefferies for the launch of her gripping new historical novel which opens in south west England in the 17th century, before voyaging the high seas to Constantinople, and Jamaica.

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Emma Evans
Graphic Novel Workshop for 11-14 year olds

10.00 - 15.00 : Thursday 8th November

The Museum in the Park
This is a free event. Contact The Museum in the Park for information

Join illustrator Emma Evans and learn how to design and create your own graphic novel

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Daljit Nagra
Award-Winning Poet & Broadcaster

19:30 : Thursday 8th November

Wycliffe College
Tickets £8 / £5 Students: Available from Stroud Subscription Rooms

A compelling evening of poetry performance by award-winning poet and broadcaster Daljit Nagra, hosted by Wycliffe College.

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Will McCallum and Claudi Williams
How to Give Up Plastic: Changing the World, One Plastic Bottle at a Time

20:00 - 21:00: Thursday 8th November

Lansdown Hall
Tickets £10: Available from Stroud Subscription Rooms

Plastic pollution is the environmental scourge of our age, but how can we make a difference? Join Will McCallum, Head of Oceans at Greenpeace to find out.

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Calling Local Authors!
You Write it, Now Share it: Open Mic Night

From 20:30: Thursday 8th November

The Alehouse
Tickets free for performers; audience pay what you think (suggested donation in aid of Festival, £2)

We know there’s a wealth of writing talent out there in the Five Valleys, and now we want you to bring that talent to Stroud Book Festival!

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Book Binding Workshop with Ursula Jenkins

10.30 - 15:30 : Saturday 10th November

The Museum in the Park
Tickets £40/£35 concessions. Booking necessary, please call on 01453 763394.

This workshop is suitable for beginners who’d like to make and bind a ‘proper book’ in a day!

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