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Electric Medway / MSL / The History Detectives

July 6, 2023 | 11:15 am - 1:15 pm

Free

History Detectives Creative Writing Workshops are taking place on July 6. I

What brought you to Chatham?

Join in with creative writing workshops on Thursday 6th July at Chatham and Luton libraries to uncover and share migration stories. We are interested in those that have travelled to Medway, past and present, from near and far, to make this a place that we can all call home.

  • 11.15am-1.15pm, Chatham Library & Community Hub, Dock Rd, Chatham
    ME4 4TX
  • 3.00pm-4.30pm, Luton Library, 2 Nelson Terrace, Luton, Chatham ME5
    7LA

This is part of the History Detectives series that brings together stories inspired by local archives. The work will contribute towards an exhibition at Luton Library as part of Electric Medway festival.

The session will be led by writer Sam Hall.

Participants are encouraged to bring an object with them that is meaningful to them and their own heritage. Everyone is welcome and refreshments are provided.

Minimum participant age: 18
These sessions should be booked in advance with Medway Libraries in
person, over the phone: 01634 337799 or online using your library
card.

History Detectives is the sister to our Tressell’s Children project.
It is funded by The National Lottery Heritage Fund with additional support from Localgiving and Postcode Society Trust.
Thanks to money raised by #NationalLottery players.

Details

Date:
July 6, 2023
Time:
11:15 am - 1:15 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organiser

Chatham Library

Venue

Chatham Library and Community Hub
Dock Road
Chatham, ME4 4TX United Kingdom
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Phone
01634 337799