08 October 2014, 18:00 - 21:00
2014 Coram Foundling Fellow, Lemn Sissay MBE, explores his life in care, past and present. Inspired by the lives of the foundlings and his Fellowship mural Superman was a Foundling, this inspirational and personal talk is followed by a screening of Sissay’s BBC documentary film Internal Flight.
09 October 2014, 13:00 - 14:00
Clarinettist Liam Harman performs in the beautiful surrounds of the Picture Gallery.
12 October 2014, 15:00 - 16:00
Cellist Felicity Vincent and pianist Oliver Davies return to the Museum to perform a programme including works by Beethoven.
17 October 2014, 14:30 - 15:30
Join Dr Gareth Williams for a talk accompanying the exhibition The Generous Georgian: Dr Richard Mead.
19 October 2014, 15:00 - 16:00
Dynamic ensemble Ellipsis Wind Quintet return to the Museum with a programme of twentieth-century classics.
20 October 2014
One-day cross-disciplinary conference in conjunction with our autumn exhibition, 'The Generous Georgian: Dr Richard Mead'
21 October 2014, 15:00 - 15:30
Join Curator Stephanie Chapman in the Introductory Gallery for a short in-focus talk on the temporary display, Foundlings at War: World War I.
23 October 2014, 10:30 - 11:30
Innovative classical babies’ concert created by mum and pianist, Miaomiao Yu
28 October 2014, 10:30 - 16:30
Join Melany Rose in the Picture Gallery to create a collaborative sculpture and bring the London Foundling Hospital building to life
29 October 2014, 10:30 - 16:30
Make your own eighteenth-century medicine kit inspired by Dr Mead