Family: Dickens Day - Boz and the Boy
06 July 2013, 10:30 - 16:30
Join author Kevin Millicheap and illustrator Freddie Darke for a workshop based on their e-book, Boz & the Boy.
Boz & the Boy tells the story of the young Charles Dickens and his encounter with a Foundling Hospital pupil. Families will work together to write a new conclusion to the story, illustrate their ideas in large scale, and see their work turned into an e-book!
For children aged 7 plus and their families.
Free for children and up to two accompanying adults with Museum admission.
Workshops will run from 10:30-12:30 and 13:30-15:30.
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