Join us to celebrate Robert Southey’s 246th Birthday and find out more about Keswick’s famous poet Laureate.
- Star of Digby Days, Becky Cole – and Digby of course – will be reading Six Dinner Sid. Goldilocks and just the one bear. There are cats in this book.
- We’ll have eight bookable socially-distanced family bubbles (3 per bubble) – book on Eventbrite or by contacting the museum.
- The event will be live-streamed on our Facebook page for those that would prefer it
- Enter via the main door – this event is in Gallery Two
12.00-16.00: Ask the Expert
- Charlotte May, who has been running the Southey Residency on our social media pages will be on hand in the Literature Zone with extra rarely-seen Southey objects from our collection
- This is a unique chance to find out more about Robert Southey. No need to book – this is included in your admission price to the museum
17.30-18.00 Virtual Tour + Q&A
- Charlotte will be posting a guided look at our Southey items and then taking questions on our Facebook page.