Southampton Central Library Events

SO:Write Women Writing Workshop
Expired
Southampton Central Library
Oct 21, 2017
Led by 2014 Bath Novel of the Year Winner, Joanna Barnard. Write, learn and share in this creative workshop. 10:15am
Let’s Draw Manga!
Expired
Southampton Central Library
Oct 24, 2017
Learn to draw Manga style faces and expressions, design your own character and create a story, with comic creator and illustrator Karen Rubins. Artists aged 7-11. 2pm
Eric Ngalle Charles
Incoming
Southampton Central Library
Oct 24, 2017
The acclaimed writer, poet and playwright talks about his journey from Cameroon as an asylum seeker, how he developed as a writer to deal with the trauma, and began working as a champion and organiser of black and ethnic minority writers. 6pm
Southampton to the New World
Expired
Southampton Central Library
Oct 24, 2017
"Emigrants: Why the English Sailed to the New World" author, James Evans, takes us on a journey to discover why people sailed to North America in the seventeenth century and the important role played by Southampton in making it happen. 7:30pm
Magical Stuff: A Fantasy Writing Workshop
Expired
Southampton Central Library
Oct 24, 2017
Learn how to write fantasy fiction. Discover everything you need to make your words truly enchanting, with the help of Southampton Libraries Writer in Residence, Nazneen Ahmed. for 10-16 year olds. 10:30am
Hush Little Baby with Joanna Barnard
Expired
Southampton Central Library
Oct 25, 2017
Award-winning novelist, Joanna Barnard, joins Southampton Central Library's reading group to discuss her new novel "Hush Little Baby". 6:30pm
The Fairytale Hairdresser – Abie Longstaff
Expired
Southampton Central Library
Oct 25, 2017
Enter a fantastical world with children's author Abie Longstaff and The Fairytale Hairdresser. Perfect for families, Abie will be reading from her latest book, "The Fairytale Hairdresser & Aladdin". 11am
We Die Like Brothers: The Sinking of the SS Mendi
Expired
Southampton Central Library
Oct 26, 2017
Marine archaeologist Graham Scott describes the sinking of the SS Mendi 100 years ago with the tragic loss of over 800 men. The majority were black South Africans sent to the UK to help with the war effort. 7:30pm
Southampton Sight Writers Salon Workshop
Expired
Southampton Central Library
Oct 27, 2017
Are you a writer with a disability? Join Matt West for this workshop session. 10:15am
CSI Southampton
Expired
Southampton Central Library
Oct 28, 2017
Crime fiction meets crime fact. Get your questions answered and interrogate a panel featuring crime authors Pauline Rowson and Graham Hurley, plus real life crime experts DCI Mandy Horsburgh and CSI Carolyn Lovell. 10:30am