Past Event: Pub Quiz & Disco

Date: Friday 4th November 2016 Time: 7pm onwards. How well do you know the Shelley’s ? Bring your mates for the quiz, featuring Thee Chairman. Location: The Percy Florence Shelley Weatherspoons Pub, Boscombe . Map. Cost: Free How to book: Just turn up! Access to the venue: Full access for wheelchair users. Nearest parking behind Sainsburys on Hawkwood Road.

Past Event: Puppet Making

Giant Puppet Making Workshops Date: Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th November 2016 Time: 11 am – 3 pm Join our visiting artist from ‘Raventales’ in the creation of two Giant interactive parade puppets with moving parts. We need you to help us build a 10ft Parade Giant of Dr. Frankenstein’s Monster and transform our Giant…

Past Event: Meet Mary’s Monster

Date: Saturday 5th November 2016 Time: 11am – 4pm Pop up theatre and readings in Bournemouth Town Centre: the Triangle, Old Christchurch Road, Horseshoe Common and the Lansdowne. ‘Meet Frankenstein, his monster and their creator’ costumed characters around the town, enjoy performances and learn about their lives & loves. Location: Bournemouth Town Centre: the Triangle, Old Christchurch…

Past Event: Coda Fiddle Orchestra Frankenstein Concert

Date: Saturday 5th November 2016 Time: 11.30am Join the Coda Fiddle Orchestra to celebrate the history of misunderstood monsters in the minds of our children. Music will be taken from shows and films such as Beauty and the Beast, Adams Family, Jurassic Park, Phantom of the Opera and a special musical theatre on the Frankenstein theme….

Past Event: Shelley Heritage Walk (Boscombe)

Date: Saturday 5th November 2016 Time: 2pm to 4pm Come on a walk through history following in the steps of the Shelley family in Boscombe. Discover why they set up home in Boscombe and walk in their footsteps, ending up at their house! Location: Meet at the Heritage Museum –  Unit 4 inside the Sovereign Centre.  Map. Cost: £4.00 per…

Past Event: Thanksgiving for Mary & Percy B. Shelley

Date: Sunday 6th November 2016 Time: 10am Celebrating Marriage – Thanksgiving for Mary & Percy B. Shelley “Goodnews@10” is a monthly service, beginning with coffee (free), aiming to engage people in a lively conversation about topics on which there will be a variety of views. We shall explore various understandings of what the Bible has to say,…

Past Event: Meet Mary’s Monster

Date: Sunday 6th November 2016 Time: 11am – 4pm Pop up theatre and readings in Bournemouth Town Centre: the Triangle, Old Christchurch Road, Horseshoe Common and the Lansdowne. ‘Meet Frankenstein, his monster and their creator’ costumed characters around the town, enjoy performances and learn about their lives & loves. Location: Bournemouth Town Centre: the Triangle, Old Christchurch…

Past Event: Live Art Sessions

Live Art Sessions with Lucan Art Date: Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th November Saturday 19th November Time: 10 am – 5 pm Creative Kids have commissioned local artist Miroslav Lucan from Lucan Art to create a legacy piece to celebrate literary icon, Mary Shelley and her novel Frankenstein. More about the artist’s collection can be…

Past Event: Monster Costume Making

Free Monster costume workshops for all ages. Date: From October 22 to November 18 Time: 10am-5pm Monday to Saturday and 11am-4pm Sundays Location: Heritage Museum, Art Gallery and Gift Shop, Unit 4 of the Sovereign Centre, Boscombe Cost: FREE Join the parade! Come and be part of the Mary Shelley Frankenstein Festival on Saturday, November…

Past Event: Digital Arts

Digital Arts Workshops Time: 3 – 5:30 pm Dates: Tuesday 1st & Thursday 3rd November Tuesday 8th & Thursday 10th November Tuesday 15th & Thursday 17th November Creative Kids are offering free after school digital arts workshops to children age 8+. The aim is to explore the works of Mary Shelley and create a piece…

Past Event: Feminism, Frankenstein and the Future

Date: Monday 7th November 2016 Time: 9am – 5pm ‘Fear not that I shall be the instrument of future mischief’ – Feminism, Frankenstein and the Future. Public seminar The BU Women’s Academic Network and Bournemouth Shelley-Frankenstein Steering Group join with the ESRC Festival of Social Science for a 1-day event of seminars and panel discussions….

Past Event: Love and Horror! Mary Shelley’s Diary

Date: Tuesday 8th November 2016 Time: 3pm Love and Horror! Mary Shelley’s Diary: readings from Mary Shelley’s journals. Exclusive insight into the scandal, heartbreak and creativity of Mary Shelley’s life. Location: Bournemouth Library at 22 The Triangle Bournemouth BH2 5RQ Map. Cost: Free. How to book: No need to book. Access to the venue: Regular bus service. Nearby…