New Activities & Events - February - March
Half-Term Treasure Hunt
Take home a piece of the Idea Store treasure – but only if you can find all the hidden clues!
Tuesday 13 February, 2:30 - 3:30pm
Trails for Treasure
Set off on a journey through the Idea Store, and find the hiding places of the bronze, silver and gold boxes!
Thursday 15 February, 2:30 - 3:30pm
Exhibition: Women on Strike
Looking at the Matchgirls, Ford Dagenham and Grunwick
Friday 1 - Saturday 31 March
What is it like to be a Woman?
Reflecting on women’s place on society, confidence and self-esteem building
Saturday 17 March, 2:00 - 4:00pm
Why Should Women Write?
Creative writing class for women
Saturday 24 March, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Author Event: Biographer of Kathleen Connolly
A hundred years after the first women won the right to vote, this event explores the contribution of the socialist suffragette Sylvia Pankhurst. Katherine Connelly, author of Sylvia Pankhurst: Suffragette, Socialist and Scourge of Empire, tells the inspiring story of Pankhurst’s creation of a militant mass movement of working-class suffragettes in East London, the huge campaigns they organised and the impact they had.
Saturday 24 March, 2:00 - 3:00pm