EVENTS 2024

Life on the Edge A&L Festival, Creative Writing Workshops in the Museum

Join author and poet Angela Locke for three hours of inspiration, writing and chat. The workshops are suitable for all abilities and will use the museum, its collections and the landscape on the edge of the Solway. There will be a short break, participants are welcome to bring along a snack, a sandwich or a picnic to enjoy over a chat. The workshops are £5 / session or you can book all six for £25. Places are limited and must be booked: Telephone the museum on 01900 816168 or email senhousemuseum@aol.com. Dates and times of the workshops are:

Tuesday 20th February, 11am - 2pm
Tuesday 27th February, 11am - 2pm
Tuesday 12th March, 11am - 2pm
Tuesday 26th March, 11am - 2pm
Tuesday 16th April, 11am - 2pm
Tuesday 7th May, 11am - 2pm

Friday 1st - Sunday 3rd March: Life! on the Edge
Maryport Arts and Literature Festival weekend at the Museum

The festival can be enjoyed at various venues in Maryport and the Solway Coast with writing, art and craft workshops where anyone is welcome to create, and performances and 'meet the author' events. The main festival weekend at the museum is scheduled for Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd March. See the festival page for more details.

Events may be subject to change