International Slavery Museum
Special events – April – June 2009
– Special events –
1–4pm April 12, May 3, 4
See African woodcarving on the Life in West Africa gallery (suitable for all)
1–4pm April 19, May 31, June 2
Meet our demonstrator and learn about life in West Africa before transatlantic slavery. (all)
1–4pm April 14, May 28
Join us for an arts and crafts session inspired by the colourful world of the carnival. (all)
– Workshops –
1.30, 2.30 & 3.30pm April 6, 7, May 25, 26
Feel the beat with an afternoon of African drumming and tribal dance. (all)
African arts and crafts
1–4pm April 16, June 7
Try your hand at African art and make your own mask to take home. (all)
1–4pm May 17
Make your own clay sculptures based on West African culture and the use of Uli designs. (all)
1-4pm April 26
Drop-in for a fun-filled afternoon of craft activities and learn about the art of African Batik.
1-4pm June 13, 14
Celebrate the cultural diversity of Liverpool in this arts & crafts session.
– Storytelling –
Tales from Africa
1.30, 2.30 & 3.30pm May 10
Our interactive storytelling session will transport you to Africa. (all).
– Performance –
2 & 3pm April 13, May 24*
Based on the true story of William and Ellen Craft, this performance tells of Ellen’s personal journey from enslavement to freedom.
*2pm performance on May 24 will be BSL interpreted
The wonderful adventures of Mrs Seacole
2* & 3pm April 15, June 28
A moving performance about the life of Mary Seacole, a nurse in the Crimean War. (all)
*2pm performances will be BSL interpreted