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Museum Opening Times

We will be reopening the museum at University Centre Shrewsbury in October 2019. Watch this space for more details.


Mythstories' Events

with my thread and needle NOW until Saturday 19th October 2019

Shrewsbury Library, Castle Gates, Shrewsbury. SY1 2AS


"The Death Of Cock Robin"
by Joseph Scrobb



See this fascinating exhibition of illustrations based on the famous Nursery Rhyme ... and come along to the special performance (see October's events).



Free entry during Library opening hours.

Lottery Funded by Arts Council England, and with support from Shropshire Council.


the story circle Wednesday 16th October 2019 from 6.00pm to 7.00pm

at The Business Lounge, University Centre Shrewsbury, Guildhall, Frankwell Quay, Shrewsbury. SY3 8HQ


starting with story

learn how to tell stories
in hour long sessions
once a month (every 3rd Wednesday)
at the home of stories.

Age 16+

Free, but please book in advance at eventbrite.

with support from Shropshire Council.


the Death of Cock Robin Thursday 24th October 2019 6.30pm to 7.30pm

Room SGH026, University Centre Shrewsbury, Guildhall, Frankwell Quay, Shrewsbury. SY3 8HQ


"The Death Of Cock Robin"
by Joseph Scrobb



See this unique performance based on the famous Nursery Rhyme ... and reflecting on the works in the Castle Gates Library Exhibition above.



Free entry but please reserve your ticket at eventbrite.


Lottery Funded by Arts Council England, and with support from Shropshire Council.


Looking out over Clee Common Saturday 2nd November 2019 - 12.00 noon
meet at Clee Hill Village Car Park (by the Cattle Grid), Clee Hill Village, Nr. Ludlow, Shropshire.


Telling Space Family Storytelling Club
Clee Common Storywalk
Join storytellers Suzanne & Jake Thomas - bring a story, a riddle or a song or just listen and enjoy.
Duration approx. 100 minutes.


Suitable for everyone - children must be accompanied by an adult.
Pops up at different heritage and story sites in Shropshire & the Welsh Borderlands each month.
new families welcome to join at any time.


FREE to secure your Storywalkers Permit register at eventbrite
A Chance to Listen - An Opportunity to Tell


the story circle Thursday 7th November 2019 from 6.00pm to 7.00pm

at The Business Lounge, University Centre Shrewsbury, Guildhall, Frankwell Quay, Shrewsbury. SY3 8HQ


the story circle


An early evening event for adults fascinated by stories.
Come along and tell a five minute traditional tale.
Spend the rest of the hour listening to others telling their favourite story.


Free, but please book in advance at eventbrite.


with support from Co-op Community Fund and Shropshire Council.


The Indian storytelling box Wednesday 13th November 2019 at 11.00am to 12.30pm & 1.30pm to 3.00pm

Room SGH302, University Centre Shrewsbury, Guildhall, Frankwell Quay, Shrewsbury. SY3 8HQ

Home Ed Group 6 : Using and making storytelling artefacts
Khavad, a box with many doors and one story


Arts, crafts and stories for 814 year olds and their partners in education.

The day consists of two sessions, please bring a packed lunch for the breaktime.
Children must be accompanied at all times.

Limited places, please book in advance - 10 per family (please note that due to a lack of sufficient external funding this is NOT refundable on the day)
To secure your place go to eventbrite please note you will be charged a small extra booking fee which is not refundable.

with support from Shropshire Council.


The Pirate Parade to University Centre Shrewsbury, 2019


"Really enjoyable. Always had a smile on my face. Love storytelling thank you!"

"How well science and myth can be combined when enthusiastically and entertainingly presented excellent!"

"Friendly + something for everyone. Learnt a new story + more about the world we live in."

"Great fun + entertaining as well as educational. Thank you. X"



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