Grandad’s Island



Dance it… Move it… Craft it… Sing it… Make it… Grow it… Bring it to Grandad’s Island
Inspired by Grandad’s Island, the award-winning picture book by local author-illustrator Benji Davies, will you join local residents as they launch an ambitious project at Walthamstow Garden Party?

Story Lounge Listings

Saturday 13 July 

12pm - 6pm Creative activities hosted by Scribble & Smudge

1pm - Benji Davies - Creative workshop 

2.30pm - Three Valleys Male Voice Choir - Sea Shanties

3pm - Sea Shanties Workshop with Musical Director Virginia Firnberg

3pm - Drawing Workshop with Middlesex University - meet at 3pm 

4pm - Procession - Follow the flock, meet at the Nest at 4pm

4.30pm - Three Valleys Male Voice Choir

5pm - Benji Davies - Reading and Live Drawing from Grandad’s Island

6.30pm - Stories and Supper

 

Sunday 14 July 

12pm - 6pm Creative activities hosted by Scribble & Smudge

1.30pm - Chapel End Juniors Enchanted Forest poetry

2pm - Forest Poets - Open Mic by the local Poetry society group

3pm - Drawing Workshop with Middlesex University - meet at 3pm

3.30pm - Chapel End Juniors Enchanted Forest poetry

4pm - Procession - Follow the flock, meet at the Nest at 4pm

5pm - Babel Project curated by The Mill - Grandad’s Island read in several languages

TBC - We will be experimenting with sampling sounds to create a soundscape for Grandad’s Island - if this is something you would like to be involved with, do get in touch at [email protected]