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Storytelling with Wendy Shearer

24 September 2022, 1.00pm

Wendy Shearer
Wendy Shearer
24 September 2022, 1.00pm – 3.30pm

Storytelling with Wendy Shearer

Join Wendy Shearer on the lower lawn at Chelsea Physic Garden as she shares African and Caribbean folktales which celebrate plants and nature.
 Book a free Open Day ticket to access the venue

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The event

Wendy Shearer will be based at Chelsea Physic Garden on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 September. She will be telling interactive stories based on African and Caribbean folktales that celebrate plants and nature.

Session times:

  • 1.00pm – 1.30pm
  • 2.00pm – 2.30pm
  • 3.00pm – 3.30pm

Book your free Open Day ticket to attend this event, or one of the other family friendly activities happening at Chelsea Physic Garden throughout the day.

The sponsor

This event is kindly sponsored by Cadogan.

The supporter

Chelsea History Festival’s family offer is supported by Garden House School.

The performer

Wendy Shearer is a professional storyteller and author who brings stories from her African and Caribbean heritage to life. Her participatory style encourages all ages (from babies upwards) to get involved.

Wendy is the author of three books: African and Caribbean Folktales, Myths and Legends; Bedtime Stories: Beautiful Black Tales from the Past; and Caribbean Folktales: Stories from the Islands and the Windrush Generation.

Venue information

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24 September 2022
1.00pm - 3.30pm
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Chelsea Physic Garden
66 Royal Hospital Road
London, SW3 4HS United Kingdom