River and Rowing Museum
Mill Meadows, RG9 1BF
11.30am - 12.30pm
Netty Rawlings is a former curator of the River & Rowing Museum and recently wrote ‘The World of the Wind in the Willows' for Pitkin Guides.
Discover the background to the children's classic The Wind in the Willows and hear about the life of the book's author Kenneth Grahame. A shy man, he followed a career at The Bank of England and wrote in his spare time. He had all but given up writing when he began to make up bedtime stories for his son about a toad and his friends who lived by a river…
Coffee from 11am
Times and prices are subject to change. Contact venue before setting out.