Thurs 25th February
5.30pm – 6.30pm a free Youth Council workshop for 16-30-year-olds with the former Frome youth mayor. Reserve a place from email@example.com
7.30pm Talk: Flatpack Democracy
In Frome, Somerset local people have achieved an extraordinary revolution in how their council runs and have revitalized local politics. 5 Speakers from Frome are coming to Bridport to tell us about their ‘Flatpack Democracy’. All welcome. Organised by STIR. Entry: £4
Sat 12th March
International Women’s Day Celebration focuses on Women Writers, all welcome.
5.30 for 6pm Play: Five Break the Spell Join The Bookshop and members of Bridfem for a delightful evening of family friendly fun with a Participatory Pop-up Play where you can join in as actors or audience. Our play, about a certain well-known British children’s author who set many of her adventures in Dorset, will be led by Beth Shaw, co-author of The Domestic Theatre Handbook. The Bookshop will have a stall of books for sale by and about women. Admission Free/Donation, with tea and coffee.
8pm Autonomy Films presents: An Angel at My Table Jane Campion’s award-winning 1990 film of Janet Frame’s autobiography tells of her childhood in New Zealand and her triumph over mental illness to become a successful writer. (Colour, 2hrs 38mins)
Admission £3 or less if you’re skint Vegetarian soup on sale from 7.30pm.