Mela! Mela! Mela! - Bhorta o Bajna
April 14, 2024
Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Grn Rd, London E1 6LA
Oitij-jo | Bishwo Shahitto Kendro | Rich Mix - Sponsored by Spitalfields Society
Eid and Bengali New Year Celebration with family-friendly workshops and activities. Followed by lunch with Oitij-jo.
Bangladeshi Story Bunting
March 9, 2024
Saltburn Valley Gardens
Valley of Light - Stellar Projects
Storytelling lanterns created with artist Miki Rogers and residents at Hazelgrove Care Home to retell a beloved Bengali folktale.
World Book Day at Ormesby Hall
March 9, 2024
Ormesby Hall
Ormesby Hall - National Trust
Come write animal-inspired bilingual poetry with Rumana to celebrate World Book Day!
Imagine Children's Festival
February 8, 2024
Level 5 Function Room, Green Side, Royal Festival Hall
Southbank Centre
Our Mashy, Squishy Potato Party at Imagine Children's Festival!
Bhorta Bhorta Baby! at Discover
November 26, 2023
383-387 High Street, Stratford, London E15 4QZ
Discover Children's Story Centre
A Mashy, Squishy Potato Party at Discover Story Centre
Bhorta Bhorta Launch
November 21, 2023
Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London, E1 6LA
Oitij-jo | Brick Lane Bookshop | Spitalfields Society
Celebrating our upcoming book for toddlers. Details to be announced.
October 6, 2023
The Auxiliary, 31 Station Street, Middlesbrough, TS1 1SR
MOTHEROTHER | Sarah Maple | Nic Golightly | MAW
Exploring unseen elements associated with representation within the artworld for those with parenting or caring roles.
Middlesbrough Mela
September 10, 2023
Albert Park
Desiblitz | Miki Rogers | Dorman Museum
A hand-painted van will transform into an exhibition of fascinating objects that have been brought over to Teesside by migrants.
Ormesby Hall Storytelling
August 28, 2023
Ormesby Hall
National Literacy Trust | Ormesby Hall
A morning of exploring diverse and inclusive children’s books with young visitors at Ormesby hall, nestled in their cosy library. PC: Rachel Deakin
Kirkleatham Museum
August 20, 2023
Kirkleatham Museum
Kirkleatham Museum | Desiblitz | Miki Rogers
A hand-painted van will transform into an exhibition of fascinating objects that have been brought over to Teesside by migrants.
Gem Arts Book Fair
July 23, 2023
Bensham Grove Community Centre, Gateshead
Gem Arts | AdiDev Press | Parakeet Books
Part of Gem Arts Masala Festival, the book fair is a celebration of creators and characters of South Asian heritage in children’s publishing.
Playful Picnic
July 22, 2023
Exchange Square
Navigator North | Hi Street Festival
Riddle treasure hunt for special Bangla words, chalk drawings and storytelling as part of Hi-Street Festival's Playful Picnic. PC: Rachel Deakin
Riddle Writing Workshop
July 5, 2023
Pineapple Black
Navigator North | Queer Base
A fun riddle-writing workshop inspired by Bangla animal calls.
Refugee Week Storytelling
June 20, 2023
Kirkleatham Museum
Miki Rogers | Kirkleatham Museum
Bringing Bangla Folktales to Kirkleatham Museum to celebrate Refugee Week and launch our upcoming project on migration to Teesside.
Bangla Class
Breckon Hill Community Centre
Beginner level Bangla classes for children. Every Saturday from 11:00 - 13:30. Suitable for: age 5+
Poetry for Climate Action
Various schools
We're taking climate action to the classroom with poetry. This Autumn term, we're visiting schools in Bedale, Easingwold, Northallerton, Stokesley and Thirsk. Get in touch if you know a school that would like to take part.