Family Day 2020

Emily Grossman, Kjartan Poskitt, Dani Rabaiotti, Michael Rosen

02/02/2020 11:00 am
Kings Place,

Join us for a day of fun family events at Kings Place on the 2nd February 2020. We’ll be hosting four of your favourite authors for kids aged 9 and above, with topics from science to escapism!


11.00 am – zoologist Dani Rabaiotti gives us a slime-filled session on gooey creatures from all over the world

12.30 pm – Dr Emily Grossman makes our brains fizz with science questions

2.30 pm – Kjartan Poskitt thrills us with tales of Houdini – the world’s greatest escape artist

3.00 pm – Michael Rosen discovers what happened to his family with his new book The Missing

JBW Family Day is taking place in Association with PJ Library and Jewish Child’s Day.

Emily Grossman

Dr Emily Grossman is an internationally acclaimed science author, broadcaster and TV personality. She’s an expert in molecular biology and genetics with a PhD in cancer research.

Kjartan Poskitt

Kjartan Poskitt’s Murderous Maths books have sold millions in over 30 countries, and over the last 20 years he has performed his hilarious maths shows all over the UK and Ireland.

Dani Rabaiotti

Dani Rabaiotti is a zoologist who studies African wild dogs and climate change at London Zoo.

Michael Rosen

Michael Rosen is a poet, broadcaster, former Children’s Laureate and a recipient of one of France’s top honours: Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. He has presented BBC Radio 4’s Word of Mouth since 1996.