Adventures with Robert Louis Stevenson

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Kate Russell

Explore the world with Robert Louis Stevenson

November 28, 2018

Longtime publisher Barry Penhale brings his literary love of story to the South Grey Museum on November 28th to explore the life and times of Robert Louis Stevenson. The renowned author of such classics as Treasure Island, Kidnapped and The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Stevenson was celebrated during his life by his readers and fellow writers. He led an exciting life from his modest upbringing as the son of a well-known Scottish lighthouse engineer to his world travels, which informed his constant literary offerings. From sailing the seas, crossing continents by rail and finally settling in the Samoan Islands follow the exploits of his short eventful life. Event begins at 7 p.m. Admission is $7 per person and $5 for museum members.