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2018-01-12 10:00:00 to 2018-01-12 11:30:0012Jan2018

Under Five's Friday: Playsongs Plus

Friday, January 12, 2018 - 10:00 to 11:30

We are thrilled to welcome Nicky and Gill from Playsongs Plus, who will be leading a musical Under Five's Friday for us. Sessions start at 10am and 10.50am, but you are welcome to stay for both.

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2010-02-19 10:00:00 to 2010-02-19 16:00:0019Feb2010

Make a Mosaic

Friday, February 19, 2010 - 10:00 to 16:00

Led by Joanna Dewfall, these popular workshops are a great opportunity to make a personal, handmade gift. Suitable for 5+ in a family group. Mosaics cost £4-£6.

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2010-10-28 09:00:00 to 2010-10-28 12:00:0028Oct2010

Drumming Workshop with Kaya Drums

Thursday, October 28, 2010 - 10:00 to 13:00

Try something different and be part of a drumming circle. Together you will explore rhythm and percussion and create a performance at the end for family and friends. Suitable for 11-14 year olds.

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2015-08-24 23:00:0025Aug2015

Discovery Day with artist Charlotte Moreton

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Enjoy our last Discovery Day of the summer with artist Charlotte Moreton. This is your chance to  join in and make a HUGE sky painting inspired by Turner and his paintings of storms and sunsets.

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2012-02-14 10:30:00 to 2012-02-14 16:00:0014Feb2012

Half-Term Discovery Day

Tuesday, February 14, 2012 - 10:30 to 16:00

Step back in time to witness the skills of Stone Age tool makers with experts in pre-historic technologies John and Val Lord.

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2013-08-13 09:00:00 to 2013-08-13 15:00:0013Aug2013

Discovery Day: Tall Stories

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

Create and illustrate fantastical stories with storyteller Lizzie Bryant and artist Clare Proctor.

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2009-12-21 11:00:00 to 2009-12-21 15:00:0021Dec2009

Winter Solstice Decorations

Monday, December 21, 2009 - 11:00 to 15:00

Have fun together making traditional scented decorations to celebrate the Winter Solstice on the 21st December.

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2010-08-24 09:30:00 to 2010-08-24 14:30:0024Aug2010

Art Day - Scrap Animals

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 - 10:30 to 15:30

Summer Family Discovery Day. Art Day - Scrap Animals. Suitable for children age 5+. Children must be accompanied by an adult within all museum activities. Dress for mess. 

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2014-12-12 10:00:00 to 2014-12-12 11:30:0012Dec2014

Under Fives Friday

Friday, December 12, 2014 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities.  The theme for December is "Magical Christmas."  Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.

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2018-08-06 23:00:0007Aug2018

Discovery Day: Make Wartime Toys with Scrapstore

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm

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2014-04-11 09:00:00 to 2014-04-11 10:30:0011Apr2014

Under Fives Friday

Friday, April 11, 2014 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities. The theme for the April event is "Royal Wessex". Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.

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2017-05-19 17:00:00 to 2017-05-19 19:00:0019May2017

Museums at Night: Great Battles with Greg Chapman

Friday, May 19, 2017 - 18:00 to 20:00

History comes to life for Museums at Night with the amazing Greg Chapman. Back by popular demand, historical entertainer Greg will re-enact some of history’s greatest battles on our back lawn!

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2016-08-02 09:00:00 to 2016-08-02 15:00:0002Aug2016

Summer Discovery Day: Bringing Ancient Egypt to life with Music and Dance!

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00

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2016-01-09 10:30:00 to 2016-01-09 13:00:0009Jan2016

Young Curators Club: Design your own poster

Saturday, January 9, 2016 - 10:30 to 13:00

Join us for a fun adventure bringing history to life in our new Young Curators Club.

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2011-07-26 09:30:00 to 2011-07-26 14:30:0026Jul2011

Family Discovery Day: Marine Archaeology

Tuesday, July 26, 2011 - 10:30 to 15:30

Discover:  Marine Archaeology. Share stories and make boats with Willie Rambles, the lighthouse keeper,  in his weird and wonderful home.

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2019-10-30 14:00:00 to 2019-10-31 16:00:0030Oct2019

October Half Term: Make an IMPRINT - SOUL: Symphonies in String

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 14:00 to Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 16:00

Celebrating Drawing and all insp

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2012-10-30 10:30:00 to 2012-10-30 15:30:0030Oct2012

Be Inspired - Big Draw Discovery Day

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 10:30 to 15:30

Be inspired, get drawing and take a line for a walk with us on our Big Draw day.

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2019-02-19 10:00:00 to 2019-02-19 16:00:0019Feb2019

February Half Term: Discovery Day Snap Back in Time

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00

Drop in sessions from 10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm

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2020-02-14 10:00:00 to 2020-02-14 11:30:0014Feb2020

Under Five's Friday: Valentines!

Friday, February 14, 2020 - 10:00 to 11:30

For Under Five's this month, we will be getting super-creative and exploring lots of art techniques all on a romantic Valentine’s Day theme.

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2016-09-09 09:00:00 to 2016-09-09 10:30:0009Sep2016

Under Five's Friday: Rainbows with Liza Morgan

Friday, September 9, 2016 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore the magic of colour with artist Liza Morgan  and inspired by John Constable.

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