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Harvest Festival

Dig for Victory

30 September - 01 October

Experience the harvest season in wartime Britain as we transform home-grown fruit and vegetables...

Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival Service

01 October

Join  Volunteers - The Friends of the Museum, as they bring the 1837 Darby Hand Chapel to...

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Knit and Natter to help BCLM

06 October

Do You Enjoy A Good Yarn? Bring your knitting for a cuppa and a cant Knitting volunteers are...

Rag rug making

Rag Rug Making - Sold Out

07 October

This course has now sold out - please see similar courses on our  programme of Heritage...

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Sweet Making Experience - Sold Out

07 October

This event has now sold out - please see similar activities on our programme of  experience...

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Victorian Bakery Experience - Sold Out

07 October

This event has now sold out - please see similar activities on our programme of   ...

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Fireside Tales

07 October

 Speech and song, story and verse, write it down, tell them from memory or off the cuff...

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Junior Heritage Skills Workshops

07 October

Come and take part in a range of hands-on traditional art and craft activities to develop your...

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Learning by Lamplight

14 October

An evening event linked to the Historic Lighting Weekend celebrating the wonderful world of...

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Victorian Bakery & Sweet Making Experience - Sold Out

14 October

This event has now sold out - please see similar activities on our programme of   ...

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Forge Experience Day

14 October

A "hands on" experience of Blacksmithing under the experienced guidance of our Locksmith...

candlelight

Historic Lighting Weekend

14 October - 15 October

Join us as we take you on a journey of light. Learn about how we moved from candlelight to...

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Knit and Natter to help BCLM

20 October

Do You Enjoy A Good Yarn? Bring your knitting for a cuppa and a cant Knitting volunteers are...

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Foul Foods - Half Term Activities

21 October - 29 October

Become a Victorian food detective this half-term and help us separate foul foods from tasty...

candles

Introduction to Candle Making - Sold Out

21 October

This course has now sold out - please see similar courses on our programme of Heritage Skills...

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Candle Making Family Learning Workshops

22 October

Learn two traditional candle making techniques –container candles and soya wax pillar...

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Halloween Nights

25 October - 28 October

Get ready for a frightfully good evening of entertainment at the Black Country Living...

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Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

25 October

Take part in our FREE holiday club    exploring the past* Join us to undertake...

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The Locksmith's House - Horrible Willenhall Histories

28 October

From 11am - 4pm Horrible Willenhall Histories, Spooky themed trail and family friendly ghost...

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