skip to main content

Family Friendly Clubs and Workshops

/media/whatson/library/hlf_logo_job_sites-custom.pngA choice of activities for the local community, providing opportunities for a deeper level of engagement with our collections  for Families and Young People.

This includes workshops, holiday clubs and monthly meetings.

 

photo of children in the club

Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

04 April

Theme: My Favourite Black Country Object - Celebrating 40yrs of BCLM. Take part in our holiday...

photo of children doing research

Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

11 April

Theme: My Favourite Black Country Object - Celebrating 40yrs of BCLM. Take part in our holiday...

canal art photo

Canal Art Family Learning Workshops

07 May

Come and learn the traditional techniques of canal art in a fun and friendly atmosphere.  ...

photo of Candle

Family Candle Making: Spring Flowers

27 May

Learn traditional candle making technique in our half day workshop. Family members of all ages...

photo of children doing research

Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

30 May

Theme: Black Country inventors and manufacturers. Take part in our holiday club exploring the...

photo of children doing research

Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

25 July

Theme: Seaside Holidays. Take part in our holiday club exploring the past* Join us to...

photo of pottery

Family Pottery

27 July

Come and take part together in a fun and creative workshop for family members of all ages and...

photo of pottery

Family Pottery (Members Only)

27 July

Come and take part together in a fun and creative workshop for family members of all ages and...

photo of children doing research

Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

01 August

Theme: Leisure time at home. Take part in our holiday club exploring the past* Join us to...

photo of metal petals

Family Metal Petals workshop

07 August

Come and create a metal flower. Learn the technique of metal forming and embossing to shape and...

enamelling

Copper & Enamel Flowers Workshop

07 August

Come and create a metal and enamel flower. Learn the technique of metal forming and embossing to...

photo of children doing research

Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

08 August

Theme: Working holidays. Take part in our holiday club exploring the past* Join us to...

photo of felt insects

Family Introduction to Felt Making

14 August

Learn about the history of the craft while developing a fantastic piece to take home. This two...

photo of children doing research

Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

15 August

Theme: Days trips with the railway. Take part in our holiday club exploring the past* Join...

Family Pewter Casting

Family Pewter Casting

21 August

Come and take part together in a fun and creative workshop. Learn the techniques of metal...

photo of children doing research

Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

22 August

Theme: Holiday Fashion. Take part in our holiday club exploring the past* Join us to...

photo of children researching

Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

29 August

Theme: Holiday Parks. Take part in our holiday club exploring the past* Join us to undertake...

photo of girl ragrugging

Family Rag Rug Making Workshop

30 August

Come and learn the traditional techniques of rag rug making with a modern twist in a fun and...

photo of candle

Family Candle Making: Bees Wax

28 October

Explore the season and work with traditional Bees wax. Create a shaped Bees Wax candle and try...

photo of young curators

Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

31 October

Theme: Terrifying Tales. Take part in our holiday club exploring the past* Join us to...

Back to events

Your Feedback
Your Feedback
BCLM Newsletter
Join Newsletter