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Family Friendly Clubs and Workshops

A 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.

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Get Closer: Museum Toys

24 July - 24 July

Get closer to our toy collection.

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Family Introduction to Pottery Workshop - Sold Out

26 July - 26 July

Come and take part together in a fun and creative workshop

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Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

31 July - 31 July

Take part in our holiday club exploring the past*

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Family Print Making Workshop

01 August - 01 August

Join us and have a go at drypoint printing.

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Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

07 August - 07 August

Take part in our holiday club exploring the past*

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Family Metal Petals workshop

08 August - 08 August

Learn the techniques of metal forming and embossing

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Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

14 August - 14 August

Take part in our holiday club exploring the past*

Enamel Workshop

Family Workshop: Enamel Plaques

15 August - 15 August

Come and learn about the wonderful art of enamelling - fusing glass to metal.

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Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

21 August - 21 August

Take part in our holiday club exploring the past*

Pewter Casting

Family Pewter Casting

22 August - 22 August

Learn the traditional techniques of sandcasting

Pewter Casting

Family Pewter Casting - Members Only

22 August - 22 August

Learn the traditional techniques of sandcasting

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Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

28 August - 28 August

Take part in our holiday club exploring the past*

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Family Rag Rug Making Workshop

29 August - 29 August

Come and learn the traditional techniques of rag rug making

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Family Workshop: Canal Art

21 September - 21 September

Come and learn canal art in a fun and friendly atmosphere

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Family Workshop: Canal Art (Members Only)

21 September - 21 September

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Family Workshop: Candle Making

27 October - 27 October

Join us and have a go at making candles

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Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

30 October - 30 October

Take part in our holiday club exploring the past*

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