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On Now until Wed 8th April, 2020

Tiny Tuesday Special: Hop Stop!

FREE gallery game for under-fives Usual opening times

Wed 8th April, 2020, 10am to 12pm

Wednesday Wotsits!

Come and make a wotsit with us! Will it be a badge or a keyring? 10am-12.00pm Drop in activity £1.00 per child/item made

Thu 9th April, 2020, 10am to 12pm

Make It!

Join us on gallery for some art and craft activities – Make It! Small charge for activities 10.00am - 12.00pm

Sat 11th April, 2020, 10am to 11am

Drop spindle basics

Start out on your spinning journey with the ancient technique of drop spinning. Great for beginners who are keen to learn how to convert fibre into yarn. In this 2 hour course you will be introduced to the art of drop spinning using a simple top..

Sat 11th April, 2020, 1pm to 2pm

Spring needle felting

We are running our popular needle felting course with a Spring theme. We will be making Spring themed items, although you are, of course, welcome to use the technique to make any items you fancy. Expect to see sheep, flowers and easter eggs. In this..

Wed 15th April, 2020, 10am to 12pm

Wednesday Wotsits!

Come and make a wotsit with us! Will it be a badge or a keyring? 10am-12.00pm Drop in activity £1.00 per child/item made

Thu 16th April, 2020, 11am to 12pm

Illuminate

Inspired by our current exhibition, join us at this art and craft workshop to make your own illuminated letter. 11.00am – 12.00pm £3.00 per child. Suitable for children aged 3 and above, booking essential.

Thu 16th April, 2020, 12:45pm to 1:45pm

Emmanuel Church Lunchtime Concert - Tala Tarang - Rhythm Waves

Eleanor Turner - Harp, Mendi Singh - Tabla Tarang. Tala Tarang employ a special chemistry, through a subtle yin-yang of two halves creating a whole. Their repertoire includes original music, folk tunes, classic pop, Bollywood, Western Classical and..

Thu 16th April, 2020, 12:45pm to 1:45pm

Emmanuel Church Lunchtime Concert - Tala Tarang - Rhythm Waves

Eleanor Turner - Harp, Mendi Singh - Tabla Tarang. Tala Tarang employ a special chemistry, through a subtle yin-yang of two halves creating a whole. Their repertoire includes original music, folk tunes, classic pop, Bollywood, Western Classical and..

Fri 17th April, 2020, 11am to 4pm

Games Day

Join the Friends of Charnwood Museum for another amazing games day. Try your hand at some traditional games from throughout the ages and around the world! 11am – 4pm FREE

Sat 18th April, 2020, 7:30pm to 8:30pm

The Role of the Barber Surgeon in the Wars of the Roses

Battlefield guide Eddie Smallwood brings his entertaining talk about the Barber Surgeon through some of the key battles within the Wars of the Roses, not to be missed! 7.30pm start Members £2.00, Non-members £4.00 Booking Essential

Mon 20th April, 2020, 7:30pm to 8:30pm

True Life Stories: Food

Real stories by real people, told live in front of the audience. You will laugh, you will cry, you will be surprised and moved by stories. Open mic and special guest tellers. The stories should be 7 minutes long, no notes, no script, just simple good..

Thu 23rd April, 2020, 11am to 12pm

Blooming Bonnets

Have a go at make your own spring inspired bonnet in this art and craft workshop. 11.00am – 12.00pm £3.00 per child. Suitable for children aged 3 and above, booking essential.

On Now until Mon 27th April, 2020

Chicken or Egg?

It’s Easter time here at Charnwood Museum and chicks have hatched all over! Can you find them and pair them up? FREE Usual opening times

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