Families and Children

Summer Holiday Crafts

Tuesday 25th July: Fossils and Dinosaurs (In the Sensory Garden)
Celebrate the festival of archaeology with us, by getting creative with clay. Drop-in 10.30 – 3.30. Suitable for all ages.

Wednesday 2nd August: Finger Paint Pictures
We are putting all the brushes away to get hand on with paint, what can you paint using only your fingers? Suitable for ages 2+. Tickets issued from 10am for 10.30, 11.10 and 11.50 sessions and from 1pm for 1.30, 2.10 and 2.50 sessions.

Friday 4th August: Jazzy Jelly Fish
Join us as we make some some magical marine mobiles. Suitable for ages 4+. Tickets issued from 10am for 10.30, 11.10 and 11.50 sessions and from 1pm for 1.30, 2.10 and 2.50 sessions.

Victorian Cream Teas in the Sensory Garden
Come along to Trowbridge Museum’s charming Victorian Cream Tea party on Friday 4th August, 2pm – 4pm. Tea and scones (other refreshments will be available) will be served by staff in Victorian costume there’ll be Victorian games to keep children entertained. Tickets cost £5 and can be booked in advance at www.ticketsource.co.uk/event/191159

Tuesday 8th August: Fan Friends
Make a cool friends in our easy craft workshops for ages 5+. Tickets issued from 10am for 10.30, 11.10 and 11.50 sessions and from 1pm for 1.30, 2.10 and 2.50 sessions.

Thursday 10th August: Hot Air Balloons
In this session we will create Trowbridge’s very first (mini) Balloon fiesta! Suitable for ages 4+. Tickets issued from 10am for 10.30, 11.10 and 11.50 sessions and from 1pm for 1.30, 2.10 and 2.50 sessions.

Tuesday 15th August: Under the Sea Scene (In the Sensory Garden)
What better way to cool off during the summer holidays than with an under the sea themed session. Ages 5+. Drop-in from 10.30 – 3.30

Thursday 17th August: ‘Key’-ute Keyrings
Decorate your bags, pencil cases and more in this bead workshop. Ages 6+. Tickets issued from 10am for 10.30, 11.10 and 11.50 sessions and from 1pm for 1.30, 2.10 and 2.50 sessions.

Wednesday 23rd August: Wonderful Weaving
Join us in a session inspired by wool and the wonders of weaving. Suitable for ages 5+. Tickets issued from 10am for 10.30, 11.10 and 11.50 sessions and from 1pm for 1.30, 2.10 and 2.50 sessions.

Friday 25th August: Busy Bee Bunting 
We’ll keep you as busy as a bumble bee in this simple applique craft. Suitable for ages 5+. Tickets issued from 10am for 10.30, 11.10 and 11.50 sessions and from 1pm for 1.30, 2.10 and 2.50 sessions.

Tuesday 29th August: Safari Masks
Are you as strong as a lion, messy as a monkey or flamboyant like the flamingo – release your inner animal in our mask making sessions. Suitable for ages 4+. Tickets issued from 10am for 10.30, 11.10 and 11.50 sessions and from 1pm for 1.30, 2.10 and 2.50 sessions.

Friday 1st September: Back to School Bookmarks
One final craft to get you ready to head back to school. Make reading even more fun with your own brilliant bookmark. Ages 4+. Tickets issued from 10am for 10.30, 11.10 and 11.50 sessions and from 1pm for 1.30, 2.10 and 2.50 sessions.

 

Not In A Pub Quiz

Get your brains into gear for Trowbridge Museum’s “Not In A Pub Quiz” mini quiz league starting on Sunday 10th September, 7.30pm – 9.30pm at Leykers Coffee House in White Horse Yard. There’s a maximum of 6 players per team and there’ll be prizes for the winners of each quiz plus a grand prize for the league winning team.

Quizzes take place Sunday evening on the 10th September, 8th October, 12th November and 10th December when the league winners will be announced. It costs £2.50 per person on the night or you can book a team for £12 per quiz, or all four nights for the bargain price of £44.Doors open at 7pm and the bar will be open – phew!

To reserve a place for your team go to ticketsource.co.uk/event/191120.