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Summer activities at the River & Rowing Museum

Tuesday 30 July - Meadow Flower Power 10:30 am - 12:30 pm Explore the wild flowers around the Museum and discover nature on your doorstep.  Make a dream catcher inspired by the landscape and craft beautiful paper flowers for decoration. 7 – 11yrs £8.50. Booking…

Tuesday 30 July - Meadow Flower Power 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Explore the wild flowers around the Museum and discover nature on your doorstep.  Make a dream catcher inspired by the landscape and craft beautiful paper flowers for decoration. 7 – 11yrs £8.50. Booking essential

Tuesday 6 August - Bees and Bears 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Who loves honey as much as Winnie the Pooh?  Learn about the busy bees that make honey and create a crafty honeypot to keep your own treasures in. 4 – 7 yrs £8.50 Booking essential.

Tuesday 6 August - Bees with Honeys of Henley 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Honeys of Henley will BEE joining us in the foyer at 2pm for a fascinating afternoon of all things bee related, including a working bee suit and hive tools. They will share a complete hive from roof to floor, with everything in it except for the bees, with lots of buzzing activities, such as building a hive – you’ll even be able to taste some honey at the end. There’s no need to book, just come to the foyer for 2pm.

Wednesday 7 August - Landscape in Mixed Media 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

An opportunity to go out on the river meadows next to the museum and sketch!  You will develop your skills in composition, colour and perspective and experiment in using mixed media to create painterly effects. 12 – 16 yrs £10 Booking essential.

 Thursday 8th August  - Teddy Bears picnic 10:30 am - 4:00 pm

Take your teddy for a picnic and discover bears that live in the woods!  Go on a bear hunt to spot the bears hiding in the trees..? Make a paper picnic, create your own bear board-game and hear your favourite bear stories.  Make your own bear ears, and top it off with a bear-faced face paint! It’s going to be a bear-illiant fun day!  Free with admission

Tuesday 13th August - Paws with Personality 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Be inspired by famous bears and create your own using a sock, felt, paper and your imagination!  Fill your bear with character and make its unique bear passport. 7 – 11 yrs £8.50 Booking is essential.

Tuesday 20th August - Boing Boing Bear 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

End the summer holidays partying like a bear. Make a jack in the box with Rupert or Paddington popping out…then Conga all the way through Nut Wood with traditional party games! 4 – 7 yrs £8.50 Bookings is essential

To book onto any of our activities please call 01491 415600 or fill in the form on the website. All children under 7yrs must be accompanied by an adult.

Who to contact

Telephone
01491 415600
E-mail
museum@rrm.co.uk
Website
http://www.rrm.co.uk/

Where to go

Name
The River & Rowing Museum
Address
Mill Meadows
Henley-on-thames
Oxfordshire
Postcode
RG9 1BF

Time / Date Details

Time of day
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Additional Information

Providing services to
4 - 11 years (primary school age)
Children

Last checked on 09/05/2017

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