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FORTHCOMING EVENTS: 2019




Thursday 21 February, 11 am - 2 pm: Finds and archaeology activity day

Fossil

Particularly aimed at kids during the half-term holiday, this is a great activity session based on local archaeological finds with the County Finds Liaison Officer, Ciorstaidh Trevarthen.

This is a free family event, though donations will be welcome.




Tuesday 16 April, 11 am - 2 pm: Those Glorious Georgians

Glorious Georgians

Find out all about this age of elegance and time of wonders with Gordon LePard, the “Mad Victorian Scientist” who has miraculously transformed himself into a Regency dandy.

Plenty to see, handle and to be enthralled by!

Admission free, donations welcomed.




Monday 20 May, 10am - 12 noon, Cheap Street Methodist Church Hall: Coffee Morning

Coffee Fundraiser

A fundraiser for Sherborne Museum.

A fun and sociable event to include a variety of stalls including bric-a-brac, books, plants and refreshments.

Find out more about your local museum and browse souvenirs from our shop.

A raffle will also be held with super prizes.




Thursday 30 May, 11 am - 2 pm: Hold an Owl Day

Bebo the Tawny OwlBebo the Tawny Owl

Cherry and The Blackmore Vale Owls are back due to popular demand!

Everyone remembers huge-eyed Bebo the tawny owl and Eddi the graceful barn owl. Who will Cherry bring this time?

Admission free, £5 to hold an owl under supervision (proceeds will be split between the museum and the owl sanctuary)




Monday 5 August 11 am - 1 pm: Messy Museum Monday

Lots of glitter, glue and sticky stuff as we welcome younger children to our activity, painting and craft session.

Older children and adults (if they’re brave enough!) can participate in indoor and outdoor treasure trails or browse the exhibitions

Admission free, donations welcomed.

Messy Monday 1 Messy Monday 2





Friday 25 October 7pm, Digby Memorial Hall: Sherborne Museum’s Big Fat Autumn Quiz

Quiz!

You all enjoyed this so much last year we were begged to put on another one!

Come and join in with our fun general knowledge quiz with a smattering of questions about the Dorset you know and love. Teams of up to 6 are encouraged or you can book individually and we will introduce you to a team.

Light refreshments will be available but please bring your own drink and glasses.

Doors open from 6.30 pm.   Tickets are £5 pp in advance from Sherborne Tourist Information Centre from 1st October. Tel: 01935 815341.



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