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Prestongrange Museum I Every Tuesday 26 August to 30 September I 10–11am I £3.60 per child, includes refreshments
Tiny Tuesdays is our programme for under-5s and their families. Families can bring their baby or toddler along to find out more about Prestongrange by exploring through songs, stories, games and crafts. Refreshments are included and families are invited to stay on and enjoy the museum at their leisure. Book beforehand on 0131 653 2904 or email email@example.com.
Dates Session Topic
26 Aug Nature
2 Sep Trains
9 Sep Seashore
16 Sep Scotland
23 Sep Autumn
30 Sep Pirates
John Gray Centre
Saturday, 30 August I 10.30am–4pm I Free event, donations welcome I Drop-in event, booking required for some activities
Launching Archaeology & Local History month, our theme this year is World War One and East Lothian’s military past. Join us for workshops on researching ancestors who were in the armed forces, related talks, behind the scenes tours and sessions on using our research resources, as well as children’s activities and storytelling and a Star Speaker in the Star Room. Workshop places are free but must be booked. Check the Archaeology & Local History Fortnight brochure and www.johngraycentre.org/events for details closer to the time.
19 September – Plant Power Find out how to identify plants and try some scientific experiments!
3 October – Celebrate Autumn. Summer is truly over, but we celebrate to season of mists an...d mellow fruitfulness in all its glory. We love Autumn!
31 October – Scootchers and Witches. Come dressed up for Halloween and ready for a spooky time! Find out about John Muir’s Scootchers and hear stories of some of the witches locked up in Dunbar Town House. (please note this workshop will take place in Dunbar Town House Museum and Gallery)
John Gray Centre Museum I Friday 12th - Monday 15th Sep I £1 donation per activity I During normal opening hours
Throughout the weekend join us each day, in the museum, for different robot activities for the entire family to enjoy:
Dunbar Town House Museum & Gallery I Friday, 31 October I 2.30–4pm I Primary school-aged children I £3.60 per child
Perfect for young children, this event includes games, dancing, Halloween crafts, dooking for apples and a spooky tour. Don’t forget the fancy dress competition! Due to the popularity of this event, tickets must be booked and paid for beforehand. Booking essential, contact John Muir’s Birthplace on 01368 865899 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.