The historic heart of Stanley


Spring/Summer Programme 2019/20

The times and dates are subject to change dependent on the weather.

Please do not drop your child off before the time stated because there may not be a member of staff at the location if you do.

October

Saturday 19th– Tour from the Museum to Cartmell Cottage including a scavenger hunt.

Location: Museum

Drop off: 10:30am

Pick up:11:30am at Cartmell Cottage


Thursday 31st – Let’s get our hands dirty!! Gardening at Cartmell Cottage and Painting the fence. (weather permitting)

Location: Cartmell Cottage

Drop off: 1:30pm

Pick up:2:30pm at Cartmell Cottage

Please make sure children are wearing old clothing and wellingtons.


November

Saturday 2nd– Day Trip to Murrell Farm – experience milking a cow, making butter and maybe a little treat!!

Location: Museum

Drop off: 9am

Pick up: 11:30am at Museum

Please make sure children are wearing warm clothes and walking shoes or wellingtons.


Saturday 16th– Make festive creations with the amazing Heather Norman!!

Location: Museum

Drop off: TBC

Pick up: TBC

December

Saturday 7th– Day trip to Darwin with Eileen & Colin Davies, getting creative and exploring!!

Location: Museum

Drop off: TBC

Pick up: TBC at Museum


Friday 13th – It’s Christmas time at the Museum!! Let’s decorate Santa’s Grotto ready for his arrival.

Location: Museum

Drop off: TBC

Pick up: TBC at Museum


Friday 20th– R.I.C. from M.P.A. have kindly offered to do cooking and shelter making (ref: 1982 conflict)

Location:  TBC

Drop off: TBC

Pick up: TBC


January

Thursday 16th-20th – First camp out on the WEST!! Staying at Fox Bay East Post Office, visiting Hawk’s Nest Shanty and any other places of interest.

Location: Museum

Drop off: TBC

Pick up: TBC at Museum


Date TBC– Dale Evans has kindly offered to do a talk on the Warrah.

Location: Museum

Drop off: TBC

Pick up: TBC at Museum


February

Saturday 8th – Sunday 9th– Second camp out!! Yes, that’s right!! Egg harbour and also visiting Kelp Creek Corral.

Location: Museum

Drop off:TBC

Pick up: TBC at Museum



Date TBC - Getting creative with the amazing Heather Norman & Rosemary Wilkinson. Making rag mats, weaving & spool spinning – subject SS Great Britain.

Location: Museum

Drop off: TBC

Pick up: TBC at Museum