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Arty Babies!

Tue 28 Feb 2017 at 10:30 - Today

Calling all babies and their families!

Join us for Arty Babies - a fortnightly baby group at Bolton Central Library and Museum.

Arty Babies brings our collections and resources to life through songs, play and sensory activities.

Free entry, no need to book, just pop by.

Making Landscape 1778 - 2016

 

 

The museum’s art collection is represented in a new exhibition, on the lower ground floor.

Entitled Making Landscape, the exhibition features a selection from 1778 – 2016, including stunning 18th century watercolours to contemporary photographs.     

The museum, which is situated on the top floor of the building, is now closed to the public for the duration of the Eternal...

Animals and Us exhibition

A new interactive, family exhibition is now open at Bolton Museum – with a tiny mouse as star of the show.

Leopold, the inquisitive mouse, has been designed by Chorlton illustrator Anna Violet and is the mascot for Animals and Us.

He will guide visitors through the exhibition, showing them how all animals – from insects to elephants – are an important part of our everyday lives.

The Animals and Us exhibition is in the new exhibition space on the...

Toddler Tales

Tue 28 Feb 2017 at 10:30 - Today

Horwich Library Toddler Tales sessions are now every Tuesday at 10.30am.

Following the Toddler Tales storytelling session join us for Stay and Play where children and their parents can play and have fun together. Both these free sessions are for children under 5 and their mums, dads and carers. No need to book just come along.

 

The Smithills Hall Story exhibition

Wed 01 Mar 2017 at 10:00 - Tomorrow

This fantastic new exhibition will tell the story of Smithills Hall through the ages and the people who lived and worked there. Smithills Hall has been the centre of local life for over 700 years. The new exhibition spaces have been put together with the help of The Friends of Smithills Hall. The exhibition will introduce you to some of the powerful families who owned the house and estate over the centuries, but also the lives of the servants who worked behind the scenes. Pictured is Colonel...

LEGO brick building club

Thu 02 Mar 2017 at 16:00

Become a better builder, learn new skills about building with LEGO. Family friendly free event for children   aged 6-11years old with their carer.

LEGO is a trademark of the LEGO Group of Companies who do not sponsor, authorise or endorse this LEGO Brick Building Club.

The club is held on the first Thursday of the month. Please contact Breightmet Library on 01204 332352 to make sure there has been no change to the date or time of the...

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