SOFO Museum Family Open Afternoons

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Multiple dates from Wednesday, July 31st to Thursday, August 29th

Event Summary

Walk down memory lane with your grandparents at SOFO this summer! Every week throughout the school holidays, come and explore our make shift air raid shelter, take part in make do and mend activities, and just enjoy the simple things in life! Create a work of art together, cooking up a sweet treat or discover something new in one of our nostalgia trails. Parents and guardians welcome too!

31st July & 1st August
Wartime Cooking
Come and make some afternoon tea using wartime recipes!

7th & 8th August
Wartime Garden
Make a plant pot from recycled materials and plant your own vegetables to start your ‘Dig for Victory’ Garden.

14th & 15th August
Make Do and Mend
Learn (or revisit) some useful skills, including darning and rag rugging. Bring your own holey socks if you want to!

21st & 22nd August
Poster Making
Create a protest poster with your own twist!

28th & 29th August
Flying things!
Make something that flies and try the ‘Flying Egg’ challenge!

Price: £2 per child. Adults go FREE!

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Soldiers Of Oxfordshire Museum,
Park Street
OX20 1SN

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