August 2017

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Meet the Minibeasts

Friday 18th August
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The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Meet the bug experts from The Natural World Experience!

Clay Frumpkins

Saturday 19th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Make your own clay frumpkins to take home.

Wondercrump Draw ‘n’ Walk with Sue Pownall

Sunday 20th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Join artist Sue Pownall for a sketch walk as you explore the beautiful countryside around the Museum.

Whifflebird Houses

Tuesday 22nd August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Find out about the birds in Roald Dahl's stories and make a birdhouse of your own.

Gloriumptious Guided Trails

Tuesday 22nd August
11.30am Guided Village Trail, 2pm Guided Countryside Trail
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Join our guided walks around the village that Roald Dahl lived and wrote his stories in

Wondercrump Draw ‘n’ Walk with Sue Pownall

Wednesday 23rd August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Join artist Sue Pownall for a sketch walk as you explore the beautiful countryside around the Museum.

My Year Calendar

Thursday 24th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Make a seasonal calendar.

Discover Dahl’s archives

Thursday 24th August
12.00pm and 2.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

A behind-the-scenes peek at our archive store, which houses Roald Dahl’s unique collection of original letters and manuscripts

Birdy Finger Puppets

Friday 25th August
Drop-in from 11am to 5pm
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Join our friends from the RSPB and make a birdy finger puppet.

Chocolate Cattypiddlers and Bugs

Saturday 26th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm, 3.00pm and 4.00pm
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Join our expert chocolatier to make chocolate bugs and caterpillars.

Paw Print Plates

Sunday 27th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
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Turn an ordinary plate into a map of prints and tracks!

Biffsquiggling Bug Jars

Monday 28th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
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Make your own bug jar by creating insects in their own home.

Tree-mendous Trees

Tuesday 29th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Join our junk modelling workshop to make a tree of your own.

Gloriumptious Guided Trails

Tuesday 29th August
11.30am Guided Village Trail, 2pm Guided Countryside Trail
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Join our guided walks around the village that Roald Dahl lived and wrote his stories in

Flying Friend Mobiles

Wednesday 30th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Make a mobile of your favourite flying friends.

Science-y Seeds

Thursday 31st August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Find out more about Roald Dahl’s love of growing plants, how seeds travel and where to find them.

Discover Dahl’s archives

Thursday 31st August
12.00pm and 2.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

A behind-the-scenes peek at our archive store, which houses Roald Dahl’s unique collection of original letters and manuscripts