August 2019

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

James's Peachy Pictures

Saturday 20th July until Sunday 29 September
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Exhibition of illustrations by Nancy Ekholm Burkert

Space Tortoise with Ross Montgomery and David Litchfield

Friday 16th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Meet Ross Montgomery and David Litchfield, creators of Space Tortoise

Redunculous Rainbow Bags

Saturday 17th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Put a rainbow print on a canvas bag

Insect Orchestra with Owen

Sunday 18th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Create an insect orchestra with musician Owen

Sights and Sounds of the Storm

Tuesday 20th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make junk model instruments.

Get Lolloping Outdoors

Tuesday 20th August
11.30am Village Trail, 2.00pm Countryside Trail
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Walk in the village, woods and fields that inspired Roald Dahl

Whizzbanging Words: Write an Insect Tale

Wednesday 21st August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Find out how Roald Dahl created the story of James and the Giant Peach

Whoppsywhiffling Weather Stations

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

Make your own weather instruments.

Discover Dahl’s Archives

Thursday 22nd August
12.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

This is your chance to peek inside our archive!

Wondercrump Weather Dials

Friday 23rd August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Collage a weather dial – with a peachy twist

Sights and Sounds of the Storm

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

Make junk model instruments.

Discover Dahl’s Archives

Saturday 24th August
12.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

This is your chance to peek inside our archive!

August Scoff ‘n’ Stroll

Sunday 25th August
2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Stretch your legs and fill your tummy! Enjoy a Roald Dahl walk and an afternoon tea

Wondercrump Weather Dials

Sunday 25th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Collage a weather dial – with a peachy twist

Swimmeling Sharks at Sea

Monday 26th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make an amazing seascape inspired by James and the Giant Peach.

Bootling Boats

Tuesday 27th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make a boat and a waterscape.

Get Lolloping Outdoors

Tuesday 27th August
11.30am Village Trail, 2.00pm Countryside Trail
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Walk in the village, woods and fields that inspired Roald Dahl

Inventions and Recipes with Kate Scott

Wednesday 28th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Come up with zany inventions and imagine a disgusting crafty menu.

Swimmeling Sharks at Sea

Thursday 29th August11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make an amazing seascape inspired by James and the Giant Peach.

Discover Dahl’s Archives

Thursday 29th August
12.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

This is your chance to peek inside our archive!

Red Kite Flappers with the RSPB

Friday 30th August
Drop in throughout the day
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make a fantabulous flapping red kite.

Peachy Science

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

Try out some peachy experiments inspired by James and the Giant Peach