The Barking Dog Theatre Company
presents…Alice in Wonderland
Friday 1 November
North Weald Village Hall, High Road,
North Weald CM16 6BU
£8 per ticket, most suitable for 5 – 9 years but all ages welcome
The Barking Dog Theatre Company presents an exciting
adaptation of one of the most famous books, Alice’s Adventures in
You can expect catchy sing-along songs, fabulous
puppets and lots of
surprises. From when Alice falls down the rabbit
hole to the hilarious and curious ending, everyone, even the adults, will
be spellbound. A great show suitable for families and particularly for
children aged five to nine years. Children must be accompanied by a
Join us for the opening of our Ice Age
Exhibition, with a special display by Essex Rock and Mineral Society and the
chance to make an Ice Age Animal Mask. Children must be accompanied by a
responsible adult. No booking required, just drop in.
Spooky Steps Dance Workshop
Wednesday 30 October
10.30am – 12noon
£10, 5+ years
celebrate Halloween by learning a dance based on the famous ‘Thriller’ video
and play some spooky themed games. Please feel free to come dressed up on a
Halloween theme. Spooky fruity juices will be provided.
Join us for an
amazing demonstration of how tools were made during the Stone Age and make your
own piece of Ice Age art. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
No booking required, just drop in.
Students from King Harold Business &
Enterprise Academy will be running the museum for the day. Join us to get
involved with their activities, take a unique tour, and see how they have
transformed the museum.
museum after hours as we celebrate the Cavalcade of Light. Before the lights
are switched on join us for an evening of music, activities, and festive
refreshments. No need to book. Children need to be accompanied by a responsible
per child, all ages welcome
Come along for
our annual festive Christmas event. Have
a go at our Christmas craft, visit Father Christmas in his grotto and receive a
gift. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. No need to book,
just drop in. You will be allocated a
time to visit the grotto. You may be required to wait; art and craft activities
are available to do while you wait.
per child, most suitable for toddlers aged 2 – 4 years
Our regular toddler session has a very
special guest today. Father Christmas will be here in his grotto. As well as
our regular rhyme, craft and story, you can also visit the grotto and receive a
special gift. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. To book your
place please call the museum on 01992 716882 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Join in our fun, friendly session and help your child develop essential school-ready skills through rhymes, stories and craft. Booking essential, call the museum on 01992 716882 or email email@example.com Toddlers must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Up to two toddlers per adult.
22 October Old Mother Hubbard
19 November Goosey Goosey Gander
14 January This is the Way …
11 February Pancake Tuesday
17 March I had a Little Hobby Horse
Family Fun – Drop in Arts and Crafts
ages welcome (most suitable for 5 – 11 year olds), £2 per child
Fun family art and craft activities for you to make together and take home. No need to book, just drop in and allow approximately 20 minutes for the activity. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
29 Oct Milk Bottle Mammoths
18 Feb Space Craft
7 Apr Easter Bunny Mask
14 Apr Easter Flower Bower
We regret we cannot accommodate large
groups or holiday clubs at these sessions.
Please contact us to arrange something.
There are two special events coming up at Lowewood Museum this summer.
If you haven’t yet visited our sister site in Hoddesdon this is the perfect opportunity.
Visit Lowewood on Saturday 8 August for our Family Fun Day. Enjoy the puppet shows, willow weaving and other activities as well as a cup of tea and slice of cake
On Saturday 15th August Lowewood Museum is opening a brand new gallery dedicated to the artist James Ward. Ward was famous for his animal paintings so we are celebrating the opening with animal mask making activities, refreshments and a special visit from Broxbourne Paradise Wildlife Park between 12noon and 2pm.
To find out more about these events please email museum.leisure@Broxbourne.gov.uk or call Lowewood Museum on 01992 445596.
You may be aware but Epping Forest District Museum also manages Lowewood Museum and puts on a programme of events and services at the site in Hoddesdon.
Lowewood Museum and the building in which it lives has a great history. Most of today’s building dates from the 1750s and has housed a museum since 1935
Lowewood Museum runs a fantastic programme of events and activities. Along with great exhibition and education programmes, the Museum hosts a number of special events during the year, as well as family activities, specialist study days, community events and much more.
Events in 2015
The first temporary exhibition at Lowewood Museum this year is Design Icons. Taking you on a journey from the mischievous Mary Quant to the ground- breaking Nintendo Gameboy, this exhibition explores some of the most recognisable designs of the twentieth century. The exhibition has been curated by 3D Design students from Hertford Regional College as part of Epping Forest District Museum’s Young Curators Programme.
One Thursday a month
10am – 11am, 11am – 12noon
These sessions are for our young visitors. Come along and learn a nursery rhyme, share a story and make a craft. Places need to be booked by calling the museum on 01992 445596.
13 January Humpty Dumpty
12 February Pancake Tuesday
12 March One, Two, Three, Four, Five
Thursdays during school holidays
12noon – 3pm
£1 per child
Join us for fun family crafts – no need to book just drop in during the times stated.
19 February Vintage Pattern Printing
Along with the newly refurbished Braham Gallery, three other galleries and trails there is always lots to see and do at the museum.
If you haven’t had a chance to visit the Museum (free entry) you can find out more about it here…..link….
Lowewood Museum is open Wednesday to Friday 10am – 4pm and Saturday 10am – 5pm.