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SOFO Family Open Afternoons

Event, Workshop, club or activity 28 August 2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Young boy and his father taking part in an arts a craft activity with coloured paper and glue.

Drop in for some family fun at SOFO!

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    • Walk down memory lane with your grandparents at SOFO this summer! Every Wednesday and Thursday through 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! October 30th Museum in Box Come along and make your own miniature museum! October 31st Good Gourd, What Is That? To celebrate Hallowe’en come and make something out of pumpkins!
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