25 May – 2 June 2019
National Lottery Heritage Fund
Did you know The Watts Gallery is National Lottery funded? The gallery is putting on a series of events to help entertain the little ones during the May half term holidays.
May Half Term Saturday 25 May - Sunday 2 June
Let your imagination take you to the Moon and back this May Half Term. Make your own lunar landscape in creative workshops and hear stories from many moons ago.
Lunar Lanterns: Saturday 25 May - Sunday 2 June | 10am - 4pm Free with admission | Friends free
Clore Learning Studio | Drop-in | All ages
Decorate a paper lantern inspired by the surface of the Moon using collaged tissue paper and sequins.
Many Moons Ago: Saturday 1 - Sunday 2 June 10.30am, 11.30am, 1.30pm & 2.30pmFree with admission | Friends free
Limnerslease | Pre-booking advised Recommended for under 5s
Have you ever gazed up at the Moon and wondered why it shines at night? Are the sun and Moon friends? Is the Moon made of green cheese? What would it be like to walk on the surface of the Moon? All of these questions will be answered in a magical interactive storytelling session with moon-gazer Olivia Armstrong.
Find out more here: https://www.wattsgallery.org.uk/whats-on/may-half-term-19/
This is a paid for event and is not run by The National Lottery. Prices and timings can be found on the link above.
Easter Holidays at The Watts Gallery
9–22 April 2019
From celestial tealight holders to metallic moon prints, follow in the footsteps of the Moonscapes artists and make it your mission to capture the magic of the Moon this Easter at The Watts Gallery.
2 April – 23 June 2019
In the 50th anniversary year of the first moon landing, this exhibition will explore the fascination that artists and scientists have long had with the earth's closest cosmic neighbour.
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