Tags: Daventry Museum

Daventry Pupils Bury Time Capsule at Micklewell Park Development

Daventry Pupils Bury Time Capsule at Micklewell Park Development

A time capsule has been buried by local primary school children at Orbit Homes' brand-new flagship development in Daventry, Micklewell Park.

As part of a collaboration with Daventry Town Council and Daventry Museum, Orbit Homes organised a competition for primary school children in Daventry, which asked them to draw a picture or write a newspaper report about what they think life will be like in 100... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 10:34 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Competition, Daventry, Daventry Museum, Micklewell Park, Time Capsule

Free Summer Holiday Activity: Pom Pom Making Workshop Reminder

Free Summer Holiday Activity: Pom Pom Making Workshop Reminder

Join Daventry Town Council once again for a Pom-Pom Making Workshop, hosted at Daventry Museum on Tuesday 9th August 2022.

The session is free and suitable for all ages as we encourage families to join us in making wool decorations which can be turned into decorative banners, bobbles for clothes, festive decorations, or even little creatures!

Attendees will be guided on how to make pom-poms of various... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 06 Aug 2022 15:30 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Children's Activities, Community, Daventry, Daventry Museum, Free, Pom-Poms, Summer Holidays

Needles At The Ready For Our Latest Knitting & Crochet Meet Up

Needles At The Ready For Our Latest Knitting & Crochet Meet Up

Daventry Town Council is delighted to host our next Knitting and Crochet Meet Up Session on Saturday 02 July 2022.

Whether you've joined us before at our previous knit/crochet and natter sessions or not, everyone is welcome to come along for a few mindful hours of crafting with like-minded enthusiasts.

𝗪𝗛𝗘𝗡: Saturday 02 July 2022

𝗧𝗜𝗠𝗘: 2.30pm - 4.00pm. Stay for the whole session,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Jun 2022 08:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Crochet, Daventry, Daventry Museum, Knit & Crochet Projects, Knitting, Meet Up Session

May Half Term Pom Pom Fun

May Half Term Pom Pom Fun

Join Daventry Town Council this May Half Term for some Pom-Pom Making Workshops, hosted at Daventry Museum on Tuesday 31st May and Wednesday 1st June.

The workshops are free and family friendly as we encourage families to join us in making wool decorations which can be turned into decorative banners, bobbles for clothes, festive decorations, or even little creatures!

Attendees will be guided on how to... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 May 2022 10:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Children's Activities, Community, Daventry, Daventry Museum, Free, Half Term, Pom-Poms

Needles At The Ready: Knitting & Crochet Meet Up

Needles At The Ready: Knitting & Crochet Meet Up

Daventry Town Council is delighted to host our next Knitting and Crochet Meet Up Session on Saturday 28 May 2022.

Whether you've joined us before at our previous knit/crochet and natter sessions or not, everyone is welcome to come along for a few mindful hours of crafting with like-minded enthusiasts.

𝗪𝗛𝗘𝗡: Saturday 28 May 2022

𝗧𝗜𝗠𝗘: 2-4pm. Stay for the whole session, or drop in... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 May 2022 12:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Crochet, Daventry, Daventry Museum, Knit & Crochet Projects, Knitting, Meet Up Session

Knit a Tree for the Jubilee

Knit a Tree for the Jubilee

Knit a Tree for the Jubilee is a collaborative project with Daventry Museum, Northampton Museum and Art Gallery (NMAG), Daventry Town Council and West Northants Council. To celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee we are inviting any keen crafters to help make a beautiful knit and crochet blanket.

To get involved is free and easy to do. Pick up a materials pack from either Daventry Museum or NMAG to knit... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 May 2022 10:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Craft Project, Daventry Museum, Knit a Tree for the Jubilee, Knitting & Crochet, Queen's Jubilee

Free Crafty Crown Making Workshop

Free Crafty Crown Making Workshop

In honour of HRH Queen Elizabeth II official birthday celebrations on Saturday 11th June, Daventry Town Council will be hosting a free Crafty Crown Making Workshop for children of all ages to attend.

The crown making workshop coincides with the Daventry Motorcycle Festival which will be taking place along the High Street. So whilst in town enjoying the festival, why not also enjoy some paper crown craft... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 06 May 2022 08:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Children's Crafts, Community, Crafts, Crown Making, Daventry, Daventry Motorcycle Festival, Daventry Museum, Jubilee Celebration's, Queen's Jubilee