Stay and Play

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Looking for some creative inspiration from home?

There is plenty do with the River & Rowing Museum.  Keep checking this page for fun activities for all ages and don’t forget to share your creations with us!

Mr Benn Red Knight

Explore a world of castles and adventure inspired by Mr Benn Red Knight by David McKee, published by Andersen Press.

Dragon Bookmark

 

Create a Castle

 

Make a Crown

 

Red Knight Helmet

 

Mr Benn Red Knight Maze

 

Mr Benn Red Knight Maze Solution

 

Mr Benn Colouring Sheet

 

Nature Activities

Make Art with Leaf Stamps

 

Re-growing Food Scraps

 

Make a Bug Hotel – watch this simple instruction video

John Piper Art Activities

Local artist John Piper loved experimenting with art.  Find out more about his methods and creations and have go at making your own clay bowls, mask, collage picture and vegetable print masterpiece.  Just click on the buttons below or watch the instructions.

Make a Collage like John Piper

 

Foliate Head Mask

 

Make vegetable print art – watch this simple instruction video

Make paper mache bowls – watch this simple instruction video

Wind in the Willows Activities

Colour a postcard, take the character quiz, paint stones with Wind in the Willows and river animals and draw your own cartoon characters – just click on the buttons below or watch the instructions.

Wind in the Willows Postcards

 

Wind in the Willows Character Quiz

 

River & Rowing Rocks

 

Draw your own cartoon Toad – watch this simple instruction video

Draw your own cartoon Mole – watch this simple instruction video

Henley Themed Activities

Unscramble the places, discover Henley stories, add colour to the town and make your own clay from kitchen ingredients – just click on the buttons below or watch the instructions.

Colour in Henley

 

Henley Wordsearch

 

Henley Word Game

 

Make your own Clay Heads: Isis and Tamesis – watch this simple instruction video. 

Rowing Themed Activities

Get smart for Henley Royal Regatta, help Teddy Henley find his boat, take up the RRM Raft Challenge and make your own origami craft – just click on the buttons below or watch the instructions.

Follow the dots to help Teddy Henley find his boat

Teddy Henley dot to dot

 

Design a blazer for next year’s Henley Royal Regatta

Design a Regatta Blazer

 

Take the River & Rowing Museum’s Raft Challenge

The RRM Raft Challenge

 

Make your own origami floating boat – watch this simple instruction video.

Make a origami standing boat – watch this easy to follow instruction video

Chinese New Year Activities

Red Envelopes for Chinese New Year

 

Chinese New Year Wordsearch

 

Spot the Difference for Chinese New Year