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January 2021

In the not-so Bleak Midwinter – online talk

12th January 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Timothy Walker was director of Oxford Botanic Garden & Arboretum for 26 years and since 2014 has been a Biology lecturer at Somerville College Oxford. Gardening books speak of putting the garden to bed for the winter.  While many plants become dormant during this cold, wet and dark time of year, some are providing fruit for the birds and other animals and while others are flowering.  Winter may not be the traditional season of big borders and drifts of different…

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Artways Art Club

16th January 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

For 11 – 15 year olds 2pm – 4pm Saturdays during term time Taking inspiration from the Museum, its collections and temporary exhibitions, young people work over several months to achieve their Arts Award at Bronze, Silver and Gold level. They have opportunities to work in a range of different media including screen printing, clay modelling and 3D construction, painting, drawing and textiles, and are encouraged to plan their own work around their chosen theme. As part of the Award,…

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Artways Art Club

23rd January 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

For 11 – 15 year olds 2pm – 4pm Saturdays during term time Taking inspiration from the Museum, its collections and temporary exhibitions, young people work over several months to achieve their Arts Award at Bronze, Silver and Gold level. They have opportunities to work in a range of different media including screen printing, clay modelling and 3D construction, painting, drawing and textiles, and are encouraged to plan their own work around their chosen theme. As part of the Award,…

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Artways Art Club

30th January 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

For 11 – 15 year olds 2pm – 4pm Saturdays during term time Taking inspiration from the Museum, its collections and temporary exhibitions, young people work over several months to achieve their Arts Award at Bronze, Silver and Gold level. They have opportunities to work in a range of different media including screen printing, clay modelling and 3D construction, painting, drawing and textiles, and are encouraged to plan their own work around their chosen theme. As part of the Award,…

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February 2021

Coventry Cathedral: Icon and Inspiration – online talk

4th February 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Ticket sales for this event are now closed.  Sign up to our e-newsletter and be among the first to hear when new Museum events and talks go on sale. Alexandra Epps is an accredited Arts Society Lecturer, Guide and Lecturer at Tate Modern and Tate Britain and official Guide to the City of London  The extraordinary story of the rebuilding of the Cathedral as a symbol of peace and reconciliation and its inspiring commitment to the modern. Experience the work of…

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Artways Art Club

6th February 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

For 11 – 15 year olds 2pm – 4pm Saturdays during term time Taking inspiration from the Museum, its collections and temporary exhibitions, young people work over several months to achieve their Arts Award at Bronze, Silver and Gold level. They have opportunities to work in a range of different media including screen printing, clay modelling and 3D construction, painting, drawing and textiles, and are encouraged to plan their own work around their chosen theme. As part of the Award,…

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Elephantastic! Family Fun – online event

13th February 2021 - 21st February 2021

Have you herd?  This half term we are celebrating extraordinary elephants and the colourful jungle inspired by our wonderful exhibition Elmer and Friends: The Colourful World of David McKee. Discover the real Elmer and what we have in common in our live Zoom session and use your grey matter in our quiz – are you up to the tusk?  Make an elephant puppet and jungle friend and plot a trunk tale to tell in your own jungle puppet theatre.  Enjoy…

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Artways Art Club

27th February 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

For 11 – 15 year olds 2pm – 4pm Saturdays during term time Taking inspiration from the Museum, its collections and temporary exhibitions, young people work over several months to achieve their Arts Award at Bronze, Silver and Gold level. They have opportunities to work in a range of different media including screen printing, clay modelling and 3D construction, painting, drawing and textiles, and are encouraged to plan their own work around their chosen theme. As part of the Award,…

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March 2021

The Secret Archaeology of the Chilterns – online talk

2nd March 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Dr Edward Peveler is the Landscape Heritage Officer for the Beacons of the Past project, based at the Chilterns Conservation Board.  Hear about the Chilterns Conservation Board’s Beacons of the Past project, whose LiDAR survey is revealing undiscovered archaeology across the Area of Outstanding National Beauty with the help of Citizen Scientists. Funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, find out about the secrets hiding in the woods around you, and how you can get involved in helping to uncover…

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Artways Art Club

6th March 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

For 11 – 15 year olds 2pm – 4pm Saturdays during term time Taking inspiration from the Museum, its collections and temporary exhibitions, young people work over several months to achieve their Arts Award at Bronze, Silver and Gold level. They have opportunities to work in a range of different media including screen printing, clay modelling and 3D construction, painting, drawing and textiles, and are encouraged to plan their own work around their chosen theme. As part of the Award,…

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