Summer holidays in Buckinghamshire

 
Fairytale Friends Marlow
4-Jul-14 to 4-Jul-16

**Fairytale Friends PRINCESS PARTIES are available to book now!** We provide magical entertainment for birthdays, weddings, special events and school visits. Our parties and...

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Summer Play Scheme The Evreham Youth Centre Buckinghamshire wide
23-Jul-15 to 2-Sep-15

This Summer join Iver Community Childcare for six weeks of holiday fun. From 23 July – 2 September 2015 (excluding the bank holiday) our highly qualified, Ofsted registered team...

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Smart Raspberry Childrens Cookery Workshops Beaconsfield High School Beaconsfield
27-Jul-15 to 24-Aug-20

If you're looking for something a bit different for your child to do over the summer holidays sign up now for one of our cookery workshops. We are running weekly workshops in...

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Terrific Twit party The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
4-Aug-15

For 4+ years: join us for some classic party games with a Twit twist, including Muggle-Wump Bingo, guess the number of glass eyes in the jar, Mrs Twit's footsteps and a special...

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Into the wild with Piers Torday The Raold Dahl Museum Great Missenden
5-Aug-15

For 7+ years: meet Piers Torday, the award-winning author of The Last Wild Trilogy and hear how a childhood encounter with Roald Dahl inspired him to start writing. Listen to...

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Summer Camps at Eden Shopping Centre Eden Shopping Centre High Wycombe
5-Aug-15 to 26-Aug-15

From street art to recycled robots and funky fashion to finger drums, there's so much for kids to do every Wednesday throughout August at Eden – and it's all free! 5th August Joi...

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Twisty Twits The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
6-Aug-15

For 6+ years: make your very own character generator out of recycled materials, then use it to create some unusual and unexpected characters and a splendiferous story. £2 per...

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Matilda musical magic The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
7-Aug-15

For 6+ years: enter the magical world of Matilda with this interactive storytelling session, hosted by Will Kenning from the West End's current production of Matilda the Musical....

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Bilious Twit beards The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
8-Aug-15

For 5+ years: make your own beard from felt, and have fun adding on disgusterous bits of cornflake, baked beans and mouldy cheese! £2 per participant plus Museum entry We recomme...

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Whizzpopping poetry with Paul Lyalls The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
9-Aug-15

For 4+ years: come for a whizzpopping poetry show with our former Poet-in-Residence, Paul Lyalls. Listen to Paul perform some of his exciting poetry and then have a go at writing...

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Croc rockets! The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
11-Aug-15

For 6+ years: join in with our swishwiffling science-y session where you'll try to find ways to send the Enormous Crocodile into the sun. We don't want to spoil the surprise – but...

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Blown Away with Rob Biddulph The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
12-Aug-15

For 3+ years: come and meet Rob Biddulph, winner of 2015 Waterstone's Children's Book Prize for Blown Away. Rob will read from his buzzwangling book and show off his sensational...

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Meet Josh Lacey The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
13-Aug-15
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For 7+ years: our 2013 Writer in Residence, Josh Lacey, returns to help us celebrate the Museum's 10th birthday. Come and meet the author of The Dragonsitter, shortlisted for the...

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Awesome African drums The Roald Dahl Museum Gerrards Cross
14-Aug-15

For 6+ years: enter the world of The Enormous Crocodile with these awesome African drums, painted with your own design. Then we'll make some splendiferous crocabeats to resound...

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The Wildlife Trust The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
15-Aug-15 to 16-Aug-15

For all ages: come and get crafty with The Wildlife Trust, and learn about the living landscapes around Buckinghamshire that inspired many of Roald Dahl's books. Free with Museum...

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Try Orienteering at Wycombe Abbey Wycombe Abbey High Wycombe
15-Aug-15

This event is an exciting introduction to orienteering, organised by Thames Valley Orienteering Club, and is aimed at families, young children and newcomers of all ages and abilit...

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Gruncious Twit gardens The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
18-Aug-15

For 6+ years: listen to some storytelling from The Twits, and then make your own Twit-inspired back garden with soil, craft materials and lots of Hugtight glue. Will yours have...

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Terrific Twit party The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
19-Aug-15

For 4+ years: join us for some classic party games with a Twit twist, including Muggle-Wump Bingo, guess the number of glass eyes in the jar, Mrs Twit's footsteps and a special...

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Mischievous monoprints The Roald Dahl Museum Gerrards Cross
20-Aug-15

For 8+ years: have splendiferous fun printing your own portrait of a disgusting new member of the Twit family. Come in old clothes – you could get marvellously messy! £2.50 per...

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Disgusterous dinner plates The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
21-Aug-15

For 6+ years:decorate your own dinner plate with Mrs Twit's latest meal. Will yours have wormy spaghetti, or maybe slugs on toast? £3 per participant plus Museum entry We recomme...

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Children eating bags The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
22-Aug-15

For 5+ years: decorate a cloth bag with fabric crayons. Will yours be for the hungry Enormous Crocodile to carry home bones that go crunch? £3 per participant plus Museum entry W...

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Marvellous tortoise magnets The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
23-Aug-15

For 5+ years: make a swishwhiffling Esio Trot magnet out of craft foam and decorations. Useful to put on your fridge to remind you where you put all your lettuce! £2 per participa...

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Jungle jars The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
25-Aug-15

For 5+ years: listen to some storytelling from The Enormous Crocodile, then fill a little jar with some wondercrump animals. £2.50 per participant plus Museum entry We recommend...

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happydoodle summer art workshop Downley Memorial Hall High Wycombe
25-Aug-15
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Join us on 25th August for a happydoodle art adventure; we're off to the land of dreams! Create dream-inspired artworks in a variety of media including paint, print, collage and...

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Croc rockets! The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
26-Aug-15

For 6+ years: in our swishwiffling science-y session, we'll try to find ways to send the Enormous Crocodile into the sun. We don't want to spoil the surprise – but there'll be...

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Crocajungle gardens The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
27-Aug-15

For 6+ years: listen to some storytelling from The Enormous Crocodile, and then make your own jungle garden. Watch out for bones that go crunch! £2.50 per participant plus Museum...

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Children’s Outdoor Theatre National Trust Cliveden Buckinghamshire wide
27-Aug-15 to 28-Aug-15
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Illyria present 'The Sorcerer's Apprentice' the story of a boy-wizard, most famously told in Disney's Fantasia. Be prepared for lots of laughter, magical illusions and plenty of...

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Phizz-whizzing photo frames The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
28-Aug-15

For 5+ years: decorate a photo frame with colourful foam shapes to create a sunny African jungle scene. Will yours show Humpy Rumpy the Hippo, or maybe the Roly-Poly Bird? £3 per...

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Discover Dahl’s archives The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
29-Aug-15

For 10+ years: a behind-the-scenes look at our archive store, which houses Roald Dahl's original manuscripts and letters, with Archive specialist, Annie Price. £1 per person (adul...

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The Three Musketeers Cliveden National Trust Buckinghamshire wide
29-Aug-15
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Outdoor Theatre at Cliveden– The Three Musketeers Sat 29 August, 7pm (open for picnics from 6pm) Pack a picnic and join us in the Water Garden for an open-air performance of this...

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Muggle-Wump mobiles The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
30-Aug-15

For 5+ years: make a mobile so Muggle-Wump and his monkey family can spin through the air. £2.50 per participant plus Museum entry We recommend pre-booking as workshops can sell...

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Proghopping pencil cases The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
31-Aug-15

For 5+ years: decorate a pencil case with your favourite Roald Dahl character, ready to go back to school with a swishwiffling addition to your school bag. £3 per participant plus...

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Summer Nights Outdoor Film Festival Waddesdon Manor Buckinghamshire wide
4-Sep-15 to 5-Sep-15
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Summer Nights is a festival of outdoor film screenings in beautiful heritage locations throughout the summer. Screenings: Singin' In The Rain (U) - Fri 4th Sept USA 1952 / 103...

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Twelfth Night Cliveden National Trust Buckinghamshire wide
5-Sep-15

Outdoor Theatre at Cliveden – Twelfth Night Sat 5 September, 7pm (open for picnics from 6pm) Pack a picnic and join us in the Water Garden for this open-air performance. Audiences...

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