Summer holidays in Buckinghamshire

 
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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Summer Sundays Bucks County Museum Aylesbury
3-Jul-16 to 28-Aug-16
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This summer, Bucks County Museum will be open every Sunday through July and August, offering the perfect opportunity to sit back, relax and chill out in museum grounds. Why not...

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Telling tales with Sandra Agard The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
6-Jul-16 to 31-Aug-16

Every Wednesday from 3 August to 31 August. For 5+ years: meet our Centenary Storyteller in Residence, Sandra Agard. Sandra will be entertaining audiences with big friendly tales...

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Summer Play Scheme The Evreham Youth Centre Buckinghamshire wide
21-Jul-16 to 2-Sep-16

This Summer join Iver Community Childcare for six weeks of holiday fun. From 21st July - 2nd September 2016 (excluding weekends and bank holidays) our highly qualified, Ofsted...

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Dragon Trail Hughenden Manor Buckinghamshire wide
23-Jul-16 to 4-Sep-16

Prepare yourself to slay a dragon! Follow Hughenden's free summer trail to the dragons den

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Holiday Activities at Bucks County Museum Buckinghamshire County Museum Aylesbury
25-Jul-16 to 29-Jul-16
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Discover how Bucks people and places inspired some of Roald Dahl's beloved stories and create some phizzpopping crafts as we celebrate his 100th Birthday! Mon 25 July: George's...

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Black Park Film Walk Black Park Country Park Buckinghamshire wide
25-Jul-16

Black Park has played host to a great number of major film, TV and music productions from James Bond to Harry Potter. Join us to look at some of the locations. 2:00-3:30pm. Meet...

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Summer activities at The Perch The Perch, Marlow Marlow
25-Jul-16 to 31-Aug-21
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Over summer we will be offering a range of children's activities including cooking, arts & crafts, candle making, jewellery making. We will also be launching our pottery painting...

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Summer Holiday Fun Wycombe Museum High Wycombe
26-Jul-16 to 1-Sep-16
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Every Tuesday and Thursday, join the fun and make something to take away, with different activities each week. Buy a timed ticket on the day. Suitable for ages 5 and over. Be an...

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Zim Zam Zoom! with James Carter The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
26-Jul-16

For 5+ years: fancy something zany and creative? Well come and meet James Carter, the wildest poet and guitarist anywhere - for an action-packed hour of fun and frivolity! First...

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Nature Discovery Hughenden Manor High Wycombe
26-Jul-16
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Come and be a nature detective with our ranger, on a walk in the country side. See what beasts and butterflies you can discover. Booking is essential. Children must be accompanied...

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Fun in the Park Langley Park Buckinghamshire wide
27-Jul-16

The hugely popular family event is back and it is going to be bigger than ever! The afternoon will be fun-packed with activities including live performances and displays, giant...

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Knights and Castles Fun Days Hughenden Manor Buckinghamshire wide
28-Jul-16 to 2-Sep-16

Create your own shield with your own coat of arms and make a sword or a stick theatre castle. Then dress up as a princess or knight in shining armour and play in Hughenden's giant...

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Rastamouse The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
28-Jul-16

For 3+ years: a gloriously irie hour with Michael De Souza, one of the creators of Cbeebies' Rastamouse and da Easy Crew. Enjoy tales of the crime-fighting rodent's adventures and...

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Flushbunkled giant party! The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
29-Jul-16 to 29-Jul-21

For 4+ years: what whoopsy-splunking news – the giants have been caught! Join us for some classic party games to celebrate. £2 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRY Under 8s will...

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Weaving Wonders Workshop Wycombe Museum High Wycombe
30-Jul-16
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Try your hand at weaving and make a Saxon style money bag. Suitable for children 7 and over. Book in advance to avoid disappointment

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Repulsant snozzcumbers The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
30-Jul-16

For 4+ years: imagine tasting the filthsome snozzcumbers that the BFG has to eat in Giant Country. Create your own swigpill food using recycled materials and think the giants you...

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Wondercrump Wildlife The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
31-Jul-16

For all ages: come and get crafty with the Wildlife Trust, and find out about the living landscapes around Buckinghamshire, the inspiration for many of Roald Dahl's books. FREE...

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Holiday Activities at Bucks County Museum Buckinghamshire County Museum Aylesbury
1-Aug-16 to 5-Aug-16
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Discover how Bucks people and places inspired some of Roald Dahl's beloved stories and create some phizzpopping crafts as we celebrate his 100th Birthday! Mon 1 August: Fantastic...

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Fairies and Elves Trail Black Park Country Park Buckinghamshire wide
1-Aug-16 to 5-Aug-16

Follow the self-led trail through the park to find evidence of all the fairies and elves hiding in the woods! Answer the quiz sheet for a sweet treat at the end.Start at Black...

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Frogglefrumping animals The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
2-Aug-16

For 6+ years: learn about the animals living in Giant Country described by the BFG, such as the humplecrimp and frogglefrump. Then, using gobblefunk to inspire you, design and...

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Den Building Langley Park Country Park Buckinghamshire wide
2-Aug-16 to 3-Aug-16

Have a go at building your own den with the help of the Country Park Rangers. Bring a picnic along to eat in your newly built den! Meet at the Langley Park Tea Room.

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Discover nature Hughenden Manor High Wycombe
2-Aug-16

Come and be a nature detective with our ranger, on a walk in the country side. See what beasts and butterflies you can discover. Booking is essential. all children must be accomp...

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Get Crafty in the Cafe Wycombe Museum High Wycombe
3-Aug-16 to 10-Aug-16
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Taught papercraft and mixed media sessions in small groups with Sue Dunnett Boxcrazy. Book in advance to avoid disappointment.

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Rio Summer Entertainment Eden Shopping Centre High Wycombe
3-Aug-16 to 31-Aug-16

Eden's carnival themed entertainment includes lively music, flamboyant crafts and glitzy outfits galore plus free giveaways and more. Partygoers will adorn themselves with flambo...

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Get Crafty in the Cafe Wycombe Museum High Wycombe
6-Aug-16

Pick up a crafty kit from our Art Cart and get making in the café. Only £1, drop in and buy on the day, any time from 11am to 3pm.

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Sophie's proghopping pillowcases The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
6-Aug-16

For 5+ years: listen to some storytelling from The BFG, and decorate your own pillowcase with fabric crayons. Will you draw fantabulous dreams, or trogglehumping nightmares? £3...

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Dahl-ightful dream catchers The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
7-Aug-16

For 5+ years: hear how the BFG catches dreams and then make your own dream catcher net, decorating it so that you catch only the really phizz-whizzing dreams! £3 PER PARTICIPANT...

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Holiday Activities at Bucks County Museum Buckinghamshire County Museum Aylesbury
8-Aug-16 to 12-Aug-16

Discover how Bucks people and places inspired some of Roald Dahl's beloved stories and create some phizzpopping crafts as we celebrate his 100th Birthday! Mon 8 August: Giraffe...

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Summers Night Walk Langley Park Country Park Buckinghamshire wide
8-Aug-16

Find out about life in the park after sunset. Don't forget your torch! Meet at the Langley Park Tea Room.Booking essential.

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Summers Night Walk Langley Park Country Park Buckinghamshire wide
8-Aug-16

Find out about life in the park after sunset. Don't forget your torch! Meet at the Langley Park Tea Room. Booking essential.

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Dragon Workshop Hughenden Manor Buckinghamshire wide
9-Aug-16

Make a clay dragon with ceramic artist Julie Wetenhall. Once made decorate with coloured clay slips. Suitable 7 yrs +

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Majesticle mugs The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
9-Aug-16

For 6+ years: decorate a ceramic mug fit for Her Majester the Queen, ready to take home and fill with your favourite frobscottle £3 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRY Under 8s...

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Community Games Black Park Country Park Buckinghamshire wide
10-Aug-16

Get into the Olympic spirit and compete in the Black Park Community Games! Think classic sports day with egg and spoon races, welly wanging, three-legged races and more! On your...

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Flushbunkled giant party! The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
12-Aug-16

For 4+ years: what whoopsy-splunking news – the giants have been caught! Join us for some classic party games to celebrate. £2 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRY Under 8s will...

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Dotty the Dragon Roxburgh Hall Buckingham
12-Aug-16

Dotty is a baby fire dragon. She lives at the top of a mountain with her grumpy dad, Mr Dragon. In the village below, everyone fears for their lives, for dragon's eat children!...

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Weaving Wonders Workshop 2 Wycombe Museum High Wycombe
13-Aug-16

Another chance to try your hand at weaving and make a Saxon style money bag. Suitable for children 7 and over. Book in advance to avoid disappointment.

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Ucky mucky clay giants The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
13-Aug-16

For 4+ years: listen to Roald Dahl's description of the nine rotsome giants who eat human-beans. Then get ucky mucky with clay and create your own horrible giant – just a small...

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Chocolate decorating The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
14-Aug-16

For 4+ years: join Kate, Head Chef at Café Twit, to decorate a chocolate bar with sweets and treats! £4 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRY Under 8s will need to be accompanied...

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Holiday Activities at Bucks County Museum Buckinghamshire County Museum Aylesbury
15-Aug-16 to 19-Aug-16

Discover how Bucks people and places inspired some of Roald Dahl's beloved stories and create some phizzpopping crafts as we celebrate his 100th Birthday! Mon 15 August: Mugglewum...

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Black Park Film Trail Black Park Country Park Buckinghamshire wide
15-Aug-16 to 19-Aug-16

Find out about some of the different movies, TV shows, adverts and music videos that have been filmed in Black Park on this fascinating self-led film trail. Start at the Black...

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Frogglefrumping animals The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
18-Aug-16

For 6+ years: learn about the animals living in Giant Country described by the BFG, such as the humplecrimp and frogglefrump. Then, using gobblefunk to inspire you, design and...

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Rocket to Giant Country! The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
19-Aug-16

For 6+ years: in our swishwiffling science-y session, we'll try to find ways to send the BFG, Sophie and the Bonecrunching Giants on a journey through the air back to Giant Countr...

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Get Crafty in the Cafe Wycombe Museum High Wycombe
20-Aug-16 to 27-Aug-16

Pick up a crafty kit from our Art Cart and get making in the café. Only £1, drop in and buy on the day, any time from 11am to 3pm.

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Discover Dahl’s archives The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
20-Aug-16

For 8+ years: a unique behind-the-scenes peek into our archive store, which houses Roald Dahl's original letters and manuscripts. £1 PER PERSON (ADULTS AND CHILDREN) PLUS MUSEUM...

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Holiday Activities at Bucks County Museum Buckinghamshire County Museum Aylesbury
22-Aug-16 to 26-Aug-16

Mon 22 August: Witches Mobiles Tue 23 August: Mrs Twit's Mugs Wed 24 August: Little Red Riding Hood Thur25 August: The Magic Finger Fri 26 August: BFG Dream Bottles Visit bucksco...

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Majesticle mugs The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
23-Aug-16

For 6+ years: decorate a ceramic mug fit for Her Majester the Queen, ready to take home and fill with your favourite frobscottle £3 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRY Under 8s...

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Get Crafty in the Cafe Wycombe Museum High Wycombe
24-Aug-16
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Taught papercraft and mixed media sessions in small groups with Sue Dunnett Boxcrazy. Book in advance to avoid disappointment.

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Bugs and Beasts Black Park Country Park Buckinghamshire wide
24-Aug-16

Hunt for creepy crawlies in Black Park using a mini-beast kit with the help of the Country Park Rangers and learn about the Bugs and Beasts you find. Meet at the Black Park Visito...

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Rocket to Giant Country! The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
26-Aug-16

For 6+ years: in our swishwiffling science-y session, we'll try to find ways to send the BFG, Sophie and the Bonecrunching Giants on a journey through the air back to Giant Countr...

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Night Walk Black Park Country Park Buckinghamshire wide
26-Aug-16

Find out about life in the park after sunset. Don't forget your torch! Meet at the Black Park Kiosk. Booking essential

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Ucky mucky clay giants The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
28-Aug-16

For 4+ years: listen to Roald Dahl's description of the nine rotsome giants who eat human-beans. Then get ucky mucky with clay and create your own horrible giant – just a small...

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Big friendly ears The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
29-Aug-16

For 4+ years: learn about the BFG's enormous ears and how they help him hear the buzzy-hum, silvery soft noises of dreams. Then 22 so you can listen out for ‘the secret whispering...

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Bushcraft Black Park Country Park Buckinghamshire wide
29-Aug-16

Enjoy learning bushcraft skills in Black Pines amp and explore ways to help you survive in the forest! Max. ratio of one adult to two young people. This event is for those aged 12...

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Zim Zam Zoom! with James Carter The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
30-Aug-16

For 5+ years: fancy something zany and creative? Well come and meet James Carter, the wildest poet and guitarist anywhere - for an action-packed hour of fun and frivolity! First...

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Dragon Workshop Hughenden Manor Buckinghamshire wide
31-Aug-16

Make a clay dragon with ceramic artist Julie Wetenhall. Once made decorate with coloured clay slips. Suitable 7 yrs +

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Lakeside Fair Black Park Country Park Buckinghamshire wide
31-Aug-16

Come and join in the fun at our Lakeside Fair! The afternoon will be jam-packed with fun activities including inflatables, music, crazy golf, a petting farm, games, a pocket-money...

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Dahl-ightful dream catchers The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
1-Sep-16

For 5+ years: hear how the BFG catches dreams and then make your own dream catcher net, decorating it so that you catch only the really phizz-whizzing dreams! £3 PER PARTICIPANT...

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Flushbunkled giant party! The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
2-Sep-16

For 4+ years: what whoopsy-splunking news – the giants have been caught! Join us for some classic party games to celebrate. £2 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRY Under 8s will...

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Chiddlers’ hour: The BFG The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
6-Sep-16

For 0 to 3 years: 30 minutes of songs, storytelling and adventure and 30 minutes of free play and crafts based on Roald Dahl's The BFG. £3 PER CHILD We recommend pre-booking as...

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Chocolate decorating The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
10-Sep-16

For 4+ years: join Kate, Head Chef at Café Twit, to decorate a chocolate bar with sweets and treats! £4 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRY Under 8s will need to be accompanied...

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Chiddlers’ hour: Charlie and the Chocolate Fa The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
13-Sep-16

For 0 to 3 years: 30 minutes of songs, storytelling and adventure and 30 minutes of free play and crafts based on Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. £3 PER CHILD We...

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Museum of the Unexpected The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
17-Sep-16

Celebrate Roald Dahl's 100th birthday in the heart of Roald Dahl country. Smell your way around the Museum on our SCENTenary Trail, write your own lines for our Big Birthday...

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Chiddlers’ hour: The Enormous Crocodile The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
20-Sep-16

For 0 to 3 years: 30 minutes of songs, storytelling and adventure and 30 minutes of free play and crafts based on Roald Dahl's The Enormous Crocodile and The Twits. £3 PER CHILD ...

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Wondercrump Wildlife The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
25-Sep-16

For all ages: come and get crafty with the Wildlife Trust, and find out about the living landscapes around Buckinghamshire, the inspiration for many of Roald Dahl's books. FREE...

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Chiddlers’ hour: Esio Trot The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
27-Sep-16

For 0 to 3 years: 30 minutes of songs, storytelling and adventure and 30 minutes of free play and crafts based on Roald Dahl's Esio Trot. £3 PER CHILD We recommend pre-booking as...

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