Magnificent Materials and Fossil Fun


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FREE drop in activities, fun for all the family!
Four days of Rock and Fossil Road Show Activities for Half Term and the Big Draw. Magnificent minerals make brilliant buildings, come along and find out what makes a good stone for building, marvel at the magical colours of minerals under a
special microscope and find out how you can tell all this from a very thin slice of rock.
Discover fossils and how they were made and make a fossil reincarnation or an imprint in clay.

Tuesday and Wednesday - work in charcoal to draw fossils from the museum collection,create an erupting volcano and make a badge to take home.

Thursday and Friday - help Eek Batik to create a giant geology banner by painting in wax
and dye. Make a small batik to take home or turn into a unique badge, and draw the minerals that make rocks.

Times and prices are subject to change. Contact venue before setting out.

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