Summer of Colour

Saturday 22 June 2024
Summer of Colour Launch Day

We are celebrating the the launch of a Summer of Colour on the  first day of the new exhibition Jason and his Argonauts.  It's going to be a day of FREE activities exploring colour, creativity, and fun! From kaleidoscopic creations to super-size scribbling, there is something for the whole family.  Including activities for early years from Rugby’s Barnardo’s Children and Family Centres and local artists.

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Mod roc sculptures

Tuesday 20 August
Suitable for under 6s
10am - 11am and 11.15am - 12.15pm
£2.50 per child
Children must be accompanied by an adult.  Booking essential.

Using mod roc, make your own sculpture inspired by the exhibition. 

Rainbow weaving

Wednesday 21 August
Suitable for ages 6+
10am - 11am and 11.15am - 12.15pm
£2.50 per child
Children must be accompanied by an adult. Booking essential.

Make a colourful weaving from fabrics and yarns all colours of the rainbow.

Giant Portraits 

Thursday 22 August
Suitable for ages 6+.
10am - 11am and 11.15am - 12.15pm
£2.50 per child
Children must be accompanied by an adult. Booking essential.

Using a large transparent screen, make a giant portrait or a giant drawing of your creation!

Water & bubble play

Tuesday 27 August
Suitable for early years chldren.
10am - 11am and 11.15am - 12.15pm
£2.50 per child
Children must be accompanied by an adult. Booking essential.

Play with bubbles and water in this fun session for early years out in the Percival Guildhouse Gardens.

Colour Kaliedoscopes

Wednesday 28 August
Suitable for ages 6+
10am - 11am and 11.15am - 12.15pm
£2.50 per child
Children must be accompanied by an adult. Booking essential.

Create optical illusions by making your own colourful kaleidoscope.

3 D key rings

Thursday 29 August
Suitable for ages 8+
10am - 11am and 11.15am - 12.15pm
£2.50 per child
Children must be accompanied by an adult. Booking essential.

Using a 3D pen and filament, 'draw' your own 3D design to be made into a keyring.
 

Self-led scrap day

Sat 31 August 
Suitable for all ages
0hursday 30 31 May 
Suitable for all ages
10am - 12 pm and 1.30pm - 13.30pm
FREE no booking  required.

Come along to this self-led session where you can raid our resources and let your creativity take you in your own direction.