Here you will find all of the Adult events.
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Wantage Art Group Exhibition An exhibition of work from the members of Wantage Art Group. Free admission but donations welcome.
Watercolour, Acrylic & Yarn Exhibition An exhibition of work by Jane, Stephen and Angela Pawlyn. Each artist responded to images in their preferred medium. Free admission but donations welcome/ Children must be accompanied b an adult at all times.
LEGO® Evening for Grown Ups! Enjoy pizza and salad in the Museum Cafe and play with LEGO®! Ages 16 years +. Tickets £6.50 per person, available from the Museum reception. Thursday 4th October 7pm – 10pm.
Woodbine Willie Join author Linda Parker as she discusses her popular book Woodbine Willie. This event is part of the Wantage Literary Festival. Tickets £7.50 each, available from the Museum or online here Sunday 21st October 3.30pm
Drawing Mania! Now a regular feature at the Museum, All ages welcome. We’ll provide the materials & give free guidance to help you draw something from the Museums collections. First Saturday of the month 10.30am – 11.30am.
Keggie Carew in Conversation with Mary Loudon Join author Keggie Carew as she discusses her book ‘Dadland’ with bestselling author Mary Loudon. This event is part of the Wantage Literary Festival. Tickets £10 available from the Museum or online here. Sunday 21st October 2pm.
Lucy Newlyn in Conversation with Poet Jenny Lewis Join us in the Museum for another Wantage Literary Festival event where author Lucy Newlyn discusses her book ‘Diary of a Bi-Polar Explorer’ Sunday 21st October 5pm. Tickets £7.50 available from the Museum or online here.
Drawing and Washes Join artist Vicky Vergou for her new art course here in the Museum. 5 week course starting Tuesday 30th October. For more information and to book please contact Vicky directly firstname.lastname@example.org or 07811450567. Registration deadline 30th September.
Exploring Drawing Three week art course with artist Vicky Vergou, with special attention on line and composition. Starting on Friday 2nd November. For more information and to book please contact Vicky directly email@example.com or 07811450567. Registration deadline 30th September.
Local Voices Local poets, novelists and flash fiction fans this is your chance to grab your 5 minutes of fame. Take centre stage and share your writing with Wantage. To find out more contact Wantagelitfestcompetitions@gmail.com Ages 18+. Audience tickets £5 available from the Museum or online here. Wednesday 24th October 7pm.
Knit Knot & Natter Join the Museums Knit Knot & Natter group every 3rd Friday of the Month in the Museum Cafe at 1.30pm. Bring along your own project or take tuition from one of the members in crafts including knitting, crochet & weaving. Free to attend but please support the Cafe.
Join the Museum Book Group in the Museum Cafe every 2nd Friday of the Month at 2pm. For more information & to join please send your contact details to firstname.lastname@example.org & the leader of the group will get in touch. Free to attend but please support the cafe.
Make Lace Mondays Join a small group of Wantage Lace Makers in the Museum Foyer every 2nd Monday of the month at 1.30pm. See how lace is made & even have a go with their guidance. Free admission but donations welcome.
Wantage Country Market Every Friday morning 9.30am – 10.45am the ladies from Wantage WI run their market in the Museum Cafe. They sell homemade cakes, desserts, jams, chutneys and lots more. Free admission.