Caphouse Creators
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Caphouse Creators

£7 per child
Sunday 8 January 2023 - Friday 23 August 2024
11am-12.30pm and 2pm-3.30pm
Education Room, The Hub, National Coal Mining Museum

Calling all 7-12 year olds! Get creative at our hands-on monthly club, working with authentic materials to learn practical techniques!

Upcoming Workshops:

Sun 7 July: Wooden Hydraulic Machine

Use traditional woodworking tools to shape and construct a moving mechanised machine.

Wed 24, Thu 25 & Fri 26 July: Sensory Soap Making (Summer Special)

PHB soap was essential for miners to wash away coal dust. Cook-up your own sensory soap using a variety of colours, smells and textures.

Wed 7, Thu 8 & Fri 9 August:Wooden Instruments (Summer Special)

Discover how music brought communities together. Use traditional woodworking tools to construct a colourful glockenspiel.

Wed 21, Thu 22 Aug & Fri 23 August: Puppet Making (Summer Special)

Use inspiration from the seaside classic ‘Punch and Judy’ to create your own poseable puppet.


(Please note children must be accompanied by an adult – adults do not need to book)