Children’s sessions at Rugby Library are fun - and free!

Fun sessions at the library.
Fun sessions at the library.

Rugby Library is hosting a range of free activities this summer using artifacts and historical themes from the Heritage and Culture Warwickshire collection.

Organisers are urging parents to book soon as places look set to fill up quickly.

Incredible Earth takes place on Wednesday, August 5, from 10am–11.30am.

Young visitors will be able to find out some amazing facts and records about the planet such as what makes earthquakes happen, where the tallest mountains are and how the rocks beneath our feet tell a fascinating story.

Champion Sports & Greatest Games, is on Wednesday, August 12, from 10am–11.30am

Children can find out who can run the fastest, and who has scored the most football goals ever as well as making a finger football game and other fun activities.

Fabulous Fashions is being run on Wednesday, August 19, from 10am–11.30am. Take a look at some examples of fab fashions of the past and make a hat or headdress.

Jazzy Jewellery takes place on Wednesday, August 26, 10am–11.30am

Glitter, gold and gemstones – explore the jewellery that people have worn throughout time and handle some replica jewellery that Romans, Anglo Saxons and others would have liked to wear. Make a necklace or friendship bracelet to take away.

Book at www.warwickshire.gov.uk/libraries or call 0300 555 8171. Sessions are suitable for school-aged children.

To keep up to date with events from the Heritage and Culture Warwickshire team visit heritage.warwickshire.gov.uk follow on Twitter @RuairiTheFawn and like Warwickshire Museum on Facebook. Rugby Library is in Little Elborow Street.