International Women's Day Celebration

Saturday 7 March, 10am – 4pm
Join us in the Docklands for stories of East London women who made an impact.

Strike a light
11-11:45am, 1:30-2:15pm & 2:30-3:15pm
Meet Mary Driscoll as she recounts the struggles and successes of the match girls who went on strike for better pay and working conditions.
Event type: Storyteller
Suggested ages: 5+

Amazing women I know
11-12.30pm & 2-3.30pm
Is there an amazing woman in your life? Let her know by creating art work to celebrate her and show just how much she means to you.
Event type: Art drop-in
Suggested ages: 5+

The meeting of two queens
12-12:30pm, 1-1:30pm & 3-3.30pm
Join our storyteller as she unravels the amazing true story of Grace O’Malley, the Irish Pirate Queen, and her journey along the Thames to meet Queen Elizabeth I.
Suggested ages: 5+

Awesome Adventurers
10.30-11.15am, 11.30am - 12.15pm & 1.30-2.15pm
Learn about famous women who travelled the world throughout history. Tickets available from main desk on the day. Tickets for the first two sessions will be given out at 10am and for the final session at 12pm.
Event type: Creative drama
Ages: 0-5 years

Second Saturdays inspired by...

Saturday 14 March, 11.30am – 12.30 pm & 2-3pm
Saturday 9 May, 11am – 12.30pm & 2-3.30pm
Saturday 13 Jun, 11am – 12.30pm & 2-3.30pm
Saturday 11 July, 11am – 12.30pm & 2-3.30pm 


Every Second Saturday during terms time we choose a favourite object in the museum to inspire a creative event or activity. Join us to discover and explore a different object every month.
Suggested ages: 5-11


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