Basingstoke Discovery Centre
- Telephone 01256 478670
- Opening times Mon–Fri 8.30am–6.30pm; Sat 8.30am–4.30pm; Sun 11am–3pm.
- Seasonal times Closed public holidays.
- Website www3.hants.gov.uk/library/…
There are 9 events at this location
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Be Your Own Fashion Designer
Upcycle old clothes using trims, scraps and embellishments. Sewing machines are available for older participants.
Discussing Dyslexia: Assisting those with Dyslexia
Barry Croniken of Microlink shows how technology could help and support those affected by dyslexia. Booking is essential.
Sat 22 Apr
£4 for one talk; £15 for all five / 01256 478670
Down on the Farm
A day of free activities for kids including 3D colouring, crafts and more.
An Evening of Science
A series of talks on science. Topics include neuroscience, astronomy, cosmetics and baking. Booking is essential.
Wed 15 Mar
£3 / 01256 478670
Astronomy Talk from Basingstoke Astronomical Society
£7.50 / 01256 478670
Cake Science with Mam Brown Cakes: Teri Brown invites you to taste the difference in this talk about the science involved in baking.
£22.50 / 01256 478670
Cosmetics Workshop: Learn how to make your own healthy and natural cosmetics, free from chemical ingredients.
£3 / 01256 478670
Danger! High voltage with Dr Mark Dallas, Lecturer in Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience at the University of Reading. Explore the wonders of neuroscience and the power of our own bodies electricity.
£5 / 01256 478670
Triple Homicide & Forensics: Work as a team of detectives to solve a triple homicide. Led by Anna Chaussee, Senior Lecturer in Forensics at the University of Winchester, you use methods still used to train current detectives and forensic students.
Ferrets for Fun
A talk on ferrets that aims to dispel myths surrounding the creatures. It also addresses the uses of ferrets across more than 200 years. There are real ferrets in attendance. Suitable for ages 8+.
The Hither Side of the Hedge
Illustrated and interactive presentation about folk song collector, author and artist Alice Gillington. Booking is essential.
How Do You Take Yours?
Meet a 1950s housewife celebrating the end of rationing with her own special tea party.
How to Write your Memoir and Autobiography
A workshop laying the groundwork you need to know to get started writing your memoir or autobiography.
TS Eliot: The Love Song of J Alfred Prufrock & The Waste Land
A double bill featuring two of the 20th century's most famous poems.