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 11 events at this location
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Christmas Felt Workshop
Make some festive felt bunting and other Christmas decorations.
A chance for kids to get in on the CSI action. Under the guidance of CID staff children work their way through a series of clues using the same forensic techniques as real detectives to solve the crime, including dusting for fingerprints. All kids receive a CSI kit to take home so they can continue their detective work.
Damien Lewis: Hunting Hitler's Nukes: The Secret Race To Stop The Nazi Bomb
New bestseller from Damien Lewis.
Sat 5 Nov
£5 / 01256 478670
John Eddleston: Hampshire’s True Crimes
Author John Eddleston talks about some of Hampshire's true crimes.
Make a Bicycle or Shopping Basket
Use the willow weaving technique to make a bike basket or a shopping basket.
Sat 3 Dec
Meet The Author: Damien Lewis
Hear Damien Lewis speak about his writing experiences. Prior to the outbreak of the war the massive German chemicals conglomerate I.G. Farben had started producing bulk supplies of deuterium oxide - heavy water - at the remote Norwegian plant of Vemork. Damien Lewis's new bestseller Hunting Hitler's Nukes - The…
Classes tailored for wee scientists ages 2–4, featuring songs, experiments, stories and more.
Thu 27 Oct
Fri 28 Oct
Sat 29 Oct
Murder, Sex and Mayhem in the English Church
John E. Vigar talks about this murder, sex and mayhem in relation to churches.
A two-hour workshop in papercraft, with Pauline Barnfather. Booking is essential.
Reindeer and Stars Willow Workshop
A chance to make some rustic Christmas decorations from willow, including tiny reindeers, stars and a wee woven tree. Suitable for ages 10+. Booking is essential.