Children at the Museum

Making Things at East Street

Making Things at East Street

Children’s Craft Afternoon February 17th Click on a photo to enlarge it. Children (and their parents/grandparents) always enjoy the activity afternoons at East Street. At this one, organised by stalwarts Sue Manktelow and Sue Muddiman,  they made bird feeders and pencil toppers and also decorated scallop shells with paint and glitter.       When … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Featured, Past Events on 18th February 2017
Last updated: 18th February 2017



For the Queen’s Birthday

For the Queen’s Birthday

Happy Birthday to our Queen June 2nd saw another busy and fun craft afternoon at East Street attended by local children and others on holiday, including visiting grandchildren from Singapore!  — in all, 14 children and 15 adults, producing a variety of crafts to celebrate the Queens 90th birthday. They made wonderful crowns adorned with crystals … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Featured, Past Events on 3rd June 2016
Last updated: 3rd June 2016



Half term Monster Fun at Museum

Half term Monster Fun at Museum

Smiling happy children (14 of them + parents) enjoyed a fun afternoon at East St Museum during half term on Thursday 18th February. We were very happy to welcome local children and  visiting children on holiday in the area. The large group of children did various craft projects involving painting, cutting and gluing. They made … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Featured, Uncategorized on 19th February 2016
Last updated: 19th February 2016



Monster fun to be had at the Museum

Monster fun to be had at the Museum

Children come along during Half Term on Thursday 18th February to East St Museum to have a fun crafting afternoon. There will be various activities from making a tree climbing monkey to celebrate the Chinese Year of the Monkey, Making, painting and gluing Monsters with wiggly eyes. Paper bead making,  fridge magnets and more…. all … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Events Diary on 11th February 2016
Last updated: 11th February 2016



Children’s Day

Children’s Day

Children’s Crafts Afternoon – Monday 26th October The afternoon of Monday, 26th October was a very creative one at the East Street Museum. Children enjoyed a variety of autumn themed crafts, using leaves and conkers, twigs and wool to make conker animals, conker woollen spider web weaving, leaf collages, jam jar lanterns, twig men and … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Past Events on 29th October 2015
Last updated: 1st January 2016



Wet day leads to large attendance for children’s activity afternoon

Wet day leads to large attendance for children’s activity afternoon

Rye museum had its latest children’s activity afternoon at the East Street Museum on Wednesday 26 August. It was a wet and windy day so we may have expected a good turnout of children, parents and grandparents. The count was 22 children and 24 adults, quite amazing. There were families from Germany and Canada as … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Featured on 4th September 2015
Last updated: 8th September 2015



Look what we’ve made!

Look what we’ve made!

Children’s Activity Day, 27th May A small group of children enjoyed a fun craft afternoon with a gardening theme at the East Street Museum on Wednesday 27th May   The children decorated plant pots and decorated a plant label. They made a pinwheel with some adult help and finally planted a small pot with a marigold … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Featured on 30th May 2015
Last updated: 28th August 2015



It was All About the Sea

It was All About the Sea

Children’s Craft Activity at East St Museum, Wednesday 18th February     A fun afternoon was had during the half term holiday at East St Museum. Seventeen children came along with their parents/grandparents, and made a variety of crafts associated with the sea. They made a fishing game, complete with a magnetic fishing rod so that … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, Featured, Past Events on 27th February 2015
Last updated: 27th February 2015



Santa’s Grotto at the Museum

Santa’s Grotto at the Museum

A Santa’s Helper reports: Over 100 children visited Father Christmas on Saturday 13th December at East Street Museum, both local and from further afield. A group of museum volunteer helpers had decorated the museum, including the entrance way and the whole area looked very festive with Father Christmas sitting in his armchair by the fire … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Past Events on 18th December 2014
Last updated: 11th March 2015



A Day out at the Castle

A Day out at the Castle

There are things to see and do for all ages at the Ypres Tower and school visits are  very popular.  This group of Sussex 4 and 5 year olds especially liked the dressing up,  trying to pull the longbow,  seeing how far the sea has gone away,  going inside prison cells and the Women’s Tower … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum on 27th March 2014
Last updated: 9th October 2014