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Herne Bay’s Hidden Treasures
Storytelling workshop and craft activity
Saturday 28 September 2019
Take part in a fun, interactive workshop to discover Herne Bay treasures hidden in a magical storymat. What are the mysterious objects and who do they belong to? With puppet characters, songs, action rhymes and a creative art activity this colourful, hands-on workshop will excite the curiosity and imagination of children and adults alike.
Workshop for children age 3-6 and their carers at 10.30 to 11.15; and for children age 7-11 and their carers at 11.30 to 12.15 and 13.15 to 14.00.

£1 per child. Normal museum charges apply for carers – adults £2/concessions £1.60. Spaces limited, booking advisable phone 01227 367368 or email

Evening Talks

Phone or call in to book your tickets – £5 visitors £4 volunteers and annual ticket holders
All talks at the Seaside Museum in William Street unless otherwise stated.
6.30 for free refreshments. Talks begin at 7pm

Wednesday 11 September – History of the Swimming Costume
– Judith Dore, Kent Costume Trust

Monday 23 SeptemberReflections on Smallfilms
– Simon Postgate looks back at the filming, production, voices and characters of Smallfilms, the company that produced such classics as Bagpuss, The Clangers, Ivor the Engine, Noggin the Nog and Pogles Wood

Wednesday 9 October – The Geology of Herne Bay
– Geoff Downer

Monday 14 October – An Edwardian Day by the Seaside
– Judith Dore, Kent Costume Trust