Shotts

Shotts Library

For enquiries, please call 01501 821556.

Summer Crafts

Tuesday 16 July

Friday 2 August

2.30pm – 3.30pm

5 – 12 years

£2 – booking required

 


Shotts Heritage Centre

For enquiries, please call 01698 274590

On the Homefront

Tuesday 2 July

1.30pm – 3.30pm

5 years+ (all ages welcome)

Handling free / craft £2 – drop in activity

Find out about life on Lanarkshire’s Home Front during the Second World War with our collection of wartime artefacts. Dress up as an evacuee, discover some dodgy rationing recipes and make a wartime toy tank or air raid shelter to take home.

 

Knights and Castles

Tuesday 9 July

1.30pm-3.30pm

5 years+ (all ages welcome)

Handling free /craft £2 – drop in activity

Handling some replica medieval armour and weapons, try on an knight’s armour and make your own shield to take home.

 

Toys Through Time

Tuesday 16 July

1.30pm – 3.30pm

5 years+ (all ages welcome)

Free to play / craft £2 – drop in activity

Get hands on with some 20th Century toys and see how play has changed in the last 100 years. Decorate your own Frisbee to take home.

 

Peg Weaving – create a woolly bug or bookmark!

Tuesday 23 July

10.30am – 11am

1.30pm – 3.30pm

5 years+ (all ages welcome – younger children may need assistance)

£2 – drop in activity

 

Make a Roman Mosaic Coaster

Tuesday 30 July

1.30pm – 3.30pm

5 years+ (all ages welcome)

£2 – drop in activity

Learn about everyday life as a Roman, try out some replica Roman weapons and armour, and make a mosaic coaster to take home.

 

The Swinging 60s

Wednesday 10 July

Tuesday 6 August

1.30pm – 3.30pm

5 years+ (all ages welcome)

Handling free / craft £2 – drop in activity

Let’s go back to the swinging sixties to check out the groovy fashions, gadgets and games. Make your own retro badge or keyring to take home.