Summer Holiday Activities 2019 at York Castle Museum
School Summer Holiday Activities 2019
Storytime and Rhyme with Christina Gabbitas
45 minute workshops/interactive readings
Session 1: 10 am – 10:45am
Session 2: 11am – 11:45am
Session 3: 1pm – 1.45pm
Session 4: 2pm – 2.45pm
Christina Gabbitas is an English children’s author and has created a story specifically for York Castle Museum. Come along and join one of our interactive storytelling workshop sessions led by Christina, based on her new story.
Included in admission, no need to book.
York Castle Museum’s Poetry Competition
York Castle Museum and award-winning author, poet and voice artist Christina Gabbitas are asking children to take inspiration from the collections at York Castle Museum, including a Victorian wooden train, a toy ‘Strongwoman’ from the Second World War and an Edwardian glove puppet, to create and eight line poem with the winning poems selected to feature in a poetry book.
Pick up an entry form when you visit.
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