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Life Below Water: Artist-led workshop at The MERL

Free workshop suitable for families with children aged 5+
April 13, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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April 13, 2023
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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The Museum of English Rural Life
The Museum of English Rural Life, Redlands Road
Reading, Berkshire RG1 5EX United Kingdom
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Exploring the theme of ‘Life Below Water,’ join artist Rebecca Howard and lend a hand creating a wonderful joint artwork, inspired by Reading’s rivers. Then make your sustainability pledge, to take home or hang up in the museum.

Part of Museums Partnership Reading’s Our Green Stories campaign, exploring the importance of protecting life in our rivers and canals.Life Below Water’ is one of  UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

  • Families, drop in between 10am – 3pm (if it is busy, you may be asked to wait or come back) 
  • Suitable for families with children aged 5+ 
  • All children must be accompanied by an adult 
  • We will be using glue and paint so please don’t wear your best  
  • FREE, this workshop is fully funded by Museums Partnership Reading, as part of Our Green Stories

The workshop will also be running at Reading Museum on Wednesday 12 April

The logo for Our Green Stories.