Can you be a time traveller? Step back in time with Project Digby!
An exciting heritage project designed and developed in partnership with Autism East Midlands for young people aged 11-16 on the Autism Spectrum.
Discover what life was like over 400 years ago! Find out more about 1620s music, witchcraft, games, food and much more!
- Starts: Tuesday 24 July
- Ends: Tuesday 21 August
- When: Every Tuesday, 2.30 pm to 4.00 pm
- Where: 1620s House & Garden, Donington-le-Heath, LE67 2FW
To discover more about this project, contact Volunteering Co-ordinator Nicola Seika by Monday 16 July. Places are limited, so make sure you don’t miss out.
Parents & carers are welcome to stay for a cup of tea and a chat in the Barn Tearoom.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Text or telephone: 07944 891091
Christmas at the Manor
Sunday 10th December, 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Discover how Christmas was celebrated in times gone by! The 1620s House & Garden will be beautifully dressed in Jacobean style decor. See how preparations were made to celebrate the full twelve days of Christmas by the Digby Family.
Join in with festive carols and a mummers play, talk to costumed volunteers about food and feasting, Christmas customs, keeping warm in winter in the days before central heating and all the jobs that had to be done to ensure the holy season ran smoothly.
What’s more, there’ll be festive crafts in the barn and a children’s trail to enjoy!
Normal Admission plus £2. No need to pre-book, just come along on the day.
Wednesday 13th December, 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us for an atmospheric evening house tour and partake in carols of old as we traverse through the traditionally decorated rooms.
SOLD OUT- Children’s Christmas Hamper Workshop
Saturday 16th December, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join us for this festive workshop to make the perfect hamper filled with Christmas crafts and treats.
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