World Museum: Free Family Events, June 2016

    Location (with MAP): World Museum
    Date/Time: 2 June 2016. - 30 June 2016. 10:00am - 6:00pm
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    WORLD MUSEUM
    Free entry
    Open daily 10am-5pm
    William Brown Street, Liverpool
    www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/wml
    Telephone 0151 478 4136
    @world_museum

    Traditional Mexican dancing
    4 June
    12.30, 1.30 and 2.45pm

    Son de America, will take you on a vibrant journey discovering traditional Mexican dance. You can join in workshops following the performances.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Animal masks
    4 & 5 June
    1-4pm

    Touch a hippopotamus skull, examine a tropical butterfly or hold an elephant tooth Be inspired by our collection and make an animal mask to take home.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Colourful tales
    8 & 22 June
    2-4pm

    Hear tales inspired by the colours of the rainbow in children’s storytelling sessions.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Shadow puppets
    11 & 12 June
    1-4pm

    Find out about Javanese Shadow Puppets and make your own to take home.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Our world
    11 June
    11am-4pm

    Meet scientists from the University of Liverpool and discover the environment and world around you, and the sustainability issues which face us all. Part of the Museum’s Meet the Scientists programme of events.
    Drop in, no booking required

    From minds to genes
    18 June
    11am-4pm

    Meet scientists from the University of Liverpool and take part in hands on activities to discover new, better ways of treating people who are sick and help everybody feel healthier. The event is part of the Medical Research Council Festival of Medical Science and our Meet the Scientists series of events.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Destination Space – family show
    19 June
    11.30am, 2pm and 3pm

    Through a variety of science demonstrations this show explores how to train like an astronaut, how to get to space, what living and working in space is like, and how to get back to Earth safely.
    Collect a free ticket on the day

    Ammonites & Belemnites
    18 & 19 June
    1-4pm

    Discover these ancient creatures from millions of years ago and make a bead model of one to take home.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Edible insects
    25 June
    1-4pm

    Insects may be the food of the future. Become an entomophagist and find out what insects you can eat. Part ofCreepy Crawly Week – celebrating National Insect Week.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Dragonflies
    26 June
    1-4pm
    Did you know that there were dragonflies 300 million years ago? Find out more and make your own beaded dragonfly to take home. Part of Creepy Crawly Week – celebrating National Insect Week.
    Drop in, no booking required