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October Events at Basingstoke Discovery Centre

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08 Oct - 31 Oct 2019

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Take a look at the October events at the Basingstoke Discovery Centre. Tickets should be booked in advance, available from the Discovery Centre, or call 01256 478670 book online www.hants.gov.uk/shop/home

Children's events


Campervan Storytime at Basingstoke Discovery Centre

8 October 2019 10:30am to 11:30am/£3
Join local author Rachel Jane as she shares her stories about the campervans from Red Hatch Farm! You'll join in the adventures of Milo, Lil and Tallulah followed by fun campervan crafts.
Rachel will also be signing copies of her books afterwards.

Quirks Animal Encounter at Basingstoke Discovery Centre

29 October 2019 11am to midday / £6
Come along to meet a variety of animals from around the world at the Quirks' Animal Roadshows workshop. You'll have the opportunity to stroke and hold the animals as well as discovering lots of interesting facts about where they come from, what they eat and what makes them unique.
Ages 4+

Campervan Storytime at Basingstoke Discovery Centre

30 October 2019 2pm to 3pm/£3
Join local author Rachel Jane as she shares her stories about the campervans from Red Hatch Farm! You'll join in the adventures of Milo, Lil and Tallulah followed by fun campervan crafts.
Rachel will also be signing copies of her books afterwards.

Adult events


40 Years catching smugglers at Basingstoke Discovery Centre

22 October 2019 2pm to 3pm/£8
An entertaining expose of what exactly goes on in the Customs Green Channel.
Malcolm worked for HM Customs and Excise for 40 years and illustrates his talks with a succession of bizarre anecdotes.

Broadmore Revealed at Basingstoke Discovery Centre

31 October 2019 2pm to 3pm/£4

The Victorian Asylum
An introduction to England’s oldest secure hospital with Mark Stevens, Berkshire’s County Archivist and author of ‘Broadmoor Revealed’

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