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Jul
22
Sun
Summer Exhibition at Claydon Gallery @ Claydon Gallery
Jul 22 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Summer Exhibition at Claydon Gallery @ Claydon Gallery | Middle Claydon | England | United Kingdom

Our SUMMER EXHIBITION features a wide range of original fine art, paintings, prints, photographs, ceramics, turned wood and silver.

Glorious Years: French Calendars from Louis XIV to the Revolution @ Waddesdon Manor
Jul 22 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Glorious Years: French Calendars from Louis XIV to the Revolution @ Waddesdon Manor | Waddesdon | England | United Kingdom

Glorious Years is a celebration of the power of the printed image before photography. An exhibition of rare calendars, published in Paris in the 17th and 18th centuries, from their golden period under Louis XIV, through to the Revolution, when time itself was re-invented, with new ways of illustrating and naming the days and years.

Riches of the Earth @ Waddesdon Manor
Jul 22 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Riches of the Earth @ Waddesdon Manor | Waddesdon | England | United Kingdom

Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild’s collection was full of objects made of precious materials: hardstones, minerals, silver and gold. Many examples of these extraordinary objects are still to be found throughout Waddesdon. Discover them through this self-led trail of the Manor.

Riches of the Earth @ Waddesdon Manor
Jul 22 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Riches of the Earth @ Waddesdon Manor | Waddesdon | England | United Kingdom

Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild’s collection was full of objects made of precious materials: hardstones, minerals, silver and gold. Many examples of these extraordinary objects are still to be found throughout Waddesdon. Discover them through this self-led trail of the Manor.

Free exhibition included with house and grounds admission.

The Silver Caesars: A Renaissance Mystery @ Waddesdon Manor
Jul 22 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Silver Caesars: A Renaissance Mystery @ Waddesdon Manor | Waddesdon | England | United Kingdom

For the first time in more than 150 years some of the most extraordinary and enigmatic treasures of the Renaissance, a set of 12 European silver-gilt standing cups – known as the ‘Aldobrandini Tazze’ – will be reunited and displayed together at Waddesdon Manor.

Dementia Friendly Screening – Funny Face – Second Space @ Aylesbury Waterside Theatre
Jul 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Dementia Friendly Screening - Funny Face - Second Space @ Aylesbury Waterside Theatre | England | United Kingdom

The well-loved 1957 movie, featuring Dick Avery (Fred Astaire) a New-York city based photographer who is struck by the beauty of Jo Stockton (Audrey Hepburn) who Dick believes has the potential to become a successful model. A dementia friendly screening of a film in love with fashion.

£6 pp plus one free carer

Free tea and coffee served throughout

Refreshments will be served in our bar area for half an hour prior to the film start time and there will be a 20 minute interval halfway through the showing with refreshments.

We have limited wheelchair spaces so please book in advance and let box office know of requirements.

Jul
23
Mon
Summer Exhibition at Claydon Gallery @ Claydon Gallery
Jul 23 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Summer Exhibition at Claydon Gallery @ Claydon Gallery | Middle Claydon | England | United Kingdom

Our SUMMER EXHIBITION features a wide range of original fine art, paintings, prints, photographs, ceramics, turned wood and silver.

Jul
24
Tue
Wonder Dogs: Dogs That Change People’s Lives @ Bucks County Museum
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wonder Dogs: Dogs That Change People’s Lives @ Bucks County Museum | England | United Kingdom

30 June – 29 September

People with disabilities and certain medical conditions can face a variety of challenges in their daily lives. Find out about the amazing assistance dogs that have been specially trained to help their owners and the charities that support them. Check website for special Meet a Wonder Dog sessions during the summer.
Image: Medical Detection Dogs

Summer Exhibition at Claydon Gallery @ Claydon Gallery
Jul 24 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Summer Exhibition at Claydon Gallery @ Claydon Gallery | Middle Claydon | England | United Kingdom

Our SUMMER EXHIBITION features a wide range of original fine art, paintings, prints, photographs, ceramics, turned wood and silver.

Jul
25
Wed
Summer Playscheme at Jonathan Page Play Centre @ Jonathan Page Play Centre
Jul 25 @ 8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Summer Playscheme at Jonathan Page Play Centre @ Jonathan Page Play Centre | England | United Kingdom

We have six weeks filled with lots of fun activities and games in store for your child. Each week has a different topic, so no matter if your child wants to come for only one day, a week or for the whole holidays there will always be something different to do each time. The children can also enjoy our secure outdoor area, which includes climbing frames for different age groups, a go-kart track, multi-use games area and outdoor learning lodge.

Week beginning
23 July – Holidays
30 July – Creative
6 August – Health & Fitness
13 August – Cooking Week
20 August – Colours
27 August – Family
3 September – Friends

Hours and Prices (per child, per day)
8am to 6.30pm – £30 8am to 3.30pm – £22.50
8am to 12.30pm – £16 12.30pm to 5pm – £16
Playscheme is for all children from the age of 4 up to their 13th birthday.

Why not visit us before booking?
If you and your child would like to see the fantastic facilities and meet our team before making a booking please contact us to arrange a suitable date and time.

Bookings
We accept advance and last minute bookings for the After School Club and Holiday Playschemes through our online booking system. To register and book activities for your child please visit http://jppc.magicbooking.co.uk
A small annual registration fee of £3 per account holder will be charged. All bookings must be accompanied by payment. We accept card and cash payments and childcare vouchers.

Children’s Summer Holiday Workshops at Queens Park Arts Centre @ Queens Park Arts Centre
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Children's Summer Holiday Workshops at Queens Park Arts Centre @ Queens Park Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom

Wed 25 July: Pottery Summer Houses with Elizabeth Browning
Make your own cottage in a beautiful garden.

Thu 26 July: Effalante Runs Away with Pippa North
Our little elephant needs a new outfit and a comfy bed to sleep in.

Fri 27 July: Rainbow Unicorns with Pippa North
Beautiful prancing unicorns to put on your wall!

Fri 27 July: Coiled Pots & Containers with Helen Neighbour
Make some amazing pots and containers, all from coils of clay.

All workshops are for ages 7+ unless otherwise stated.

Wear an apron and bring a packed lunch!

Places must be booked in advance.

Summer Workshop Discounts:
Sibling Discount – book two siblings onto the same class and get £2 off the second booking.
Multi-Workshop Discount – book two workshops and get the third half price.
Only one discount applies per booking – contact Queens Park Arts Centre (01296 424332) to claim discount.

CIVILISATIONS – an interactive LEGO brick adventure @ Bucks County Museum
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
CIVILISATIONS – an interactive LEGO brick adventure @ Bucks County Museum | England | United Kingdom

Bright Bricks, the professional LEGO® building company, are back at Bucks County Museum this summer with a bigger and better LEGO brick exhibition. Civilisations is an amazing LEGO show with stunning LEGO models including life-sized human figures from civilisations from around the world, including an Aztec, a Samurai Warrior, Egyptian pharaoh and an ancient Greek philosopher. As well as learning about these ancient civilisations, you can even pose for ‘selfies’ with the life-sized figures.
Discover amazing LEGO dioramas showing activities and cultures from around the world including the Easter Island heads, Machu Pichu, Arab Souk, Rio Carnival, Milan fashion show and a stunning model of St Basil’s cathedral in Russia.
Children can also build their own LEGO models and add them to the huge world map.
Not to be missed this summer! Check website for times and charges.

Summer Fun at Green Dragon @ Green Dragon Eco Farm
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Summer Fun at Green Dragon @ Green Dragon Eco Farm | United Kingdom

The Animal Encounters Programme for this Summer will be all the more exciting with the opening of the new Wildlife Zone. There will also be competitions and quiz trails, farm & nature trails, indoor and outdoor play, and farm to fork menus in the cafés.

Wonder Dogs: Dogs That Change People’s Lives @ Bucks County Museum
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wonder Dogs: Dogs That Change People’s Lives @ Bucks County Museum | England | United Kingdom

30 June – 29 September

People with disabilities and certain medical conditions can face a variety of challenges in their daily lives. Find out about the amazing assistance dogs that have been specially trained to help their owners and the charities that support them. Check website for special Meet a Wonder Dog sessions during the summer.
Image: Medical Detection Dogs

Summer Exhibition at Claydon Gallery @ Claydon Gallery
Jul 25 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Summer Exhibition at Claydon Gallery @ Claydon Gallery | Middle Claydon | England | United Kingdom

Our SUMMER EXHIBITION features a wide range of original fine art, paintings, prints, photographs, ceramics, turned wood and silver.