Category Archives: Regular Events

Historical Crafterdays!

Selected Saturdays, 10.30am-12noon

Upcoming Dates:

27th October – Celebrating Cinema. Make masks and your own moving images. 

Combining crafts and local history, this hands-on session is a fun way for families to delve into Royston’s past.

A fun chance for kids and their adults to get creative together and uncover local stories.

Each session is just £3 per child (adults are free).

There’s no need to book, just drop in anytime and join in.

Adult Movement Class

Selected Mondays and Fridays, 11:45am-12:30pm.

Upcoming dates:  

Friday November 9th

Monday November 12th

Monday December 10th

Friday December 14th

Carrie Washington from BEEE Creative leads a dance and movement workshop for the over 50s. These fun, creative dance sessions are suitable for anyone with an interest in movement – all abilities are welcome and no previous experience necessary. Meet new people and keep fit and healthy.

This event is free to attend, although donations are welcome. Space is limited so please book ahead!

To book please click on your preferred date and fill out the form at the bottom of the page.

Lino Printing Sessions

One Tuesday a month

Next sessions: 

Tuesday 13th November,

10am-12.30pm

2-4 pm

In this unique workshop, Liz Beardwell shows you how to use our Victorian printing press to produce your own unique lino cut prints. You’ll design and cut your own image, and then paint and press it with out original press. Our 1855 press was used by the Royston Crow (formerly the Herts and Cambs Reporter) to print their newspapers up until 1968.

£5 per person. Booking Essential.

To book please click the preferred time and fill out the form at the bottom of the page.

Knit and Natter

Every Thursday from 10:30am and Saturdays from 2-4pm (all ages welcome).

Enjoy knitting? Would love to learn? Come along to our informal group and get those needles clicking.

Both groups are free to join and refreshments are provided.

Toddler Music and Dance

Twice a month on selected Mondays and Fridays, 10:30-11:30am.

Upcoming dates:  

Friday November 9th

Monday November 12th

Monday December 10th

Friday December 14th

Carrie Washington from BEEE Creative leads a toddler music and dance workshop themed around the museum’s collections. Suitable for under 5’s accompanied by an adult carer. Each session is unique and combines music, movement and storytelling. These relaxed and fun mornings are very popular and places are limited so please do check availability in advance.

Free, Booking Essential.

To book, please click on the desired date and fill out the booking form at the bottom of the page.

Second Hand Book Sale

Last Saturday of every month

Next sale:

29th September 2018

Bag a bargain book! Monthly book sale run by the Friends of Royston Museum to raise much needed funds for the museum.

Admission Free

We regularly take donations of second hand books, DVDs and records.  If you would like to donate some for our sale please contact us or call (01763) 242587.  

We are currently full for non-fiction books, but are still looking for donations of children’s books, as well as non-fiction.