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Big Pit: National Coal Museum What’s On Autumn and Winter Guide

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Family Activities

Lecture

Tip Top Recycled Art

Autumn Lecture: Apparitions of Spirits: Welsh Folklore

Sat 26 January, 11am-4pm

Making Christmas

From fudge to cheese and chocolate to whisky, sample and buy the best of local Welsh produce to take home and share with your loved one! Also opportunities to buy unique hand-made tokens and gifts. Hosted in partnership with Taste of Torfaen.

Sun 2 December, 11am-4pm

Lovely Lovespoons

Come along and make puppets and models of the creatures and creepy crawlies found at Big Pit's Coity Tip.

Join us for a day of activities to make this Christmas a thrifty one. Whether it’s making your own Christmas cards or just creating individual and unique Christmas decorations, you are sure to find something to help the whole family make your Christmas unique. Hosted in partnership with Taste of Torfaen.

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Mon 11-Fri 15 February 11am-4pm Bring along a wooden spoon and have a go at crafting your own lovespoon for your loved one – ideal gifts for Valentine’s or Mother’s Day! What’s On Brochure Survey We would welcome your feedback on the What’s On brochure and would be grateful if you could take a few minutes to answer our online survey by visiting: www.museumwales.ac.uk/ whatsonsurvey. Thank-you.

in the Mining Industry Sat 10 November, 2.30pm Jonathan Evans talks about folklore in coal mining.

Films Film Club: A special series of films about the American Coal Industry. Screenings will be followed by discussions. Light refreshments will be available, at a small charge. North Country (2005, Cert 15) Wed 7 November, 1.30pm Matewan (1987, Cert 15) Wed 16 January, 1.30pm Harlan County War (2001, Cert 15) Wed 20 February, 1.30pm

Find out more about all of these events and sign up for our e-newsletter at www.museumwales.ac.uk Open: Daily 9.30am-5pm. Underground tours 10am-3.30pm. (December - January opening times: 9.30am-4.30pm. Underground tours during January: 10am-3pm. Please call for underground tour dates in January). Details correct at time of printing. Please check www.museumwales.ac.uk before making a special journey.

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Families

Adults

For more details on all events visit www.museumwales.ac.uk or call (029) 2057 3650

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Mon 29 October-Fri 2 November, 11am-4pm

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Big Pit: National Coal Museum - What's On Autumn Winter 2012-13