Benjamin Franklin was a keen botanist and frequently exchanged seeds with other scientists. Join us to learn about what plants need to grow and decorate your own plant pot to take away!
Suitable for children aged 5-11.
Pre-booking is essential, reserve a space for your family via Eventbrite here.
COVID-19 Safety Precautions:
– We are limiting bookings to 3 family groups. Each family will have their own table and receive their own pack of materials to use for the activities
– Activities will take place in a well-ventilated historic space with social distancing measures in place
– All staff and adult visitors (excluding those exempt under current UK government guidance) will be required to wear a visor/mask inside the House – on entry, visitors will find a station with hand sanitiser, masks, and gloves available
If you would prefer to learn with Benjamin Franklin House remotely, you can sign up here for a 30 minute follow-up via Zoom at 3pm BST/10am EDT on Tuesday 25 August. To complete the craft activity at home, you will need: a recycled plastic pot (eg. a large empty yoghurt pot), magazines or coloured paper, pva glue, paintbursh, additional decorations (optional)
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