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The Little Match Girl

The Little Match Girl

December 19, 2018 @ 6:30 PM

Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

This family Christmas show uses visual storytelling, live music and puppetry to tell the story of Alice, a match seller in Victorian London. We meet her in the morning and follow her throughout her day, as she encounters funny and zany characters on the vibrant city streets.

Victorian Children's Christmas Party

Victorian Children's Christmas Party

December 15, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

Jelly and ice cream, party games and a very special guest - the perfect ingredients for a traditional Victorian Christmas party. We have a wonderful evening awaiting the town's children with games such as pass-the-parcel, musical chairs and delicious sandwiches, cake and trifle all topped off with a visit from Father Christmas bearing gifts for all.

Creative Christmas Market

Creative Christmas Market

December 08, 2018 @ 10:00 AM

Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

Town Hall Arts is delighted to host Trowbridge Creative Market, bringing together a fine selection of handmade Christmas gifts, cards, decorations and food all lovingly hand-made in the area.
Buy local and find original, one of a kid gifts, mulled wine, Father Christmas and more!

A History of Christmas Lecture for adults

A History of Christmas Lecture for adults

December 06, 2018 @ 6:30 PM

Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

If you've ever got your Father Christmases and your Santa Clauses mixed up then come along to Trowbridge Museum's fact-filled Christmas lecture. You'll discover how the story of Christmas is a long and varied one, encompassing Christianity, pagan Rome, European myths, Medieval superstition, Victorian romanticism, C19th entrepreneurship, C20th US marketing, and now, globalisation.

Adventures in Art Journaling with Jo Beal

Adventures in Art Journaling with Jo Beal

December 06, 2018 @ 5:30 PM

Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

With top tips on tools and techniques these workshops will inspire you to fill your journal pages with amazing art, gaining confidence in your drawing and making new friends along the way.

Children's Christmas Science Lecture

Children's Christmas Science Lecture

December 05, 2018 @ 5:00 PM

Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

What is a myth, why was the star in the east shining so brightly and exactly how does Father Christmas visit every house in the world in just one night? These and a few other festive mysteries will be explained by Trowbridge Museum's science boffins Professor Birks and Dr. Ritson in a fun and (very) interactive lecture for children and adults.