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People crafting at Meet and Make at the Museum

Meet and Make at the Polar Museum - Ice and Snow Cancelled

Join us for our new wellbeing and making workshops for adults at the Polar Museum! Meet and Make at the Museum sessions are all about giving you a supportive and social space to be creative.

Our Place in Space - Storytelling at the Sun

Sun 14 August - Sun 21 August

Midsummer Common

Come along to a storytelling session:

Join expert storyteller Marion Leeper who will share folktales and legends about the Sun from cultures around the world. Joining her will be illustrator Tonka Uzu who will help you get creative inspired by Marion's stories.

These sessions will be at 11am and 2pm and no booking is required.

Visit the Cambridge Mobile Library:

Warm up your imagination as you explore a wide range of books available for all the family… there will also be some pretty awesome Oliver Jeffers' activity sheets too!

This super space shuttle will be parked up by the Sun from 11am-3pm.

Messages from Mission Control:

The Sun is located on Midsummer Common

For your comfort please bring something to sit on such as a beach chair or blanket

The library service is free to join and use. You simply need to sign up for a library account to take books home with you.

The library has an accessible lift.

Cost: Free

Enquiries and booking

No need to book.

Website Email: info@ourplaceinspace.earth


In person

All times

Sun 14 August 11:00AM - 12:00PM
2:00PM - 3:00PM
Sun 21 August 11:00AM - 12:00PM
2:00PM - 3:00PM


Address: Midsummer Common
Midsummer Common
United Kingdom
Email: info@ourplaceinspace.earth