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Storytelling & Old Fashioned Fun & Games


Enjoy some Scots stories and dressing up in Forres, then it's over to Elgin to play your way through the history of games.

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Saturday 19th May

The Falconer Museum

Scots' Story Stramash


Come hae a wee keek at the 'Birds and Wirds' exhibition! Take a look at a collection of feathered friends from around the world delve into the Scots' language. Internationally reknowned storyteller Doug MacKay will be telling Scots stories throughout the day, together with birdy dressing up and craft sessions.

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Elgin Museum

Marbles to Minecraft - Play Through the Ages - Museum Open Day

Drop in between 11:00am and 3:00pm Free

Join Elgin Museum for a day of old-fashioned fun with games from medieval times right up until the present day. Marbles to Minecraft, tiddlywinks to Twister and everything in between! Play games, make your own toys, reminisce about songs and rhymes from childhood or bring along a boardgame. There will be special activity trails, dressing up and toy-making sessions throughout the day.

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