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Spreading Silliness Around! Songs with Singin’ Sal!

Virtual Event

Join us for a fun storytime with Shropshire storyteller Sally Tonge on our Facebook page. Join Singin' Sal for big smiles and big fun in this sing-a-long performance with funny music and silly songs! The event will be streamed live on our main Facebook page and will be available to view on our page after […]

When I Grow Up


Who knows what you might grow up to be... the future is yours! Let your imaginations run wild and try out some exciting activities that can turn into real life jobs when you're older! Scientist and Zoologist Friday 28th August Maybe you love crazy experiments and making things go boom? Or do you love cute […]

John Kirk’s Storytime: Rapunzel

Virtual Event

Join us live on our Facebook page to best enjoy this live performance by storyteller John Kirk. Join professional storyteller John Kirk live for his popular retelling of the classic fairy tale Rapunzel. The event will be streamed live on our main Facebook page and will be available to view on our page after the […]

A Halloween Hunt

RSPB Sandwell Valley

FREE SELF-LED TRAIL FOR FAMILIES Are you ready for a creepy challenge? We have hidden 10 QR codes around the reserve for you to track down. See how many fascinating facts about creepy, slimy and night-time creatures you can discover. We would love to know which one is your favourite, can you get a photo […]


Monstrous Musical Mornings


Join us throughout half term 26th-30th October at 10am on our Facebook page @ Sandwell Museums and Arts as our music man, Awful Andy gets you to sing along to some spooky tunes and play along to some creepy tunes. Bring something to shake or hit with you so you can join in!

The Ron Popple Show

Virtual Event

Join the ever-popular Ron Popple for a show packed full of magical, madcap antics that will have you laughing for days! The event will be streamed on our Facebook page and be available to view for a short time after the event.

Spooky stories


It's spooky season so join us on Facebook at Sandwell Museums and Arts each evening for a video telling a creepy tale from our historic houses. Meet historical characters who will tell you about the terrible things they have seen. The video will also be available on Sandwell Museums and Arts Go Live youtube channel. […]

Witches at the Oak


It's Halloween so travel back with us 400 years to the 1600s when people feared witches and their evil doing. Many people at this time were hanged for witchcraft. Watch our spooky video on our Facebook page at Sandwell Museums and Arts about witches and how people protected themselves from their spell casting You will […]

The Witchfinder


Join us on our facebook page at and discover the Witchfinder and his terrible tale....well maybe not that terrible...well a bit terrible!