Kids What’s On
The Storyteller: Little Rabbit's Birthday Surprise
Northern Stage: Feb 25th 2017
What could go wrong? Little rabbit was busy all morning making her own birthday cake, when she went outside into the garden... oh oh! ... the door to her house slammed shut and she couldn't get back in. There will need to be lots of participation from everyone to help her sort things out!
Oriental Museum: Feb 25th 2017
Take a look at our famous Chinese astronomical clock and create your own timepiece to take home.
Palace Green Library: Feb 25th 2017 - ongoing
This weekend our exhibitions are coming to an end. Come and create some of our best family activities from the past four months.
Chalk presents Indie Disco
Gosforth Civic Theatre: Feb 25th 2017
Bring your little ones to an Indie Disco! Dig out those copies of Melody Maker and dust off your air guitar as we celebrate your misspent youth and the songs that soundtracked it. Featuring a live DJ, Monobrow bar, cardboard guitars and much more. Tickets - www.universe.com/chalkindiedisco2
Hartlepool Town Hall Theatre: Feb 26th 2017
With a magician for a Dad and a stargazer for a Mum, no wonder there’s more to Mavis than meets the eye!
Palace Green Library: Feb 6th 2017 - ongoing
Under 5s and their parents and carers includes fun crafts, messy play, storytelling and singing.
Life Science Centre: Feb 28th 2017
Providing a delightful opportunity for young children (under 4s) to enjoy and explore the Science Centre.
Ernest: Feb 10th 2016 - ongoing
Every Wednesday. In collaboration with CHALK, a weekly meet up for parents and babes, come and have an informal chat with like minded parents.
World Book Day Bookshop Celebration
Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children’s Book: Mar 2nd 2017 - ongoing
Join us for Oodles of Doodling fun and spend your World Book Day vouchers.
World Book Day
Waterstones: Mar 2nd 2017 - ongoing
Celebration of the beauty of books, with a delicious literary themed bake sale, create your own books, bookmarks and book covers and test your book knowledge in a literary quiz.
Steampunk Comic Book Day
Discovery Museum: Mar 4th 2017
In this full-day workshop, create your own steampunk-themed comic book. You'll drawing inspiration from the Fabricating Histories exhibition at Discovery Museum and exploring some of the greatest steampunk graphic novels ever made.
Happily Ever After with Opera North
Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children’s Book: Mar 4th 2017
10.30am, 11.45am, 1.30pm. Inspired by Opera North’s season of fairytale operas, join us for an enchanting, interactive storytelling experience. Led by an actor and musician, children and families will explore the world of fairytales, meet characters and experience live music in the magical setting of Seven Stories’ Attic.
Palace Green Library: Mar 4th 2017 - ongoing
Celebrate World Book Day by making a notebook to write your own book!