Kids What’s On
Hands-on creative sessions, suitable for all the family. Drop in to join in.
Build a Summer of Fun - LEGO Minifigures Trail
Discovery Museum: Jul 20th 2019 - Sep 1st 2019
Saturday 20th July - Sunday 1st September. Follow the hidden clues to find the science-themed minifigures. Solve the trail puzzle and be entered into a prize draw to win a LEGO® set.
Oriental Museum: Aug 17th 2019
Make a traditional Chinese shadow puppet.
Craft Kids - Dragons and Dinosaurs
The Witham: Aug 17th 2019
Let’s read about really large creatures and do dragon and dinosaur crafting!
Palace Green Library: Aug 17th 2019 - Aug 18th 2019
We are surrounded by beautiful landscapes. Draw our animals into their natural or unbelievable landscapes. Why do these animals like to live in weird and wonderful places?
Community Draw on the Floor
Thought Foundation: Aug 17th 2019
They will roll out the paper and supply all pencils and crayons you just bring your creativity. Summer garden and insect inspired.
Summer Sunday Special - Circus Skills
Stephenson Railway Museum: Aug 18th 2019
Drop-in between 12pm and 3pm. An afternoon of Circurama - circus, drama and comedy all rolled into one.
The Bowes Museum: Aug 19th 2019 - Aug 23rd 2019
Fly to the moon and back or travel through time with a week of robots, rockets and space.
Every Bee needs a house
Palace Green Library: Aug 20th 2019
Animals live in all sorts of places, this week we would love you to make a bee house. Bees are vital to our world and we need to protect them.
Play in a Day: The Enormous Turnip
The Hullabaloo: Aug 21st 2019
Led by Actor and Storyteller, Chris Connaughton, for a great introduction to drama. Plus short performance for family and friends.
Oriental Museum: Aug 21st 2019
Make your own mini zen garden.
Light and Sound Summer Family Disco
Discovery Museum: Aug 21st 2019
Taking inspiration from the Science Maze, take part in a family disco to burn off some energy with your lightning moves.
Dilston Physic Garden: Aug 21st 2019 - Aug 25th 2019
Your family will discover how different plants improve memory and brain function. Along the way you’ll interact with a host of characters to help you uncover the science behind each plant.