Meet & Make
0yrs – 13yrs | Free

Every Sunday, 2–4pm, drop-in
Weeky drop-in activity with an artist, inspired by BALTIC’s current exhibitions.
Join us to try a new activity. You and your family could be constructing giant sculptures, animating objects, drawing with light or making moves to music.

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Discovery Museum

Ages vary | £1.50 for drop-in,
prices vary for other sessions

October half term
29 October – 2 November 2018

Bring out your inner inventor, designer and maker in a range of workshops and drop-in sessions, or join us for circus themed Disovery Days on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

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Life Science Centre

Making Space: Robots
2yrs – 12yrs | Free with entry price

Weekends during September
Celebrate the rise of the robots with different activities each weekend. Build a robot from junk, print a sci-fi inspired poster or make your own robot puppet.

Free with admission:
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Seven Stories

Words, Wings and Tees
8yrs – 16yrs | £5 (Seven Stories general admission not required)

Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd September, 2.30pm
Design your own t-shirt inspired by our exhibition ‘Where your Wings Were: Journeys with David Almond’!  Take part in interactive workshops, block print wings or create your own slogans from flash fiction.
You will need to bring  plain tshirt.

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Shipley Art Gallery

Get Crafty
2 years and up | £3 per child

Thursday 1st November, drop in
Put a panda in the park, or a snake in the suburbs. Sculpt a clay pet to take away, and design a mixed media backdrop for it. Escape to the world of your imagination in this family activity, designed to be inclusive for everyone regardless of their needs.

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Theatre Royal

Taking Part Workshops
8yrs – 11yrs | £6.50 per session,
£65 per term

10 weekly workshops, starting
Friday 28th September 2018

Fun weekly drama workshops, where children work as a group to come up with their own short play – then  show it back to friends and family.

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