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  • Viking Activity Days: Home Life Loading...
    Children & Families

    Viking Activity Days: Home Life

    Saturday 13 January

    Witness the types of crafts that Vikings did at home. Learn about Viking storytelling and poetry, and maybe even tell your own saga.

  • Art Investigator Max Loading...
    Children & Families

    Art Investigator Max

    Saturday 13 January - Saturday 24 March

    Whatever your age or ability come along to AIM as an Art Investigator to visit exhibitions and enjoy arts and crafts activities led by University of Nottingham students.

  • Pre-School Family Yoga Loading...
    Children & Families

    Pre-School Family Yoga

    Monday 15 January - Monday 26 March

    An introduction to the practice of yoga through story, music and adventure to help pre-school age children explore movement, breath, play and relaxation.

  • Tiny Fingers Tiny Toes Loading...
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    Tiny Fingers Tiny Toes

    Thursday 18 January - Thursday 29 March

    Fun, creative play sessions for your toddler. Suitable for ages 18-36 months.

  • Movies at the Museum: When the Raven Flies Loading...
    Children & Families

    Movies at the Museum: When the Raven Flies

    Saturday 20 January

    Come and enjoy a true Viking experience and lose yourself in this Icelandic-Swedish adventure film.

  • Viking Activity Days: Trade and Status Loading...
    Children & Families

    Viking Activity Days: Trade and Status

    Saturday 03 February

    Enjoy demonstrations of the crafts associated with Viking trade and high status ornaments.

  • A Tiger’s Tale Loading...
    Children & Families

    A Tiger’s Tale

    Sunday 04 February

    From a circus train in South Africa, to a steamboat on the Atlantic Ocean and onward to West Yorkshire, a ramshackle travelling troupe tell us the unbelievable true story of a family of acrobats and their adopted tiger cub.

  • Viking Activity Days: Belief and Funerary Practice Loading...
    Children & Families

    Viking Activity Days: Belief and Funerary Practice

    Saturday 17 February

    In our activity session focussing on Viking Age beliefs and funerary practice, think about Viking Age beliefs and what objects would have been buried with a Viking man, woman or child, and why.

  • Chinese Arts and Crafts Workshops Loading...
    Children & Families

    Chinese Arts and Crafts Workshops

    Saturday 17 February

    Learn how to create attractive Chinese lanterns and window flowers.  You can also make a beautiful Chinese knot of your own to take away, frame and decorate your home.

  • The Gingerbread Man Loading...
    Children & Families

    The Gingerbread Man

    Sunday 18 February

    Chase after our cheeky gingerbread hero as he sets off on the biggest adventure of his life!  Out of the Kitchen, through the town, across the fields and all the way to the river….. Now if he could just avoid that sly old fox!

  • Decorate a Viking Cup Loading...
    Children & Families

    Decorate a Viking Cup

    Tuesday 20 February

    Decorate your own Viking Cup to take home.

  • Viking Inspired Drumming and Percussion Workshop Loading...
    Children & Families

    Viking Inspired Drumming and Percussion Workshop

    Wednesday 21 February

    A special, Viking inspired percussion workshop delivered by Mark Evans.