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  • Wheee! Family Weekend Loading...
    Children & Families

    Wheee! Family Weekend

    Saturday 02 June - Sunday 03 June

    The Wheee! family weekend is always special and this year is no exception. There will be lots of arts and craft activities plus outdoor theatre and dance performances to entertain family members of all ages.

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    Children & Families

    The Snail and the Whale

    Saturday 23 June - Sunday 24 June

    A tiny snail longs to see the world, so she hitches a lift on the tail of a humpback whale. But when the whale gets beached, how will the snail save him?

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    Children & Families

    Wilde Creatures

    Saturday 28 July - Sunday 29 July

    The Wilde Creatures, a band of storytelling musicians, bring to life Oscar Wilde’s classic fairy stories including The Happy Prince, The Nightingale and the Rose and The Birthday of the Infanta.

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    Children & Families

    The Canterville Ghost

    Saturday 28 July

    For your delight and delectation, four valiant vaudevillians present their terrifying take on Oscar Wilde’s most gruesome ghost story.

  • From Pirates to Porcupines: Creating Magical Children's Book Characters Loading...
    Children & Families

    From Pirates to Porcupines: Creating Magical Children's Book Characters

    Saturday 04 August

    Join us for a celebration of the magical characters that inhabit children illustrated books in a fun workshop aimed at children and families. 

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    Children & Families

    Summer School: Create a Play in a Week

    Monday 13 August - Friday 17 August

    Lakeside welcomes you to a jam-packed week working with professional  technicians, designers, musicians and performers to create a show on Lakeside’s main stage.

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    Children & Families

    Tiny Fingers Tiny Toes

    Thursday 20 September - Thursday 29 November

    Crawl, walk, run, dance, sing, build, explore and discover through these fun creative play sessions: a safe space for your toddler to make sense of the world around them.

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    Children & Families

    Art Investigator Max

    Saturday 22 September - Saturday 08 December

    Creative Saturday afternoons at Djanogly Gallery. Whatever your age or ability come along to AIM as an Art Investigator to enjoy the exhibitions and take part in related arts and crafts activities led by University of Nottingham students.