Immerse yourselves in the drama of Viking tales with storyteller Paul Goldsmith as he conjures up vivid images from Norse myths and legends.
Write your own Viking saga and share it with the hall in an interactive story writing workshop which follows the show.
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.
Join Tanya Bentham of Threads of Time as she shows you how to make your own piece of beautiful Viking embroidery using traditional methods and techniques.
Following Sourpuss there’s a chance to make a shadow puppet of your own to take away.
Join Artist-in-Residence Katrin Moye for this four week introduction to pottery course which will take you through various methods of making and decorating clay vessels.
Fun, creative play sessions for your toddler. Suitable for ages 18-36 months.
Discover how museums look after their ancient coin collections; find out about the coins in the Museum collections and have a go at some of the activities which museum curators undertake to care for, identify and research their objects.
An introduction to the practice of yoga through story, music and adventure to help pre-school age children explore movement, breath, play and relaxation.
This workshop with Rob Hart will explore some of the approaches to developing visual ideas through a practical investigation of painting and media techniques.
Join one of the curators for a guided tour of the exhibition Danelaw Saga. Hear some of the stories behind the unique artefacts and manuscripts on display; learn how the Danelaw came to be established and the impact that it continues to have on the East Midlands today.
Using Cie Akselere’s Sleeping Beauty as a starting point, this intensive session will introduce theatre professionals to the potential of object theatre, led by renowned international puppeteer Colette Garrigan.