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Two boys playing with a marble run and the Nottingham Festival of Science and Curiosity logo

February 2020 Half Term at Lakeside

Saturday 15 – Sunday 23 February

Join us this February Half Term for a week full of fun activities to explore the curiosities of science, history, storytelling and art as part of Festival of Science and Curiosity. This will be a week of events designed to help young minds ask questions and take a leading role in finding out the answers.

What's On

Comic Book Conversations
Children & Families

Comic Book Conversations

Saturday 15 February
Performing Arts Studio

Create your own comic book with illustration artist Francis Lowe. 

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Build a Cardboard City
Children & Families

Build a Cardboard City

Tuesday 18 February
Performing Arts Studio

Calling all budding engineers! Using boxes, tape and recycled materials, design and create your own city.

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Learn to Sew with Conductive Thread and Circuits
Children & Families

Learn to Sew with Conductive Thread and Circuits

Wednesday 19 February
Performing Arts Studio

Learn to combine the world of textiles with electronic components to create soft and flexible circuits. 

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Young Physicist for a Day
Children & Families

Young Physicist for a Day

Wednesday 19 February
Performing Arts Studio

Become a young physicist for the day. 

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From Landscape to Monoprint
Children & Families

From Landscape to Monoprint

Thursday 20 February
Visual Arts Studio

Spend time in the landscape looking at patterns from nature, then move to the studio.

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Everyday Life in Roman Margidunum
Children & Families

Everyday Life in Roman Margidunum

Friday 21 February
Angear Visitor Centre

Take part in everyday activities from the Roman period including dressing up.

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Chloe and the Colour Catcher
Children & Families

Chloe and the Colour Catcher

Sunday 16 February
Djanogly Theatre

Her Greynesty The Colour Catcher is out to wash all trace of colour away… 

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Igloo
Children & Families

Igloo

Sunday 23 February
Djanogly Theatre

Join us for this playful experience filled with warmth, sensation and gentle exploration.

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Brightly coloured circles with difference science symbols