Idea Store - New Activities & Events July and August

New Activities & Events July and August

Children's Summer Events

Summer Reading Challenge Launch [all ages]
Foxy the Magic Genie
Saturday 22 July 2:30 - 4:30pm
Be entertained by the most hip funky genie on the planet. Come and giggle with laughter in this hugely interactive magic show. There are balloons, puppets, comedy and plenty of fun for all the family.
Join us as we celebrate the launch of the Summer Reading Challenge: Animal Agents. Sign up for the challenge and take part in a day of fun and activities full of animals' surprises!

So Many Animals! [all ages]
27 July  3:00 - 5:00pm    
Let us make the biggest collage of all animals: real and fantastic, big and small, friendly and fierce.

Story Time & Animals [ages 0-5]
28 July - 25 August     Every Friday from 10:30am - 12noon
Sing along to some humorous songs and enjoy magical stories in a fun and creative way; then join in more fun and creativity in our arts and crafts activities from 11:15 onwards.

Special 3D Art Club [all ages]
30 July - 27 August    Every Sunday from 2:15 - 4:00pm    
Come and explore your  creative side this Summer and create 3D artwork to decorate the library.

The Poo Detective [ages 6+]
3 August  3:30 - 5:00pm
Find out which animals are responsible for messing up our library and help us discover which animal lays the biggest poo.

Animal Agents Scavenger Hunt [ages 6+]
5 August  2:30 - 4:30pm    
Join a team, make your own bookmark, solve clues, and get the prize!

Animal Badge Making [all ages]
9 August  2:30 - 4:30pm
Draw your favourite animal and make into a badge

The Animal Play [ages 6+]
12 August 2:30 - 4:30pm    
Design a beastly mask and wear it wickedly in a specially created interactive and super-fun play.

Be the Star of a Nature Documentary [ages 6+]
17 August  2:30 - 4:30pm    
Take a picture from a nature book and perform it as an animal for our cameras.

Fun Interactive Animal Quiz [all ages]
19 August  3:00 - 4:30pm
How well do you know the animal kingdom? Join a team and win prizes!

Our Actors in Action [all ages]
26 August  2.30 - 4.30pm    
See the screening of the nature film made on 17 August. How well did Hasnain perform as a dung beetle? Was Claire a believable fruit bat?