Families at Attenborough

We offer a range of classes for all ages and abilities. We are fully accessible and believe art is as much for play as it is for creation! If you would like to learn more about the work we do with children and young people please take a look at our workshop listings.

Family workshops

 

 

Family Workshops

family workshops

Free Saturday Workshops, 1pm – 3pm during exhibitions only

Suitable for all ages

Every Saturday during our exhibitions we host free themed activities for the whole family to get involved with. Our friendly workshop leaders will guide you through a creative and hands-on afternoon for fun tailoring for all ages – so bring the whole family down!

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Putty planet - Dinoland

A rainbow made of play dough

Saturday 19 October

11am - 11:45am (under 5s), 12pm - 12:45pm (5 plus)

£5 per ticket

Tutor: Johanna Shearer

Putty Planet brings kids' creativity back to the cretaceous period. Sit back and strap yourself in for a journey back in time to the land of dinosaurs. Let your imagination flourish, rolling and squeezing putty in a safe environment, just watch out for the T Rex!

Book now for 11am

Book now for 12pm

 

 

Little Breathers - Baby Calm Course

A mother holding her baby

6 weeks from Wednesday 13 November - Wednesday 18 December, 2pm - 3pm

£48/ £45

Tutor: Laura Evans

This course will give you time for you and your baby to relax and explore sensory activities that focus the mind and breath. Baby Calm uses creative mindfulness-based activities to help you relax and interact with your baby, giving you new ways to find some calm and unwind together.

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FREE TASTER SESSION

Wednesday 9 October 2pm - 3pm

Come and find out more about the Little Breathers Baby Calm 6-week course.

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Little Breathers - Mindfulness for Children

A girl sits meditating outside on a green lawn

6 weeks from Wednesday 13 November - Wednesday 18 December, 4.30pm - 5.30pm

Suitable for ages 7 - 11

£48/ £45

Tutor: Laura Evans

A creative-based mindfulness course for children that introduces the basics of mindfulness to help children develop healthier minds now and for the future. Through the course we explore intention, attention and attitude as well as gratitude and self-compassion and children are introduced to simple mediation exercises to better manage their emotions.

Book now

 

 

FREE TASTER SESSION

Wednesday 9 October 4.30pm - 5.30pm

Come and find out more about the Little Breathers 6-week Mindfulness course for children.

Click here to reserve your space

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