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Join our Summer holiday activities!

August 15, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Monday and Tuesday, repeating until August 15, 2017

Gallery Oldham is full of fun, creative and exciting activities, events and workshops for children & families of all ages. From our early years sessions to our small cinema viewings there’s always something to bring your little ones to. As well as our regular events, we also have activities in our gallery spaces and landings which are linked to our exhibitions. We also guarantee to have at least one family friendly exhibition at all times.

Join us this summer for our nature themed summer activities from Bee badges to dancing puppets we have something for everyone to enjoy this summer. All materials are provided, our summer activities are free with a small £2 per person charge for face painting. Most suitable for 4 – 10 year olds these are drop in, no need to book workshops.

We also have weekly workshops over summer for young people aged 11 – 16.

Mon 24 July -, 1 – 4pm
Bee Badges and mobiles

Tue 25 July, 1 – 4pm
Bee printing and bee friendly gardens

Mon 31 July, 1 – 4pm
Create a banner and small box painting

Tue 1 August, 1 – 4pm
Build a bug hotel and make paper bugs

Mon 7 August, 1 – 4pm
Pinch pot making and plate design

Tue 8 August, 1 – 4pm
Hatching birds and jointed whale puppets

Mon 14 August, 1 – 4pm
Snake finger puppets and sand pictures

Tue 15 August, 1 – 4pm
Butterfly making and dancing puppets


All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. For more information please call 0161 770 4653.