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Create your own Brian Wildsmith style images

Charnwood Museum, Queens Hall, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DU

Charnwood Arts presents: Anna Michaska ‘Create Your Own Brian Wildsmith Style Images’

Fri 20 Oct 2017
  • 10:00 to 12:00, 13:00 to 15:00
  • Rail station: Loughborough (2 miles)
  • Children welcome
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Chocolate Alchemy

Chocolate Alchemy, 5 Churchgate Mews , Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 1UA

Taste some of our chocolates from around the world and enjoy a chocolate afternoon tea whilst learning all about Wonderland.

  • Rail station: Loughborough (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
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Loogabarooga

Creations Pottery, 16 Church Gate, Loughborough, LE11 1UD

Come and make your favourite bear from clay. We will help you create and paint a masterpiece. Your bear will be available to take home on the day.

Fri 20 Oct 2017
  • 14:00 to 15:00
  • Children welcome
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Dave Shelton

Loughborough Library, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DZ

Leicester-born Dave Shelton never really set out to be an author. He only meant to draw the pictures, not write the words.

Fri 20 Oct 2017
  • 14:00 to 15:00
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Katie Nairne

Charnwood Museum, Queens Hall, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DU

House of Illustration’s Exhibitions and Touring Officer, Katie Nairne, will speak about the process of curating and commissioning illustration, and the wider work of the gallery.

Fri 20 Oct 2017
  • 19:00 to 19:45
  • Rail station: Loughborough (2 miles)
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Little Howard's Big Show for Kids

Loughborough Town Hall, Market Place, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3EB

With interactive stand-up, live animation on stage and lots of jokes and songs this really is a show that all the family can enjoy.

Fri 20 Oct 2017
  • 11:00 to 12:00
  • Rail station: Loughborough (2 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
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Meet the Adventurers

Loughborough Town Hall, Market Place, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3EB

It's ‘Bring in a Pet Day’ and Finnegan, Floss, Peanut and Sprat are looking forward to telling each other about their pets, but Sprat can't find Shadow, his little black cat, anywhere.

  • Rail station: Loughborough (2 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
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Craft session

Purple Pumpkin Patch, 102 Ashby Road, Loughborough, LE11 3AF

Beatrix Potter is a classic children’s author. Make your own Mrs Tiggywinkle from an upcycled book to learn the popular art of book folding. Then decorate your new pet hedgehog and watch her come to life!

Fri 20 Oct 2017
  • 09:00 to 18:00
  • Children welcome
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Spooky Space

National Space Centre, Exploration Drive, Leicester, LE4 5NS

This Halloween Half Term Holidays the Spooky Science team have taken over and we have all gone slightly batty!

  • Rail station: Leicester (3 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
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Loughborough Comic Con 2017

Loughborough Town Hall, Market Place, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3EB

Loughborough Comic Fiar 2017 sees the introduction of Loogabarooga Comics Fair, a day dedicated to the amazing people and creators behind the small press, self-publishing and UK comic’s scene!

Sat 21 Oct 2017
  • 10:00 to 17:00
  • Rail station: Loughborough (2 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Free entry
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Mandy Ward

Loughborough Library, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DZ

So you want to write a Book? Everyone has a book in them, so they say. This will be a fun talk with Mandy about her book creation journey and hopefully it will inspire you to write yours.

Sat 21 Oct 2017
  • 18:00 to 19:30
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Robots

Loughborough Library, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DZ

Design and draw a robot that we will bring to life using coding and animation programme ‘Scratch.’ In the second session you will create a 3D version of your robot from junk.

Sat 21 Oct 2017
  • 10:00 to 12:00, 13:00 to 15:00
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Robots! at Loughborough Library

Robots
Sat 21 Oct 2017
  • 10:00 to 12:00, 13:00 to 15:00

Loughborough

 
Loogabarooga Festival

Loughborough Library, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DZ

Elizabeth will use a selection of simulation activities to give everyone a personal insight into the difficulties dyslexics face on a day to day basis, to help increase the understanding that dyslexia is about so much more than reading.

Sat 21 Oct 2017
  • 13:30 to 15:30
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Charnwood Museum, Loughborough

Charnwood Museum, Queens Hall, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DU

Roll up, roll up! The Imagination Station has landed! Have a go at their art and craft activities inspired by children’s illustrated literature.

Sat 21 Oct 2017
  • 13:30 to 14:30
  • Rail station: Loughborough (2 miles)
  • Children welcome
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Chocolate Alchemy

Chocolate Alchemy, 5 Churchgate Mews , Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 1UA

Taste some of our chocolates from around the world and enjoy a chocolate afternoon tea whilst learning all about Wonderland.

  • Rail station: Loughborough (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
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Dino Diggers

Loughborough Town Hall, Market Place, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3EB

Join award-winning author Rose Impey for a fun-filled picture book event all about a new series - Dino Diggers.

Sun 22 Oct 2017
  • 12:00 to 13:00, 15:30 to 16:30
  • Rail station: Loughborough (2 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
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Dino Diggers at Loughborough Town Hall

Dino Diggers
Sun 22 Oct 2017
  • 12:00 to 13:00, 15:30 to 16:30

Loughborough

 

North Street Car Park, North Street, Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, LE65 1HU

Sun 22 Oct 2017
  • 09:00 to 14:00
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Purveyor of Bog-eyed loonies

Loughborough Town Hall, Market Place, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3EB

Get hysterical over history with Gary Northfield, creator of the fantastically funny Julius Zebra series. In his fact-filled, action-packed books, Gary's motley crew of characters take you on a romp through Rome, Britannia and Egypt.

Sun 22 Oct 2017
  • 14:00 to 15:00
  • Rail station: Loughborough (2 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
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Loughborough Leisure Centre

Loughborough Leisure Centre, Browns Lane, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3HE

Creed Conventions plan to bring actors from film & television, comic artists, film props, cosplay competitions, memorabilia stalls and a retro gaming area. Fun for the whole family and a great day out!

  • Rail station: Loughborough (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
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Market Bosworth, Market Bosworth, Leicestershire, CV13

Sun 22 Oct 2017
  • 09:00 to 14:00
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Oskar's Amazing Adventure

Loughborough Library, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DZ

An original, heart-warming play for young children and their families – full of good humour, adventure, music and song. Followed by a craft workshop. Both activities need pre-booking.

Sun 22 Oct 2017
  • 10:00 to 11:20, 12:00 to 13:20
  • Children welcome
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Oskar’s Amazing Adventure at Loughborough Library

Oskar's Amazing Adventure
Sun 22 Oct 2017
  • 10:00 to 11:20, 12:00 to 13:20

Loughborough

 
Craft session

Purple Pumpkin Patch, 102 Ashby Road, Loughborough, LE11 3AF

Everybody knows the story of the Hungry Caterpillar! Make your own hanging caterpillar or butterfly decoration with sparkle, sequins, buttons and lots of colour.

Sun 22 Oct 2017
  • 09:00 to 18:00
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