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Loogabarooga Festival

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

We are delighted to have an exhibition of Comic Art running at Charnwood Museum Gallery from 25 September to 31 October 2018, with free entry throughout.

  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
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Loogabarooga Festival

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

Craft your very own creation in clay and take home a souvenir of Loogabarooa! We will help you make a unique masterpiece. This event is part of the Loogabarooga Festival of Incredible Illustrations and Brilliant Books.

  • Children welcome
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Charnwood Museum, Queens Park, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DU

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

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

A live show suitable for younger children, who must be accompanied by a grown-up.

Thu 18 Oct 2018
  • 10:30, 13:00
  • Children welcome
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Screenpainting

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

John Patrick Reynolds, the only screen printer with permission from DC Thomson, the publisher of The Beano, to use its fabulous archive of images in his work will give a talk about the process he uses from comic to paper.

  • Parking: with charge
  • Free entry
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Stanley's Stick

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

This colourful event brings together author John Hegley and illustrator Neal Layton who present the tale of Stanley's Stick. This event is part of the Loogabarooga Festival of Incredible Illustrations and Brilliant Books.

Thu 18 Oct 2018
  • 15:00 to 16:00
  • Rail station: Loughborough (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
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Loogabarooga Festival

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

Taste chocolate from around the world before having a go yourself to create your very own popping candy chocolates to take home with you. This event is part of the annual Loogabarooga Festival of Incredible Illustrations and Brilliant Books

  • Rail station: Loughborough (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
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Loughborough Town Hall, Market Place, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3EB

This workshoppy show, tells the tale of an ordinary living room sofa zooming into the sky to visit people and places determined by you and me, the author. Part of the Loogabarooga Festival of Incredible Illustrations and Brilliant Books.

  • Rail station: Loughborough (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
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Loughborough Library, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DZ

Come and listen to Penguinpig illustrator Amy Bradley, whose quirky, colourful drawings really brought the important story of Penguinpig to life and draw your own Penguinpig!

Fri 19 Oct 2018
  • 12:15 to 13:00, 15:15 to 16:00
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Amy Bradley talks Penguinpig at Loughborough Library

Fri 19 Oct 2018
  • 12:15 to 13:00, 15:15 to 16:00

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Loogabarooga Festival Den, Queens Park, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DU

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

Fri 19 Oct 2018
  • 13:30 to 14:30
  • Children welcome
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Loogabarooga Festival

Loogabarooga Festival Den, Queens Park, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DU

As the night draws in, come along to a fun-filled evening of top notch children's film on the biggish screen in the Festival Den - then stay on to create your very own magical shadow puppets.

Fri 19 Oct 2018
  • 19:00 to 20:30
  • Children welcome
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Loogabarooga Festival

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

Come with Tiny Frenzy for lots of fun, role-play and music as we read Julia Donaldson’s Room On The Broom in our 35-minute Drama and Storytelling Class.

Sat 20 Oct 2018
  • 10:30 to 11:00
  • Children welcome
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Loogabarooga Festival

A Plan Insurance, 30 Cattle Market, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DL

Bring a snuggly blanket and hunker down with your favourite teddy while Nicky sprinkles her own unique bearish magic on a selection of teddy-bear themed children’s stories. Nicky might even tell a story about YOUR BEAR!

  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
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Loogabarooga Festival

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

Come and join Mini Frenzy as we Search for the Gruffalo through Drama and Imaginative Play. In this 45-minute session, we will transport your little ones to another world using drama games and focused imaginative play.

Sat 20 Oct 2018
  • 11:30 to 12:15
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Loogabarooga Festival

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

Does your youngster love to play, pretend and perform? Then come along with Little Frenzy as we explore the story of Where The Wild Things Are, in a 60-minute workshop involving drama, role-play and plenty of fun games.

Sat 20 Oct 2018
  • 14:30 to 15:30
  • Children welcome
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Loogabarooga Festival

Loogabarooga Festival Den, Queens Park, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DU

Jove the wizard has unwittingly released a demon from the underworld. Aided by the Cosmic Dancer, the spirit that keeps the world in balance, he must return it from whence it came

Sat 20 Oct 2018
  • 17:00 to 18:00
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
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Loogabarooga Festival

Loogabarooga Festival Den, Queens Park, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DU

As the night draws in, come along to a fun-filled evening of top notch children's film on the biggish screen in the Festival Den - then stay on to create your very own magical shadow puppets.

Sat 20 Oct 2018
  • 19:00 to 20:30
  • Children welcome
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Loughborough, Loughborough, LE11 2BU

Suitable for families of all ages. Graffwerk is offering two fully supervised 'comic themed' Posca paint pen graffiti illustration workshops for kids of all ages.

Sun 21 Oct 2018
  • 11:00 to 13:00, 14:00 to 16:00
  • Children welcome
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Street Art by Graffwerk at Loughborough

Sun 21 Oct 2018
  • 11:00 to 13:00, 14:00 to 16:00

Loughborough

 

Loogabarooga Festival Den, Queens Park, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DU

Half vampire, half fairy, totally unique, Isadora Moon is special because she is different. Her mum is a fairy and her dad is a vampire - and Isadora is a bit of both.

Sun 21 Oct 2018
  • 11:30 to 12:30
  • Children welcome
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Laura Howell

Loogabarooga Festival Den, Queens Park, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DU

Join Laura in our Festival den to learn the basics of cartooning, making drawings from simple shapes and finding out how famous characters are put together.

Sun 21 Oct 2018
  • 13:00 to 14:00
  • Children welcome
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Credit Dan White

Loogabarooga Festival Den, Queens Park, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DU

Join storyteller John Kirk on a fantastical adventure with some of your favourite Beano characters as he retells the epic and truly hilarious story by Nigel Auchterlounie Dennis and the Chamber of Mischief.

Sun 21 Oct 2018
  • 14:30 to 15:30
  • Children welcome
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