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February 2019

Tiny Tech: Super Lego Challenges

Wednesday, 6th February @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Wigan STEAM, Hope Street, The Galleries
Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

Tiny Tech is our program for little people aged 5 and under! £2 per session, drop in All children must be accompanied by an adult Who loves Lego?! We do! Rise to challenges set by Lego master builder Wyldstyle in this super engineering workshop. Plan, create, and construct things together! About Tiny Tech These sessions are facilitated by Vicky from our Education Team. She ensures the sessions are educational, inspiring and above all lots and lots of fun. Sessions are…

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Crafty Kids

Thursday, 7th February @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Every Thursday
Ashton Library, Wigan Road
Ashton, WN4 9BH United Kingdom

Every Thursday, 1:00pm – 3:30pm Under 5s craft session £1.00 per session no booking required

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Saturday Take Over – Love Heart Magnet Making

Saturday, 9th February @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Galleries, Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

Join us on Saturday 9th February for Love Heart Magnet making in Makinson Arcade! From 11am – 3pm and it’s completely FREE!

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Harry Potter Arts & Crafts Day

Saturday, 9th February @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Waterstones Wigan, 6 The GRand Arcade
Wigan, WN1 1BH United Kingdom

Join us in our children’s department as we celebrate Harry Potter day! There will be two craft sessions in the day, the first between 1-2pm and the second between 3-4pm. All children are welcome, and it’s free to join in!

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Pebble Painting for Random Acts of Kindness Day

Saturday, 16th February @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, Hope Street, The Galleries
Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

FREE Drop-in, no tickets required Activities operate on a first-come first-serve basis, come early to avoid disappointment Ahead of random acts of kindness day we will be decorating pebbles with your favourite motivational words and quotes to give as a gift or hide for strangers to find as a random act of kindness.

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Signs of Spring Search

Sunday, 17th February @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Three Sisters Recreation Area, Three Sisters Road
Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan, WN4 8DD United Kingdom

As winter passes and spring is on the horizon we will be looking for the first signs of the changing seasons as flowers and buds start to appear, birds are singing and frogs leaping. This gentle stroll round one of our finest local reserves will take in all the sights and sounds of the passing of the season. ? Perfect for a family walk

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Half Term Aquageddon Fun

Monday, 18th February @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Wigan Life Centre, The Wiend
Wigan, WN1 1NH United Kingdom

Monday 18th Feb, Wednesday 20th Feb and Friday 22nd Feb 1.15pm – 2.15pm Cost £3.70 per child (includes locker token) You must be aged 8 – 14 years to attend this session, maximum 40 places so book early to avoid disappointment. Call Reception on 01942 489611/489612 Call Reception on 01942 489611/489612 Wigan Life Centre – Healthy Living Zone College Ave, WN1 1NJ Wigan

£3.60
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Half Term Children’s Arrive ‘n’ Drive

Tuesday, 19th February @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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19th & 20th Feb
Three Sisters Race Track, Three Sisters Road
Ashton, Wigan, WN4 8DD United Kingdom

Christmas has been and gone – but that doesn’t mean the fun stops there! This February half term, we are back in full swing with our kid’s activities – You can join Bill Sisley’s Kart School starting with our Bambino lessons, for ages 6-7 year, Cadet lessons for 8-15 years and Junior Lessons for 12-15 year. SPECIAL OFFER – Our Arrive ’n’ Drive karting sessions are back on Tuesday 19th and Wednesday 20th February! ONLY £15.00 for 20 minutes –…

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Half Term: Lego Stop Motion Animation

Tuesday, 19th February @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, Hope Street, The Galleries
Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

Want to learn more about what we do here at Wigan STEAM? We’re running a week of STEAM activities for you to explore science, technology, engineering and mathematics by getting creative! Ever wondered how animations are created? We’ll show you how to make your very own mini film using Lego and a camera. You’ll be a professional filmmaker in no time! Most suited to age 8+ Under 8s must be accompanied by an adult and may need some help with…

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Chinese Celebrations Free February Half Term Activities

Tuesday, 19th February @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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19th and 21st Feb
Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

Chinese Celebrations wigan FREE February Half-Term Activities Chinese Celebrations Tuesday 19th and Thursday 21st February 12.30-2pm Museum of Wigan Life Free — no booking required Half term is packed full of family fun with our traditional Chinese craft and costume. Try your hand at activities including lantern making, calligraphy, paper cutting, and then get dressed up in traditional Chinese clothes. FREE drop-in sessions — no booking required. With support from the Confucius Classroom, Wigan and Leigh College. For details call…

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Half Term: Design and Make a Bag Tag

Tuesday, 19th February @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, Hope Street, The Galleries
Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

Want to learn more about what we do here at Wigan STEAM? We’re running a week of STEAM activities for you to explore science, technology, engineering, and mathematics by getting creative! Explore The STEAM Shed and learn about the process of designing and making a product by creating a personalised bag tag. irst you’ll design your ideal bag tag, then you’ll laser cut and decorate it with all kinds of crafty stuff. Most suited to age 8+ Under 8s must…

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Half Term Children’s Arrive ‘n’ Drive

Wednesday, 20th February @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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19th & 20th Feb
Three Sisters Race Track, Three Sisters Road
Ashton, Wigan, WN4 8DD United Kingdom

Christmas has been and gone – but that doesn’t mean the fun stops there! This February half term, we are back in full swing with our kid’s activities – You can join Bill Sisley’s Kart School starting with our Bambino lessons, for ages 6-7 year, Cadet lessons for 8-15 years and Junior Lessons for 12-15 year. SPECIAL OFFER – Our Arrive ’n’ Drive karting sessions are back on Tuesday 19th and Wednesday 20th February! ONLY £15.00 for 20 minutes –…

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Half Term: Code a game

Wednesday, 20th February @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, Hope Street, The Galleries
Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

Want to learn more about what we do here at Wigan STEAM? We’re running a week of STEAM activities for you to explore science, technology, engineering and mathematics by getting creative! Ever wondered how animations are created? We’ll show you how to make your very own mini film using Lego and a camera. You’ll be a professional filmmaker in no time! Most suited to age 8+ Under 8s must be accompanied by an adult and may need some help with…

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Half Term Aquageddon Fun

Wednesday, 20th February @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Wigan Life Centre, The Wiend
Wigan, WN1 1NH United Kingdom

Monday 18th Feb, Wednesday 20th Feb and Friday 22nd Feb 1.15pm – 2.15pm Cost £3.70 per child (includes locker token) You must be aged 8 – 14 years to attend this session, maximum 40 places so book early to avoid disappointment. Call Reception on 01942 489611/489612 Call Reception on 01942 489611/489612 Wigan Life Centre – Healthy Living Zone College Ave, WN1 1NJ Wigan

£3.60
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Half Term: The Science of Slime

Wednesday, 20th February @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, Hope Street, The Galleries
Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

Want to learn more about what we do here at Wigan STEAM? We’re running a week of STEAM activities for you to explore science, technology, engineering, and mathematics by getting creative! Concoct your own colourful pot of slime to take home in this ooey gooey workshop. Explore how different combinations of ingredients can change its consistency, and experiment with adding different colourings and textures to make it unique. Most suited to age 8+ Under 8s must be accompanied by an…

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Chinese Celebrations Free February Half Term Activities

Thursday, 21st February @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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19th and 21st Feb
Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

Chinese Celebrations wigan FREE February Half-Term Activities Chinese Celebrations Tuesday 19th and Thursday 21st February 12.30-2pm Museum of Wigan Life Free — no booking required Half term is packed full of family fun with our traditional Chinese craft and costume. Try your hand at activities including lantern making, calligraphy, paper cutting, and then get dressed up in traditional Chinese clothes. FREE drop-in sessions — no booking required. With support from the Confucius Classroom, Wigan and Leigh College. For details call…

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Morgan & West’s Utterly Spiffing Spectacular Magic Show for Kids (And Childish Grown-ups!)

Thursday, 21st February @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

Morgan & West’s Utterly Spiffing Spectacular Magic Show for Kids (And Childish Grown-ups!) Time travelling magicians Morgan & West present a jaw dropping, heart stopping, brain busting, opinion adjusting, death defying, mind frying, spirit lifting, paradigm shifting, outlook changing, furniture rearranging magic extravaganza! Witness a mountain of mysterious magic, a hat-full of hyper-reality, and of course a truck full of tricks and tea. Mixing brain boggling illusion and good old fashioned tom-foolery, Morgan & West present a show for all…

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Wigan’s Makers Market

Friday, 22nd February @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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22nd - 23rd Feb
Wigan Market, Wigan, WN1 1PX

Lots of pop up stalls from local traders showcasing their talents. Lots of different stalls from bath bombs, to wax melts, personalised gifts, to home decor.

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Gladiator Challenge Sessions

Friday, 22nd February @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

Come and have a go on our Gladiator Challenge situated at the side of the high ropes course. You will be given a welcome, safety briefing and fitted with a harness and helmet by a qualified and experienced instructor. You will then be able to have a go at scaling the aerial course competing against a friend of fellow participant. You will also learn some basic belaying skills during the session. Each session is 1 hour with 45 of activity…

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Half Term Aquageddon Fun

Friday, 22nd February @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Wigan Life Centre, The Wiend
Wigan, WN1 1NH United Kingdom

Monday 18th Feb, Wednesday 20th Feb and Friday 22nd Feb 1.15pm – 2.15pm Cost £3.70 per child (includes locker token) You must be aged 8 – 14 years to attend this session, maximum 40 places so book early to avoid disappointment. Call Reception on 01942 489611/489612 Call Reception on 01942 489611/489612 Wigan Life Centre – Healthy Living Zone College Ave, WN1 1NJ Wigan

£3.60
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