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Wigan STEAM

We are a pioneering arts organisation providing exciting learning opportunities, workshops, and exhibitions for young people and children to explore science, engineering and technology through creative activities.

March 2019

Decorate Canvas Bags for National Book Day

Saturday, 2nd March @ 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 the World Book Day create your own canvas book bag by lino printing and drawing some bookish designs.

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Tiny Tech: World of Tiny

Wednesday, 6th March @ 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 Explore our new exhibition ‘Encounter with a Bubble’ by Sci-artist Cat Scott. In this super sciencey session you’ll be able to try out using microscopes to explore the fascinating hidden world around us. Bring along any objects you fancy a closer look at! About Tiny Tech These sessions are facilitated by Vicky from our Education…

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POP! Bubble Activity Day

Saturday, 9th March @ 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 To coincide with the opening of our new exhibition ‘Encounter with a Bubble’ by sci-artist Cat Scott (https://www.facebook.com/events/1095302273985889/), we’re running a day of bubble-themed family activities! Bubble Experiments (with artist Cat Scott) Most of us think of bubbles as temporary, colourful, transparent spheres that form and quickly pop. How many different ways can bubbles be created and how can we play with the…

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Exhibition Launch: Cat Scott, Encounter with a Bubble

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

Join us for a day of celebration as we open our first exhibition, ‘Encounter with a Bubble’ by Cat Scott. We are also running a day of family activities to coincide with the opening – see here for more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/543976052778763/ Encounter with a Bubble, Saturday 9th March – Saturday 27th April Encounter with a Bubble is a sound and video installation which allows you to step inside a living ecosystem of bubbles. Experience each individual bubble form, grow, pop…

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