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Events children might like

Up to
 Tue 23 Apr 2019

Only Tue. Butterflies Dance & Performing Arts, 2A Westgate, Thirsk, YO7 1QS. Junior Choir - come and sing some of your favourites - for children aged 7yrs +. No experience necessary, just a love of singing! Weekly class during term time. Free trial session available. 5.30 - 6.15pm. £70 per term. tickets: Butterflies Dance and Performing Arts email: info@butterfliesdance.com

Up to
 Sun 24 Feb 2019

Eureka!, Discovery Road, Halifax, HX1 2NE. Packed full of extra activities including special guests Noisy Toys, with “The Acoustratron” – a monstrous mechanical-electromagnetic-acoustic noise engine. Phew!. 9.30am - 5pm weekdays & 10am - 5pm weekends. Standard entry or free with your Annual Pass. Plus. tel: 01422 330069 tickets: On the door or online - https://www.eureka.org.uk/buy-tickets/ email: info@eureka.org.uk web: https://www.eureka.org.uk/event/half-term-hullabaloo/

Tue 19 Feb 2019 to
 Thu 28 Feb 2019

Twiggy's Play Park, Thirsk Ind Est. Now open again after major improvements. 10am. web: http://twiggysplay.com

Wed 20 Feb 2019 to
 Wed 27 Feb 2019

All over York. Jorvik Viking Festival. An 8-day celebration of all things Viking. With an exciting programme of events including living history encampments, walks, talks, tours and of course, dramatic combat performances, there is something for everyone. tel: 01904 615505 email: jorvik@yorkat.co.uk web: https://www.jorvikvikingfestival.co.uk

Thu 21 Feb 2019 to
 Tue 26 Feb 2019

Lightwater Valley, North Stainley, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 3HT. Join Lightwater Valley from Thursday 21st - Tuesday 26th February for the FAB FEB event. Tickets are just £7.95pp and must be pre-booked online. Enjoy selected rides and attractions including the visiting farm yard animals. See more information on our website. www.lightwatervalley.co.uk. 10:30am - 3:30pm. tel: 01765 635321 tickets: website email: leisure@lightwatervalley.co.uk web: https://www.lightwatervalley.co.uk/

Fri 22 Feb 2019 to
 Thu 28 Feb 2019

The Ritz Cinema, Westgate, Thirsk, Y07 1QS. 'How to train your Dragon: The Hidden World' PG starring Cate Blanchett. 7.30pm, 2.30pm Matinee 23, 24, 27 Feb. Adults £6, under 15s & 60s & over £5. tel: 01845 524751 tickets: Box Office web: http://www.ritzcinema.co.uk

Sat 23 Feb 2019

Topcliffe & Asenby Village Hall. Coffee Morning, Cake Stall & Raffle, in aid of St Columba's Church Topcliffe. Raising funds to create a new disabled access path & improvements to the Church.(Donations of Cake,Buns, Traybakes all very welcome.). 10am-Noon. Admission £2 includes Coffe/Tea and cake.

Mon 25 Feb 2019

Northallerton Library, 1 Thirsk Rd, Northallerton, DL6 1PT. 'Sea Storm in a Teacup' workshop with the cast of the play & creative team. A child's introduction to the world of puppetry. They will meet the Mermaid puppets& then they will be shown how to make & manipulate their own shadow puppet. All materials included. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 11.15pm. £2 (0-2yrs free with a paying adult). tel: 01609 533832 tickets: Library. web: http://www.hoglets.org.uk

Mon 25 Feb 2019

Northallerton Library, 1 Thirsk Rd, Northallerton, DL6 1PT. 'Sea Storm in a Teacup' - a new play by Gemma Curry presented by Hoglets Theatre. An epic adventure of mystery, magic & mermaids using interactive story-telling, music, movement & puppetry. Suitable for children aged 3 to 8 yrs. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 10.30am. £4. tel: 01609 533832 web: http://www.hoglets.org.uk

Tue 26 Feb 2019

Northallerton Library, 1 Thirsk Rd, Northallerton, DL6 1PT. Cartooning workshop with Wendy New to provide this creative activity for children over 8 yrs & adults. No previous Art experience necessary. Spaces limited so advanced booking essential. 10.30am - 12 noon. Free but donation to Library to cover cost of materials welcome. tel: 01609 533832 web: http://www.northyorks.gov.uk/northallertonlibrary

Thu 28 Feb 2019

Butterflies Dance & Performing Arts, 2a Westgate, Thirsk, YO7 1QS. Frenzy Youth Theatre. Free Drama sessions. Ignite your imagination! Mini Frenzy (ages 3-5) 'The Gruffalo'. 2pm - 2.30pm. Youth Theatre (ages 6-10) 'Raold Dahl' 2,45pm-3.30pm. Booking essential. tel: 07496727144 email: York@frenzyyouththeatre.co.uk web: http://www.frenzyyouththeatre.co.uk

Thu 28 Feb 2019

Rural Arts, Westgate, Thirsk, YO7 1QS. A Heart at Sea. Children’s theatre. Original song writing, puppets, and a beautifully carved wooden chest tell the epic folktale of a boy who bottles up his heart and throws it into the sea. Join us for this heart-warming tale of whales, boats, and beards. 2pm. Adult: £8, Under 18: £6. tel: 01845526536 tickets: online, phone, in house email: marketing@ruralarts.org web: http://www.ruralarts.org

Fri 1 Mar 2019

Northallerton Library, 1 Thirsk Rd, Northallerton, DL6 1PT. Stories & Rhymes with a special Guide Dog guest. Suitable for 0-4 yr olds & their families. 10am -10.30am. Free session. tel: 01609 533832 web: http://www.northyorks.gov.uk/northallertonlibrary

Fri 15 Mar 2019 to
 Thu 21 Mar 2019

The Ritz Cinema, Westgate, Thirsk, Y07 1QS. 'The Kid who would be King' PG A band of kids embark on an epic quest to thwart a medieval menace. 7.30pm, 2.30pm Matinee Sat 16th. £6 Adults, £5 under 15s & 60s & over. tel: 01845 524751 tickets: Box Office web: http://www.ritzcinema.co.uk

Sat 16 Mar 2019

Thirsk Town Hall, Westgate YO7 1QR. Unleashed Events presents Thirsk Mini-Con. Movie Costume Characters - Fancy Dress Competition - Tombola & Geeky Traders. 11am - 3pm. Entry £3, Under 12s £2. email: sharon@unleashedevents.co.uk web: http://unleashed evenys.co.uk

Fri 22 Mar 2019 to
 Thu 28 Mar 2019

The Ritz Cinema, Westgate, Thirsk, Y07 1QS. 'The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part' U Lego Duplo invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild. 7.30pm, 2.30pm Matinee Sat 23rd, Sun 24th. £6 Adults, £5 under 15s and 60s & over. tel: 01845 524751 tickets: Box Office web: http://www.ritzcinema.co.uk

Sun 21 Apr 2019 to
 Mon 22 Apr 2019

St Oswald's Church, Sowerby, Thirsk YO7 1JG. 2019 Photographic Competition-Subject "WATER" Photos will be displayed at the Easter Daffodil Festival 2019 at St Oswald's Church, Sowerby, Easter Sunday & Easter Monday.from 1.30pm-5.00pm both days Visitors to the festival will have opportunity to vote for their favourite photograph. The winning entrant will receive a £20 Cash Prize. The closing date: Saturday13th April 2019. tickets: Entry forms & terms & conditions from St Oswald's Sowerby web: http://www.stoswaldsowerby.org.uk

Sat 11 May 2019

St Oswald's Church, Sowerby, Thirsk YO7 1JG. Sowerby Music - Yorkshire and Humber's Finest. An update on the prodigious talent within the Yorkshire Young Musicians portfolio of highly talented students. 7.30pm. £11, £10 in advance. tel: 01845 518001 tickets: online, White Rose Bookcafe or on the door email: tickets@sowerbymusic.org.uk web: http://www.SowerbyMusic.org.uk

Sun 12 May 2019

Eureka!, Discovery Road, Halifax, HX1 2NE. National Children’s Day Eureka! are supporting children’s right to play, with special guests and extra indoor activities. 10am - 5pm. Standard entry or free with your Annual Pass. tel: 01422 330069 tickets: On the door or online - https://www.eureka.org.uk/buy-tickets/ email: info@eureka.org.uk web: https://www.eureka.org.uk/event/national-childrens-day/

Sat 25 May 2019 to
 Sun 30 Jun 2019

Eureka!, Discovery Road, Halifax, HX1 2NE. Moon Mission Celebrate 50 years since humans first landed on the moon by seeing a NEW space show and take part in astronaut training in a human gyroscope. This event continues until 25/9/19. 10am - 5pm. Standard entry or free with your Annual Pass. tel: 01422 330069 tickets: On the door or online - https://www.eureka.org.uk/buy-tickets/ email: info@eureka.org.uk web: https://www.eureka.org.uk/event/moon-mission/

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