Events - Archive: Ages 8-12
Come and meet our friends from A Playful City who have come to join us with their cool, purpose-built 'Pow Wow' area created with the award winning Sean Harrington Architects. The Pow Wow's fun and interactive design breathes life into the consultation process, making consultation meaningful and playful and allows people of all ages to give their ideas and opinions on how play can transform the spaces in their communities.
Discover and explore the colours and textures of a city and its environment and how architects and artists create the iconic buildings, sculptures and street art within it.
In Me & The City your class will discover and explore how a city is planned, created and developed. Working with artist Jole Bortoli, they will learn how architects work and look at artists who have created landmark sculptures and colourful big-scale street art.
Join Annie Atkins, graphic designer on The Box Trolls and The Grand Budapest Hotel, in a fun workshop in which you will create a passport for Dracula, just as she would for the movies!
Make your own Lego movie in this practical workshop with Brick Flicks. Part of Fantastic Flix at The Ark.
For Ages 9+. Learn how to transform into a spooky zombie with Julie-Ann Ryan, special effects makeup artist on productions such as The Tudors, Vikings & Game of Thrones! Part of Fantastic Flix at The Ark.
If you’re aged 6+ and play an instrument, this is your chance to come and play in a real trad session! Part of the TradFest Children's Hub 2018
Try your hand at a variety of fun crafts using different materials at this year’s Children’s Crafts Club for Ages 4+. Part of the TradFest Children's Hub 2018.
Have a go at playing traditional music on one of a range of instruments at our popular drop-in sessions for beginners. Part of the TradFest Children's Hub 2018
A gig for children of all ages from this multi-award winning trio from Co Clare, the universal hub of Irish traditional music. Part of the TradFest Children's Hub 2018