Annandale and Eskdale

Langholm Playcare Ltd

Culture, Arts, Performance, Recreation, Social, Learning
Annandale and Eskdale
A weekly play activity session for children 5 years and over. Free of charge. Each session there will be a sports activity (curling, tri golf, rounders, etc) , a cooking activity (homemade pizzas, potato boats etc) and a craft activity (knitting/crochet, glass painting, clay modelling etc). The games hall will be set up with lots of free choice play activities too. Lots of table top games, painting and craft materials, floor toys eg lego, knex, barbies etc. A healthy snack/ drinks table will be available throughout the session. A take away lunch will be available for all children to take away with them. Cinema day at the Local Buccleuch Centre including lunch and an end of holiday soft play session.

The Devil’s Porridge Museum: 1940’s Hair and Makeup Retro Workshop

Culture, Arts, Performance
Annandale and Eskdale
Step back in time with our 1940s Hair and Makeup Retro Workshop! Join us on Friday, July 5th, 2024, from 11 am to 12 pm to recreate the iconic look from the 1940s using close-to-authentic makeup from the era. Capture the memories with photos and videos to share with friends. Don't miss this opportunity to step into the past! This activity is free of charge, and we will provide all the necessary materials. We will be serving free breakfast before the workshop - you are welcome to join us from 10 to 11 am.

The Devil’s Porridge Museum: Podcast

Culture, Arts, Performance, Recreation, Social, Learning
Annandale and Eskdale
Be a part of our debut podcast episode! Join us as we launch our new podcast, designed specifically for young audiences. Our first episode will explore the urgent issue of the climate emergency and how it directly impacts individuals in your age group. This activity is free of charge. We will be serving free breakfast before the workshop - you are welcome to join us from 10 to 11 am.

The Devil’s Porridge Museum: Mocktails Masterclass

Recreation, Social, Learning
Annandale and Eskdale
Join us for an exciting Mocktails Masterclass where you can learn the art of preparing refreshing and delicious mocktails. This activity is free of charge, and we will provide all the necessary materials.

The Devil’s Porridge Museum: From Trash to Treasure! Upcycle into Art

Culture, Arts, Performance
Annandale and Eskdale
Discover the art of upcycling at our hands-on workshop! Join us in transforming discarded materials into beautiful creations. If you're passionate about sustainability and love crafts, this workshop is the perfect opportunity to unleash your creativity! This activity is free of charge, and we will provide all the necessary materials. We will be serving free breakfast before the workshop - you are welcome to join us from 10am to 11am.

The Devil’s Porridge Museum: Origami Jewellery

Culture, Arts, Performance, Recreation, Social, Learning
Annandale and Eskdale
Unleash your creativity and craft stunning jewellery using the art of origami. This complimentary workshop includes all the materials you need. This activity is free of charge, and we will provide all the necessary materials. We will be serving free breakfast before the workshop - you are welcome to join us from 10am to 11am.

The Devil’s Porridge Museum: Make Do and Mend

Culture, Arts, Performance
Annandale and Eskdale
Give your clothing a second chance and keep them out of landfills! Bring your cherished vintage clothes and fabric items to transform them into beautiful new garments! Please note that this workshop involves the use of sharp tools and is not suitable for small children. No prior hand sewing experience is necessary, as all mending materials will be provided. We will be serving free breakfast before the workshop - you are welcome to join us from 10am to 11am.

The Devil’s Porridge Museum: Retro Gaming Challenge

Culture, Arts, Performance, Recreation, Social, Learning
Annandale and Eskdale
Take a trip back to the 90s with our retro gaming event featuring classic Super Nintendo games. This activity is free of charge. We will be serving free breakfast before the workshop - you are welcome to join us from 10am to 11am.

The Devil’s Porridge Museum: Upcycle Cardboard into a mini-Anderson shelter!

Culture, Arts, Performance, Recreation, Social, Learning
Annandale and Eskdale
Join us at The Devil's Porridge to transform cardboard into your own Anderson Shelter. Draw inspiration from the shelter in our garden and unleash your creativity to build your very own unique shelter. This activity is free of charge, and we will provide all the necessary materials. We will be serving free breakfast before the workshop - you are welcome to join us from 10am to 11am.

The Devil’s Porridge Museum: Minecraft Inspired Lego Build Competition

Recreation, Social, Learning
Annandale and Eskdale
Unleash your creativity at the Lego-inspired Minecraft Build Competition! Join us on Thursday, July 4th, 2024, from 11am to 1pm, and showcase your Minecraft skills. We'll supply the Lego bricks for you to let your imagination run wild. The first-place winner will receive a prize. Don't miss out! This activity is free of charge. We will be serving free breakfast before the workshop - you are welcome to join us from 10am to 11am.