Culture, Arts, Performance

Dumfries and Galloway Arts and Museums

Culture, Arts, Performance, Family, Food, Recreation, Social, Learning
Nithsdale
Gracefield Art Centre and Kirkcudbright Galleries are offering free arts workshops for 12-16 year olds during the summer. These workshops will be led by artists and will give you an opportunity to experiment with different art techniques including printmaking, ceramics and jewellery.

Ellisland Farm: Sunny Burns Bash A Summer Celebration

Culture, Arts, Performance, Family, Food, Recreation, Social, Learning
Nithsdale
A day out for the whole family. Free entry. Live Music. Traditional games for children. Arts & Crafts. Low-cost activities include face painting, tombola, games, story-telling sessions and guided tours. All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times.

Ellisland Farm: A Day In the Life of Jean Armour

Culture, Arts, Performance, Food, Recreation, Social, Learning
Nithsdale
Join us for "Books & Bannocks" and other fun activities this summer! Celebrate Robert Burns, local history and Scots culture with fun storytelling sessions. We have special sessions for all the family where you can dive into exciting tales, enjoy arts and crafts, and have loads of fun. Don’t miss out on the summer adventure! All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Ellisland Farm & Musem: Books & Bannocks Story-Telling Fun!

Culture, Arts, Performance, Family, Recreation, Social, Learning
Nithsdale
Join us for "Books & Bannocks" this summer! Celebrate Robert Burns, local history and Scots culture with fun storytelling sessions that includes music, games and arts+crafts. We have special sessions for all the family where you can dive into exciting tales, and have loads of fun. Don’t miss out on the summer adventure! All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times. Max 2 adults per child. Places are limited. Free transport available from fixed pick-up and drop-off points. Please contact us for additional information regarding transport.

Ellisland Farm & Musem: Books & Bannocks Story-Telling Fun!

Culture, Arts, Performance, Family, Recreation, Social, Learning
Nithsdale
Join us for "Books & Bannocks" this summer! Celebrate Robert Burns, local history and Scots culture with fun storytelling sessions that includes music, games and arts+crafts. We have special sessions for all the family where you can dive into exciting tales, and have loads of fun. Don’t miss out on the summer adventure! All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times. Max 2 adults per child. Places are limited. Free transport available from fixed pick-up and drop-off points. Please contact us for additional information regarding transport.

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.

Stranraer Millennium Centre

Culture, Arts, Performance, Family, Nature and Outdoor, Recreation, Social, Learning
Wigtownshire
Join us in Agnew Park for an afternoon of free activities for all ages. Keep an eye on our Social Media pages for further updates!

Robert Burn Ellisland Farm & Museum/The Robert Burns Ellisland Trust

Culture, Arts, Performance, Food
Nithsdale
Join us for "Books & Bannocks" and other fun activities this summer! Celebrate Robert Burns, local history and Scots culture with fun storytelling sessions. We have special sessions for all the family where you can dive into exciting tales, enjoy arts and crafts, and have loads of fun. Don’t miss out on the summer adventure! All children must be accompanied by an adult.

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.