Scrabble Club

Scrabble Club

Come along and play a game of Scrabble!

Every Wednesday 2pm-4.30pm in the Dwell area at The Core Library.

Free and open to all.

 

 

Summer Solidays 2024

Summer Solidays 2024

Holiday events for children and young people at The Core, including the Studio Theatre, community libraries and other Arts venues.

Click to go to the Core Theatre webpage to download the leaflet - individual events may need booking in advance. Unaccompanied adults may not attend.

MARVELLOUS RAINMAKER CRAFT AT KNOWLE LIBRARY

MARVELLOUS RAINMAKER CRAFT AT KNOWLE LIBRARY

Book your free place for our marvellous make a rainmaker craft activity.

For ages 6 plus.

Spaces are limited so booking is essential. If you are unable to attend please let us know so the place can be offered to those on the waiting list.

Childrenโ€™s Board Games Club Summer Deluxe at Balsall Common Library

Childrenโ€™s Board Games Club Summer Deluxe at Balsall Common Library

Join us for a fun morning playing board games for ages 5 and up. We will also have crafts to make. Grown-ups will need to stay with their children while they play and craft. 5 to 11 years

TALENT SHOW at Hobs Moat Library

TALENT SHOW at Hobs Moat Library

Have a talent? Come along and show it off at our summer talent show!

All talents are welcome – singing, dancing, magic, acting, comedy, crafts/art and more…

 

 

This event is for children aged 6-11 years and is a relaxed show for fun.

 

Please prepare a performance around 3 minutes in length. All props, costume, and music must be brought with you (music to be played on a mobile phone).

 

Places MUST be booked ahead. Please book a place for each child that will be performing in the show. You are welcome to bring additional adults and children to be in the audience. This does not need a ticket. 

Please provide a phone number when booking so that the library may contact you for details on your child's planned performance. 

Should you need any further details, please contact Hobs Moat Library on 0121 743 4592 to speak with a member of staff. 

 

We look forward to seeing you at the show!

 

Marvellous Makers Clay Coil Pot Craft Activity at Dickens Heath Library (visit 1 make)

Marvellous Makers Clay Coil Pot Craft Activity at Dickens Heath Library (visit 1 make)

Celebrate this year's 'Marvellous Makers' Summer Reading Challenge with us, and become your own Marvellous Maker!

We will be making air dry clay coil pots, and then painting them at a session on Tuesday 6th August (allowing for drying time)

This session is to make your creation.

Please book a place on both dates!

Booking is required as numbers are limited. Please book a place for every child in your party, adults do not need to book a place. 

Suitable for children aged 3 and over.

This is a free activity, and all materials will be provided.

We look forward to crafting with you!

Make an Origami Pond Life Model at The Core Library

Make an Origami Pond Life Model at The Core Library

Come along and make your own model pond and bring it to life with origami animals and insects. 

Wednesday 31st July - 10:30 – 11.30 am.

This event is ideally suited for children 5-9 yrs.
Places are limited and must be booked in advance. Please book a place for every child that will be attending.

 


 

CREEPING CATERPILLARS CRAFT AT KNOWLE LIBRARY

CREEPING CATERPILLARS CRAFT AT KNOWLE LIBRARY

Book your free place for our create a creeping caterpillar craft activity.

For ages 4-8 years.

Spaces are limited so booking is essential. If you are unable to attend please let us know so the place can be offered to those on the waiting list.

Marvellous Makers Clay Coil Pot Craft Activity at Dickens Heath Library (visit 2 paint)

Marvellous Makers Clay Coil Pot Craft Activity at Dickens Heath Library (visit 2 paint)

Celebrate this years 'Marvellous Makers' Summer Reading Challenge with us, become your own Marvellous Maker!

We will be making air dry clay coil pots, this session is to paint your creations. 

There is a separate session to make your creation on Tuesday 30th July.

Please book a place on both dates!

Booking is required as numbers are limited. Please book a place for every child in your party, adults do not need to book a place. 

Suitable for children aged 3 and over.

This is a free activity, and all materials will be provided.

We look forward to crafting with you!

Craftivism at Balsall Common Library - BOOKING ESSENTIAL

Craftivism at Balsall Common Library - BOOKING ESSENTIAL
Craftivism involves slowly and carefully crafting items that make a statement, advocate for change and challenge injustice. Put down your placards and pick up your craft materials, it’s time to change the world!
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Booking is essential for this event, you can follow the ticket link here or simply ask a member of the team to book a space. Children need a ticket, adults do not, but must stay with their children during the event.

Marvellous Mask Making at The Core Library

Marvellous Mask Making at The Core Library

Join in the fun making special book character masks at The Core Library on Tuesday 13th August 10.30 - 11.30 am. This event is ideally suited for children 5-8 yrs.

Places are limited and must be booked in advance. Please book a place for every child that will be attending.

We look forward to seeing you!

Marvellous Makers Butterfly Messy Mat Craft Activity at Dickens Heath Library

Marvellous Makers Butterfly Messy Mat Craft Activity at Dickens Heath Library

Celebrate this year's 'Marvellous Makers' Summer Reading Challenge with us!

Become your own Marvellous Maker and join us to make a Butterfly Messy Mat, perfect for crafting at home.

We will be printing with sponges and vegetables, to make a Summery scene!

Booking is required as numbers are limited. Please book a place for every child in your party, adults do not need to book a place.

We look forward to crafting with you!