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Baby Loves Disco

Baby Loves Disco is a chance for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their parents to get their respective grooves on and enjoy some dayclubbing with real club DJs spinning retro and pop tunes. Chillout room, themed crafts, facepainting, healthy snacks and more – all included in the price, plus licensed bar for parents.

DNA, London SW11

Sat 25 Oct

£9.94 / 07986 527947

Sat 29 Nov

£9.94 / 07986 527947

Electric Circus, Edinburgh

Sun 26 Oct

£8.94 / 07986 527947

Hummingbird, Glasgow

Sun 5 Oct

£8.94 / 07986 527947

Sun 2 Nov

£8.94 / 07986 527947

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Happy Birthday Sunita

Harvey Virdi's comedy drama suitable for all ages follows The Johals, who can't find birthday girl Sunita. As the preparations for her birthday meal are being made, family conflict begins to surface.

Watermans Art Centre, Brentford

Tue 14 Oct

£12.50 (£10) / 020 8232 1010

  • 19:45

Wed 15 Oct

£12.50 (£10) / 020 8232 1010

  • 19:45

Thu 16 Oct

£12.50 (£10) / 020 8232 1010

  • 19:45
…and 2 more dates until 18 Oct

James Campbell's Comedy 4 Kids

The master of kids' comedy presents a show packed with proper laughs, without the rude bits. For ages 6+.

The Atkinson, Southport

Sat 25 Oct

£8 (Children £6) / 01704 533333

  • 14:00

South Street Arts Centre, Reading

Sat 4 Oct

£8.70 / 0118 960 6060

  • 14:00

The Wave Centre, Maryport

Sun 26 Oct

£6 / 01900 811450

  • 14:00

Lighthouse: Poole's Centre for the Arts

Sat 13 Dec

£8.50 / 0844 406 8666

  • 14:00
  • 16:00

Sun 14 Dec

£8.50 / 0844 406 8666

  • 14:00
  • 16:00

Mon 15 Dec

£8.50 / 0844 406 8666

  • 14:00
…and 5 more dates until 24 Dec

Bounce And Rhyme

Drop in session with action songs, rhymes and stories that help children’s literacy and numeracy. Suitable for under 3s.

Castlemilk Library, Glasgow

Wed 1 Oct

Free / 0141 276 0731

  • 13:30

Wed 8 Oct

Free / 0141 276 0731

  • 13:30

Wed 15 Oct

Free / 0141 276 0731

  • 13:30
…and 5 more dates until 19 Nov

Couper Institute Library, Glasgow

Mon 6 Oct

Free / 0141 276 0771

  • 13:30

Mon 13 Oct

Free / 0141 276 0771

  • 13:30

Mon 20 Oct

Free / 0141 276 0771

  • 13:30
…and 4 more dates until 17 Nov

Dennistoun Library, Glasgow

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 0141 276 0768

  • 13:30

Fri 10 Oct

Free / 0141 276 0768

  • 13:30

Fri 17 Oct

Free / 0141 276 0768

  • 13:30
…and 4 more dates until 14 Nov

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Danbury Fireworks

An annual fireworks display to celebrate Bonfire Night, featuring a funfair, beer tent and 'stage entertainment'.

Danbury Outdoors, Chelmsford

Sat 8 Nov

£6–£7 (Under 13s £3–£4) / 07792 963498

  • 17:30 – 09:00

Fireworks Extravaganza

To keep up with audience demand there are two fireworks displays at George Watson's Rugby Stadium. Both shows feature a full programme of entertainment, including Delighters Fire Circus Theatre, rock choir and pipe band. Plus plenty of hot food and drink. Book online via the SLA charity website; early booking advised.

George Watson's Rugby Stadium, Edinburgh

Sun 2 Nov

£6.50–£7.50 (Family £24–£26; under 2s free) / 0131 629 9112

  • 16:10
  • 18:40

Stick Man

  • Directed by: Sally Cookson
  • Written by: Benji Bower (music)

A show about a family of stick people. Presented by Scamp Theatre. Ages 3+.

Artsdepot, London N12

Fri 3 Oct

£8–£13 / 020 8369 5454

  • 16:30

Palace Theatre, Southend-on-Sea

Thu 2 Oct

£12

  • 13:30
  • 16:30

The White Rock Theatre, Hastings

Tue 30 Sep

£10.50 (Children £9.50; £36) / 01424 462288

  • 13:30
  • 16:30

Apple Day

A celebration of the humble apple, with tastings, demonstrations and a variety of activities.

The Ballance House, Crumlin

Sat 18 Oct

£2 / 028 9264 8492

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Castle Bromwich Hall Gardens, Birmingham

Sat 4 Oct

£4.50 (£4; Children £1) / 0121 749 4100

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 5 Oct

£4.50 (£4; Children £1) / 0121 749 4100

  • 12:00 – 16:00
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Cheeki Monkey's Big Baby and Children’s Market

Pre-loved and handmade kids and baby market.

Fareham Academy

Sat 25 Oct

£10; £1 (Children free) / 0845 634 1875

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Maidstone Leisure Centre

Sat 4 Oct

£1 (Children free) / 0845 634 1875

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Richard Taunton Sixth Form College, Southampton

Sun 26 Oct

£1 (Children free) / 0845 634 1875

  • 12:00 – 15:00

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Christmas At The Cove

Listen to the Skipton Brass Band playing seasonal favourites.

National Trust: Malham Tarn Estate, Settle

Sat 6 Dec

Free, plus normal admission / 01729 830416

  • 14:30 – 16:00

Dogs Don't Do Ballet

  • Written by: Anna Kemp (book)

Biff loves the moonlight and music and walking on tiptoes. That's because he doesn't think of himself as a dog. Biff thinks he's a ballerina. A mix of puppetry, classical music and comedy, in David Duffy and Andrea Sadler's adaptation of Anna Kemp's book, illustrated by Sarah Ogilvy. Ages 2–6.

Harlow Playhouse

Sat 11 Oct

£14 / 01279 431945

  • 14:00

New Wolsey Studio, Ipswich

Wed 3 Dec

£8.50 (Children £5 under 16s) / 01473 295 900

  • 14:00

Thu 4 Dec

£8.50 (Children £5 under 16s) / 01473 295 900

  • 14:00

Fri 5 Dec

£8.50 (Children £5 under 16s) / 01473 295 900

  • 14:00
…and 28 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Little Frankenstein

Semi famous puppeteer Frank Stein has had enough with his badly made puppets. Taking inspiration from his most infamous ancestor, the scientist Dr Frankenstein, and with the help of the audience he creates a new real live puppet.

Swinburne Hall, Colchester

Mon 27 Oct

£5 / 01206 712999

  • 13:30

Watermans Art Centre, Brentford

Sun 26 Oct

Children £5 / 020 8232 1010

  • 16:15

West End Centre, Aldershot

Wed 18 Feb 2015

£6.50 / 01252 330040

  • 14:30

Peppa Pig's Big Splash

All singing, all dancing puppet show with wee Peppa Pig and pals as they enjoy the rain and muddy puddles and try to fix the leaking nursery roof.

Bristol Hippodrome

Tue 7 Oct

£14.50–£21 / 0844 847 2325

Wed 8 Oct

£14.50–£21 / 0844 847 2325

Criterion Theatre, London W1V

Tue 2 Dec

£11.50–£20 / 0844 847 1778

Thu 4 Dec

£11.50–£20 / 0844 847 1778

Fri 5 Dec

£11.50–£20 / 0844 847 1778

…and 18 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

The Forum Theatre, Billingham

Wed 22 Oct

£15 ( £52; Children £13 under 16s) / 01642 552663

  • 13:00
  • 16:00

Thu 23 Oct

£15 ( £52; Children £13 under 16s) / 01642 552663

  • 13:00

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Room On The Broom Story Time Spooktacular

Meet our resident witch and enjoy a Halloween themed story time spooktacular, play games, sing songs and watch Room on the Broom together.

Seven Stories: The National Centre For Children's Books, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0845 271 0777

  • 12:45 – 17:00

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0845 271 0777

  • 12:45 – 17:00

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0845 271 0777

  • 12:45 – 17:00
…and 5 more dates until 2 Nov

The Sooty Show

Sweep, Soo and Richard join the loveable bear to celebrate his birthday party – where things don't seem to be going to plan.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Thu 9 Apr 2015

£15–£30

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Mon 30 Mar 2015

£15 / 020 8561 8371

  • 14:30

The Broadway Theatre, Barking

Sat 11 Oct

£12 (£10; £38) / 020 8507 5607

  • 14:30

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…and at 18 other places

ABC, Music and Me

Activities for kids aged 2–5 encompassing music, dance, movement, sound and encouraging hand eye coordination.

St Francis Centre, Glasgow

Mon 6 Oct

Free / 0141 429 0275

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Mon 13 Oct

Free / 0141 429 0275

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Mon 20 Oct

Free / 0141 429 0275

  • 12:00 – 13:00
…and 25 more dates until 13 Apr 2015

Art Maker

Art Cart has had a makeover and is now Art Maker! Drop in to the gallery and make your own masterpiece using materials provided. Go four times and you can earn a badge. Ages 4–12.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Art Neuro And Science London SciBar: Junky Fish

Join Art Neuro and Science London for an in-depth look into the workings of science-art collaborations, and how one can use art to explore science.

The Book Club, London EC2A

Mon 6 Oct

Free / 020 7684 8618

  • 19:30 – 21:00
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ARTScool

Keep kids creative over the October break with this three-day course exploring the cultural and seasonal traditions of Diwali, the Festival of Light, and Harvest Time. Participants develop a new artwork in the grounds of the Art Park with a festive celebration for friends and family to view the final piece on the final…

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Tue 14 Oct

ARTPARK Pavilion

£65 includes all materials and equipment / 0141 353 4776

Ages 9–12

Wed 15 Oct

ARTPARK Pavilion

£65 includes all materials and equipment / 0141 353 4776

Ages 9–12

Baby Bookworms

Have you ever wondered when to introduce your baby to a book? The answer is probably sooner than you think! The youngest of babies can enjoy exploring texture, shape and sound in these interactive workshops. Perfect sessions for parents and babies to enjoy together.

Waterstones Children's Hideaway, Cheltenham

Fri 10 Oct

£8 (admits 1 adult and 1 baby)

Part of Cheltenham Literature Festival.

Beauty And The Beast

Pantomime based on the classic fairytale romance between Belle and the Beast, featuring live music, comedy, stunning costumes and glittering sets.

Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne

Fri 12 Dec

£10–£13; £11–£19 / 01323 412000

  • 19:00

Sat 13 Dec

£10–£13; £11–£19 / 01323 412000

  • 14:00
  • 19:00

Sun 14 Dec

£10–£13; £11–£19 / 01323 412000

  • 14:00
  • 18:00
…and 23 more dates until 11 Jan 2015

Big Ears, Little Ears

In the classical music equivalent of a parent & baby screening, the SCO plays a short concert of much-loved classics in a baby-friendly environment; nobody will raise an eyebrow if your little one provides vocal encouragement.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Sun 26 Oct

£5 for one adult and one child (additional children/adults £3 each) / 0141 353 8000

  • 13:30

Bollywood: Workshop (Ages 12-15)

Bollywood dance class.

Peepul Centre, Leicester

Sun 5 Oct

£5 / 0116 261 6000

  • 00:30 (Monday morning)

Sun 12 Oct

£5 / 0116 261 6000

  • 00:30 (Monday morning)

Sun 19 Oct

£5 / 0116 261 6000

  • 00:30 (Monday morning)
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