Before 12pm, Workshops

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Dorchester Rock Choir

Your local Dorchester/Weymouth choir is run by singer/pianist Stacey Hobday. Our choir is made up of many locals who never thought they could sing or hadn't found the right outlet for their secret singing in the car or shower. I don't think any of us expected to make the huge number of great friends we have along the way…

United Church, Dorchester

Thu 23 Oct

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 6 Nov

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 13 Nov

£25 a month, free taster

…and 22 more dates until 2 Jul 2015

Gruesome Grub And Creepy Crafts: Half Term Craft Workshop

Make a plate of gruesome grub, a ghoulish glowing head and a hideously handy door-knocker to celebrate Halloween.

Museum Of Lincolnshire Life

Thu 30 Oct

£1 crafts / 01522 528448

Life Drawing from Alison Glithero

Untutored life drawing sessions with experienced life model Alison Glithero.

The Drawing Room, Chesterfield

Mon 27 Oct

£10 in advance, £12 on door / 0790 187 3636

Only ten places, check availability. Pre-booking recommended.

Mon 3 Nov

£10 in advance, £12 on door / 0790 187 3636

Only ten places, check availability. Pre-booking recommended.

Mon 10 Nov

£10 in advance, £12 on door / 0790 187 3636

Only ten places, check availability. Pre-booking recommended.

…and 4 more dates until 8 Dec

Photography Workshops

Discover more about photography and using your camera and learn what all the camera controls do and how they relate to one another, includes portraiture, landscape, action, flash and low light photography.

National Trust: Polesden Lacey, Dorking

Thu 23 Oct

£65 adv booking essential / 01372 458203/452048

Tricks and Treats Family Activities

Hallowe'en fun for little monsters with spooky stories, circus skill workshops, board game sessions and creepy crafts.

The Witham, Barnard Castle

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01833 631107

Wanda the Witch's Workshop: Join Wanda as she shares some spooky stories. You can also make your own spells and a herbal witch to take home. 10.30am ages 4–7; 12.30pm ages 8–11; 2.30pm ages 4–11.

Mon 27 Oct

Family £5 / 01833 631107

Games workshop: Learn to play new and exciting board games under the expert guidance of The Lazy Juggler.

Wed 29 Oct

Family £5 / 01833 631107

Games workshop: Learn to play new and exciting board games under the expert guidance of The Lazy Juggler.

Thu 30 Oct

£6 / 01833 631107

Circus Skills Workshop: Juggle scarves, do a little clowning about and spin plates and Chinese cloths. 10.30am ages 8–10; 1.30pm ages 11–14.

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50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾

Kid-oriented wildlife activities.

National Trust: Croft Castle, Leominster

Thu 23 Oct

Free, plus admission £8.10, child £4, family £19.50 / 01568 780246

Fri 24 Oct

Free, plus admission £8.10, child £4, family £19.50 / 01568 780246

Sat 25 Oct

Free, plus admission £8.10, child £4, family £19.50 / 01568 780246

…and 8 more dates until 2 Nov

National Trust: Erddig, Wrexham

Thu 23 Oct

Free, plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

Fri 24 Oct

Free, plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

Sat 25 Oct

Free, plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

…and 126 more dates until 28 Feb 2015

National Trust: Waddesdon Manor, Aylesbury

Thu 23 Oct

Free, plus admission £16.20, child £8.10 / 01296 653226/653211

Fri 24 Oct

Free, plus admission £16.20, child £8.10 / 01296 653226/653211

Sat 25 Oct

Free, plus admission £16.20, child £8.10 / 01296 653226/653211

…and 47 more dates until 31 Dec

Bothwell Rock Choir

The Bothwell Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Jennifer Sim. The choir is for all ages and all the local South Lanarkshire branches of Rock Choir, like ours come together to do incredible gigs like the 9,500 seat Liverpool Arena and Guinness World Record attempts (The Rock Choir members have got 3 world records and even…

Bothwell Parish Church

Wed 29 Oct

Bothwell Parish Church Centre

£25 a month, free taster / 01698 854903

Wed 5 Nov

Bothwell Parish Church Centre

£25 a month, free taster / 01698 854903

Wed 12 Nov

Bothwell Parish Church Centre

£25 a month, free taster / 01698 854903

…and 22 more dates until 24 Jun 2015

Countesthorpe Village Hall, Leicester

Mon 27 Oct

Phone for prices / 0116 277 9518

Mon 3 Nov

Phone for prices / 0116 277 9518

Mon 10 Nov

Phone for prices / 0116 277 9518

…and 2 more dates until 24 Nov

Knutsford Rock Choir

The local Knutsford choir is run by Cheshire based musician Kathryn Davies. We support a number of local charities, raising money and awareness around Cheshire and as a choir we also join up with other branches of Rock Choir to support national charities such as Comic Relief, Missing People and Refuge with flash mobs…

Brook Street Chapel, Knutsford

Wed 5 Nov

School Room

£25 a month, free taster

Wed 12 Nov

School Room

£25 a month, free taster

Wed 19 Nov

School Room

£25 a month, free taster

…and 21 more dates until 1 Jul 2015

Camden Arts Centre, London NW3

Sat 25 Oct

£220 (£110) / 02074 725500

Sat 1 Nov

£220 (£110) / 02074 725500

Sat 8 Nov

£220 (£110) / 02074 725500

…and 3 more dates until 29 Nov

MAC (Midlands Arts Centre), Birmingham

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£104 ( £84; £84) / 0121 446 3232

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Seeing Things Differently

A fun, creative workshop for children and their families. Discover new approaches to taking photographs and other activities. Suitable for children between the ages of 4 and 11.

Whitehawk Library, Brighton

Sat 25 Oct

Free

Woodingdean Library, Brighton

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Sonic Pi: Live & Coding: Workshop

Join us to discover how a Raspberry Pi computer can be transformed into a fully customisable musical instrument and find out how it could influence the future of music education both in and out of the classroom.

Cambridge Junction

Tue 4 Nov

£45 / 01223 511511

Stories Seen Through A Glass Plate: Family Day

A day of creative activities, such as making your own pinhole camera, setting up your own Victorian-themed backdrop for a photograph and much more.

Lewes Castle And Barbican House Museum

Sun 26 Oct

Free, with admissions cost / 01273 486290

027: Adult Life Drawing Beginners And Improvers: Workshop (Over 16s)

Dr Mary Cosgrove leads a drawing workshop. Suitable for beginners and experienced artists over the age of 16.

Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

Fri 24 Oct

£100 (£93) / 028 9024 2338

Fri 31 Oct

£100 (£93) / 028 9024 2338

Fri 7 Nov

£100 (£93) / 028 9024 2338

…and 5 more dates until 12 Dec

094: Sculpture And Curating For Young People: Workshop (Ages 13-16)

Tonya McMullan leads a sculpting and curating workshop. Create a sculpture using found objects and recycled materials, then curate an exhibition of the sculptures. Materials are provided. Suitable for ages 13 to 16.

Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

Sat 25 Oct

£54 / 028 9024 2338

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1718 Re-Visited Workshop With Susan Briscoe

Susan Briscoe leads a quilting workshop. Recreate some of the geometric and pictorial blocks from the 1718 coverlet and explore modern patchwork and applique techniques. Suitable for participants with some experience of patchwork by machine.

Quilt Museum And Gallery, York

Wed 5 Nov

£60 ( £40) / 01904 613242

2015 Calendars: Workshop

Create a calendar in time for the New Year, taking inspiration from the museum.

New Walk Museum And Art Gallery, Leicester

Tue 30 Dec

£2.50 for activities / 0116 225 4900

296: Introduction To Painting: Workshop (Over 16s)

Daniela Balmaverde leads a painting workshop. Develop skills through projects and use a range of methods and materials. Suitable for beginners and practising artists over the age of 16.

Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

Sat 25 Oct

£105 inc materials (£93 inc materials) / 028 9024 2338

Sat 1 Nov

£105 inc materials (£93 inc materials) / 028 9024 2338

Sat 8 Nov

£105 inc materials (£93 inc materials) / 028 9024 2338

…and 5 more dates until 13 Dec

3 Day Build-a-Book Workshop

Create your own book and work with our resident expert. Get up close to original illustrations and manuscripts from David Almond's My Dad's a Birdman and use this unique experience to inspire your own work.

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

Mon 27 Oct

£130 / 0845 271 0777

Tue 28 Oct

£130 / 0845 271 0777

Wed 29 Oct

£130 / 0845 271 0777

3 Day Introduction To Glass Blowing Masterclass

Intensive glass blowing weekend.

National Glass Centre, Sunderland

Fri 2 Jan 2015

£315 adv booking essential / 0191 515 5555

Sat 3 Jan 2015

£315 adv booking essential / 0191 515 5555

Sun 4 Jan 2015

£315 adv booking essential / 0191 515 5555

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3-G-Fun (Ages 5-7)

Perhaps your child loves acting out stories and you think you might like to give it a go. Come and try some fun drama activities, create your own stories and bring them to life together.

Palace Theatre, Mansfield

Wed 29 Oct

Upstairs Lounge

£1 additional family members ( £5) / 01623 633133

3D Sculptural Hand Weaving With Hollie Ward: Workshop

During this workshop you will learn sculptural hand weaving techniques and, using materials such as yarn, rope, plastic, ropes and strips of fabric, you will create a 3D object such as a bowl, vase, tablemat, set of coasters, unique visual shape or anything else you can think of.

Ropewalk Contemporary Art And Craft Centre, Barton-upon-Humber

Sat 25 Oct

£44 ( £39) / 01652 660380

4 Weeks Salsa And Merengue Workshop

Salsa and Merengue combo pack!

Rivercourt Methodist Church, London W6

Thu 23 Oct

£10 class; £32 course / 020 8741 1348

Fri 24 Oct

£10 class; £32 course / 020 8741 1348

Sat 25 Oct

£10 class; £32 course / 020 8741 1348

50+

Low impact class to help unwind aches and pains.

Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre

Thu 23 Oct

Studio 1

Phone for prices / 01438 363200

  • 11:00 – 12:00 50+ Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre

Mon 27 Oct

Studio 1

Phone for prices / 01438 363200

  • 11:00 – 12:00 50+ Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre

Tue 28 Oct

Studio 1

Phone for prices / 01438 363200

  • 11:00 – 12:00 50+ Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre
…and 22 more dates until 18 Dec

50 Things: Wild Art

Get creative with nature and create some wild art.

National Trust: Ightham Mote, Sevenoaks

Thu 30 Oct

Free, plus admission £10.40, child £5.20, family £26.30s / 01732 811145/810378

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