Kids, "Glasgow"

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Looking for Cloudburst (2011) or The Rabbi's Cat (Le chat du rabbin) (2011)?

Glasgow Science Festival

A packed programme of workshops, shows, films, discussion, exhibitions and art collaborations allows budding scientists to sit back and learn something new or don safety goggles and take part in an experiment. 2015 is the year of Food and Drink, and your chance to sample infused whiskies and scientist-curated dinner…

Various venues: Glasgow

Fri 5 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 330 5370

Sat 6 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 330 5370

Sun 7 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 330 5370

…and 8 more dates until 15 Jun

Glasgow Vet School Rodeo

A day of animal-based fun. The event is organised by Glasgow veterinary students with monies raised going to charity.

Garscube Estate, Glasgow

Sat 18 Apr

£7 (£3; Family £15; under 3s free)

Glasgow Loves Hogmanay

A programme of family activities for the daytime and early evening of Hogmanay, including traditional music and children’s activities.

George Square, Glasgow

Thu 31 Dec

Times & prices to be confirmed

Glasgow Mela

For over 20 years this huge outdoor festival has been celebrating the traditions of Glasgow's many and varied immigrant communities with a mix of international music, dance, activities and stalls.

Kelvingrove Park, Glasgow

Sat 13 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 287 8985

Sun 14 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 287 8985

Glasgow Open House Art Festival

Emerging and established contemporary artists that inhabit Glasgow open the doors of the city's domestic and disused spaces to reveal a program of exhibitions, performances and events.

Various venues: Glasgow

Fri 1 May

Times vary / Free

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Glasgow Kids Comedy Club

Live comedy for younger fans, particularly those aged 8–12. Every month a selection of comedians tweaks their material for the toughest audience on the planet. No under 5s; all kids must be accompanied by an adult.

The Stand, Glasgow

Sat 4 Apr

£4 / 0844 335 8879

Loch Fyne Viking Festival

A festival celebrating our Viking heritage. Groups The Causeway Archers and the Glasgow Vikings perform shows and there's a re-enactment of the Magnus Barfot's longship portage. Suggestions for the festival are welcome, just turn up to one of the meetings on Friday nights in the Tarbert Hotel.

Tarbert, Loch Fyne

Thu 25 Jun

Times & prices vary

Rich Soils and Wriggling Worms: The Soil Survey

Take part in the survey to find out what's up with the soil, and learn to identify earthworms. Dress appropriately for outdoor work.

Castlemilk Stables, Glasgow

Thu 18 Jun

Free / 0141 634 2673

Weekly Drama and Dance Classes

Get your drama/dance on with some weekly workshops from SYT. Build confidence, hone your skills and discover new ways to express yourself. Ages 3–25.

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Sat 18 Apr

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 8–15.

Sat 25 Apr

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 8–15.

Sat 2 May

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 8–15.

…and 7 more dates until 20 Jun

Scottish Youth Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 11 Apr

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 8–11 years.

Sat 18 Apr

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 12–15.

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 8–11 years.

Sun 19 Apr

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 12–15.

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 8–11.

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The Worm – An Underground Adventure

An adventure with Wilma and William as they journey to find the elusive worm species. For ages 3 –7.

The Bleachingfield Centre, Dunbar

Sat 18 Apr

£5 (Children £4)

Part of Puppet Animation Festival.

£5 (£4)

Byre Theatre, St Andrews

Wed 8 Apr

Adult: £10, Concession : £8, Children: £6

Part of Puppet Animation Festival.

Carnegie Hall, Dunfermline

Thu 9 Apr

Adult: £6.50, Concession : £4.50, Children: £4.50 / 01383 602302

Part of Puppet Animation Festival.

£6.50 (Children £4.50) / 01383 602302

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iYoga on Paper – Children's morning

A yoga and drawing session for kids, led by Lucy Hampson.

Yoga Healing Glasgow

Sat 4 Apr

Sat 11 Feb taster session is free / 07949 763378

Sat 2 May

Sat 11 Feb taster session is free / 07949 763378

Piping Live!

Week-long celebration of piping, including contemporary and traditional, solo and pipe bands and more. The World Pipe Band Championships take place on the second to last day at Glasgow Green, with free family displays in the George Square area.

Various venues: Glasgow

Mon 10 Aug

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 0141 353 0220

Tue 11 Aug

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 0141 353 0220

Wed 12 Aug

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 0141 353 0220

…and 4 more dates until 16 Aug

Sylvanian Families Event

In honour of the iconic toy brand's 30th birthday, there's a host of live entertainment, competitions and photo opportunities for Sylvanian Families fans.

Hamleys Toy Store, Glasgow

Sat 4 Apr

Free / 0141 227 3040

Wee Mice Drop-in

Games, imaginative play and dance stories themed around everyone's favourite ballets including The Nutcracker, Sleeping Beauty and Cinderella for girls and boys aged 3–5 and their parent/carer.

Tramway, Glasgow

Tue 31 Mar

£60 1 Adult and 1 Child for the full term / 0845 330 3501

Fri 3 Apr

£6 1 Adult and 1 Child / 0845 330 3501

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West End Festival

Taking over the West End of Glasgow each year, the festival treats the ears to a great musical line-up, tantalises all the senses with a carnival and delves into the creative depths of local studios and exhibitions with the Hidden Lane open days.

Various venues: Glasgow

Fri 5 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 341 0844

Sat 6 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 341 0844

Sun 7 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 341 0844

…and 21 more dates until 28 Jun

World Gymnastics Championships

The world's largest gymnastics event comes to Glasgow for the first time. Expect a big-scale spectacular display of the best gymnastics this planet has to offer, featuring more than 500 top gymnasts from over 80 countries around the world battling it out for medals and glory.

The SSE Hydro, Glasgow

Fri 23 Oct

£15–£20 / 0141 248 3000

Women's Artistic Gymnastics Qualifying – Afternoon Session

£15–£20 / 0141 248 3000

Women's Artistic Gymnastics Qualifying – Morning Session

Sat 24 Oct

£15–£20 / 0141 248 3000

Women's Artistic Gymnastics Qualifying – Afternoon Session

£15–£20 / 0141 248 3000

Women's Artistic Gymnastics Qualifying – Morning Session

Sun 25 Oct

£15–£20 / 0141 248 3000

Men's Artistic Gymnastics Qualifying – Afternoon Session

£15–£20 / 0141 248 3000

Men's Artistic Gymnastics Qualifying – Morning Session

…and 7 more dates until 1 Nov

Yorkhill Easter Egg Run

The annual motorbike run for Yorkhill Hospital.

SECC, Glasgow

Sun 5 Apr

Free / 0141 201 6917

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 30 Mar

Free / 0141 429 0275

Mon 6 Apr

Free / 0141 429 0275

Mon 13 Apr

Free / 0141 429 0275

…and 11 more dates until 29 Jun

The Adventures of Isabel

This dance theatre production follows the journey of the fearless Isabel, who embarks on a rather big adventure. Suitable for ages 2–7.

Platform, Glasgow

Wed 1 Apr

£8 (£3.50–£4.50) / 0141 276 9696

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ARThouse

Get young artists' creative juices flowing in these fun workshops teaching all aspects of art, from drawing and painting to model making and jewellery design. Ages 5–8.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sat 25 Apr

£60 / 0141 353 4776

Please note: This course runs 25 Apr–20 Jun.

  • 11:00 – 12:15 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sat 2 May

£60 / 0141 353 4776

Please note: This course runs 25 Apr–20 Jun.

  • 11:00 – 12:15 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sat 9 May

£60 / 0141 353 4776

Please note: This course runs 25 Apr–20 Jun.

  • 11:00 – 12:15 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
…and 5 more dates until 20 Jun

ARTScool

Keep kids creative over the break with this three-day course exploring the rites and rituals of spring. Please bring a packed lunch.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Tue 7 Apr

£85 / 0141 353 4776

5–8 years

  • 10:00 – 15:00 ARTScool House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Wed 8 Apr

£85 / 0141 353 4776

5–8 years

  • 10:00 – 15:00 ARTScool House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Thu 9 Apr

£85 / 0141 353 4776

5–8 years

  • 10:00 – 15:00 ARTScool House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
…and 3 more dates until 16 Apr

ARTScool

A summer school for children, with creative workshops exploring drawing, painting and model making.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Tue 30 Jun

£85 / 0141 353 4776

Ages 5–8

  • 10:00 – 15:00 ARTScool House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Wed 1 Jul

£85 / 0141 353 4776

Ages 5–8

  • 10:00 – 15:00 ARTScool House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Thu 2 Jul

£85 / 0141 353 4776

Ages 5–8

  • 10:00 – 15:00 ARTScool House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
…and 15 more dates until 6 Aug

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.

Hummingbird, Glasgow

Sun 12 Apr

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

Sun 10 May

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

Sun 14 Jun

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom

  • Directed by: Richard Lewis
  • Written by: Mani Svavarsson (music)

Richard Lewis' adaptation of the award-winning television animation set in a miniature world of fairies, elves and insects. The production features original music by Mani Svavarsson, with original lyrics by Matt Lewis.

King's Theatre, Glasgow

Wed 15 Jul

£14.50–£31.50 / 0844 871 7648

Thu 16 Jul

£14.50–£31.50 / 0844 871 7648

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