N A vibrant three week festival of summer holiday music, dance and arts activities for children and young people.
BOOK NOW 01225 860 100 wiltshiremusic.org.uk/summerfun
Exciting and fun and awesome! Attendee (aged 8)
FRI 14 AUG 10.30AM
SHAUN THE SHEEP2015, Cert: U, 85m: A sweet-natured and gloriously crackpot feature-length debut for Aardman Animations plucky farmyard hero.
FRI 21 AUG 10.30AM
BIG HERO 62014, Cert: PG, 108m: A thrilling and uproariously funny sci-fi superhero buddy movie of a crazy-smart whizzkid, his lovable balloon-bot and wisecracking, crime-fighting geek army.
3 Child / 3 Adult per film
FRI 24 JUL 10.30AM
FROZEN SING-A-LONG2013, Cert: PG, 108m: Dress up fancy and sing-along to the wintry smash-hit Disney princess musical; a glorious, fun-filled story of sisterly love.
FRI 7 AUG 10.30AM
PADDINGTON2014, Cert: PG, 90m: Marmaladen with fizzily inventive adventures, this big-screen debut of Michael Bonds beloved talking bear is fun, fast and sweet.
Wiltshire Music Centre, Ashley Road, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire BA15 1DZ01225 860 100 wiltshiremusic.org.uk
The Centre is located on the Bath side of Bradford on Avon, and is clearly sign-posted (brown panel signs) on all roads.Parking is free on-site. Please use the Ashley Road car park on the St Laurence School site. Additional / disabled blue badge holders parking is available in the car park off Winsley Road / Churches. Please park responsibly.Bradford on Avon Train Station is a 20 minute (uphill) walk or short taxi ride away: firstgreatwestern.co.ukBradford on Avon Taxis is located in the Train Station car park: 01225 862 277.Bus Route 265 (Bath Warminster) stops close to the Centre ask for the Churches stop on Winsley Road and then follow directional signs: firstgroup.com
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WELCOMEJOIN US DURING THE SUMMER HOLIDAYS FOR A FEAST OF HANDS-ON, CREATIVE AND FUN EXPERIENCES FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE.Brilliant the children are never bored its just perfect for little ones. MumsnetComplete beginners welcome: no experience needed, just bags of enthusiasm.Parental / guardian consent forms for children and young people participating in these activities must be completed prior to the workshop day.
Parental supervision is required for specified events.
Suitable clothing should be worn: dress for mess (wear old clothes or those you dont mind getting dirty) / dress for movement (comfortable non-restrictive clothing and soft, flat shoes).
Dont forget to bring a packed lunch! Drinks and snacks on sale.
Free parking, buggy storage and baby changing facilities available.
MON 3 AUG + MON 10 AUG 10AM 12NOON
SING, MAKE AND CHATMUMS + BABIES (PRE-CRAWLERS): Two relaxed and sociable singing and sewing get-togethers with other new mums; to chat, make friends, swap skills, share stories and songs, and make simple and unique gifts for your baby.Leader: Chrissie Weltike.
Free Babies / 18 Adult for both sessions
WED 5 AUG 10AM 11.30AM
BIRDS, BUGS AND BUTTERFLIES2 4 YRS: Explore the magical world of featherers and creepy-crawlies and flutterbys through charming childrens songs, creative art and a wonderful, interactive, live music puppet show.Leader: Chrissie Weltike. Dress for mess. Supervision required.
6 Child / 2 Adult
WED 5 AUG 1PM 3PM
ART EXPLOSION5 7 YRS: Build! Paint! Erupt! Create a spectacular paint bomb volcano in this unique hands-on science-art session. Guaranteed messy fun.Leader: Chrissie Weltike. Dress for mess.
9 Child / 2 Adult
THU 6 AUG 10AM 4PM
OLD JOANNA, NEW NOISE 15 18 YRS: An accessible (if unorthodox) composition, sound design and Logic Pro editing session beefing up the sound of an old piano through strange modifications filling it with ping pong balls maybe, covering the hammers with aluminium paper perhaps then recording and making music with the extraordinary results.Leader: Dan Thomason.
8 Young Person
MON 27 JUL FRI 31 JUL 9AM 3PM
MUSICAL IN A WEEK!5 14 YRS: Whether you were born for the stage or this is your first step into the limelight, join us for a fantastic five days jam-packed with singing, acting and dancing creating a brand new showstopping mystery musical.Fri 31 Jul 3pm: family showcase.Leader: Felicity Courage. Dress for movement.
95 Child / 85.50 Siblings
FRI 31 JUL 11.30AM / 2PM
TESSA BIDE PUPPET SHOW ARNOLDS BIG ADVENTURE3 10 YRS: Arnold the acorn drops from his tree and begins an amazing adventure in search of the perfect spot to call home. Taking place in a special bell tent these fab shenanigans (Audience member) are full of beautiful shadow puppetry, wonderful sing-along music and thrilling surprises.
6 Child / 8 Adult
FRI 31 JUL 12.30PM 1.30PM
PUPPET WORKSHOP7 11 YRS (+ 5 7 YRS W/ PARENTAL SUPERVISION): Learn how to make your very own puppet to take home. No materials or experience required.Leaders: Tessa Bide / Megan Vaughan-Thomas.
MON 3 WED 5 AUG 9.30AM 3.30PM
WILTSHIRE YOUNG MUSICIANS SUMMER STRINGSUNDER-18s: Build confidence, develop playing and performing, make new friends and have fun with inspiring workshops led by dynamic, experienced specialist tutors. Suitable for all young string players (violin, viola, cello, bass), with appropriate workshops for different abilities.Wed 5 Aug 2.30pm: family showcase.Leaders: Daniel Smith / Richard Parsons.
90 Young Person
MON 10 TUE 11 AUG 10.30AM 4PM
WILTSHIRE ROCK SCHOOL11 19 YRS: Plug in, volume up, let rip: an intensive two-day course for all serious young musicians, with inspirational tuition, masterclasses, workshops and jams under the tutelage of top musicians and educators.Tue 11 Aug 3pm: family showcase.Leader: Peter Gill (Beyond Eternity).
60 Young Person
TUE 11 AUG 10AM 11.30AM
MICHAEL LOADER STORYTELLING SHOW CRAZY CREATURES7 11 YRS: Listen to a glorious feast of stunning Animal Tales from the traditional to the spontaneous, of cunning coyotes, boasting bears and sneaky snakes; step up and create your own crazy creatures, stories and drama.
6 Child / 2 Adult
TUE 11 AUG 1PM 4PM
AT YOUR FINGERTIPS 11 14 YRS: Free up your inner pencil and scribble, sketch, play and write in this engaging collaborative creative writing and story making session.Bring a pencil, a sharpener, paper and your imagination. Parents as observers only (free).Leader: Michael Loader.
WED 12 AUG 10AM 11.30AM
I DO LIKE TO BE BESIDE THE SEASIDE 2 4 YRS: A magical seaside craft and song experience: making colourful little fishys, creating boats to float on the pond, singing splendid sea-songs and watching a shaggy dogfish story come to life with puppets and live music.Leader: Chrissie Weltike. Dress for mess. Supervision required.
6 Child / 2 Adult
WED 12 AUG 1PM 3PM
ON THE HIGH SEAS 5 7 YRS: Ahoy there me hearties! Climb aboard and join the fearless crew for a merry craft and song adventure, of pirate ship making, treasure mapping and tropical islands exploring. Arrrrr!Leader: Chrissie Weltike. Dress for mess.
9 Child / 2 Adult
THU 13 AUG 10AM 12NOON
AFRICAN DRUMMING5 7 YRS: A fun hands-on workshop of exciting rhythm games (and even a little song and dance) playing traditional drums and other hand percussion from across Africa.Leader: Kaya Rhythm & Arts. Dress for movement.
THU 13 AUG 1PM 3PM
FREESTYLE HAND-DRUMMING11 16 YRS: Using percussion, ancient instruments and found sounds experience the astonishing roots and rhythms of African music, with traditional rhythm games, songs and lots of interactive fun.Leader: Kaya Rhythm & Arts. Dress for movement.
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