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  • NE Harrier league - The start

    TUE 22 APR

    Run Along With The Royal Blues

    Silksworth Sports Complex, Sunderland

    Run by: Sunderland Harriers and Athletic Club

    If you're thinking about getting into running, or you're an established runner who is considering joining a club, why not come along to…

  • Group photo after dancing at Peasmarsh, Kent

    MON 21 APR

    FREE

    Morris Dancing - Give it a Go Evening

    Christchurch Hall,, Sutton

    Run by: East Surrey Morris Men

    If you enjoy, music, dancing and socialising then Morris Dancing could be for you. We are always looking to recruit new men to the side…

  • Girl with miners cage experiment

    MON 21 APR

    Become a Mining Scientist

    Geevor Tin Mine Museum, Penzance

    Run by: Geevor Tin Mine Museum

    Become a scientist for the day at Geevor Tin Mine and have a go at all our mining science experiments placed throughout the site.

  • Children at  the holiday scheme

    MON 21 APR

    Easter Holiday Play Scheme

    Edgbaston Watersports, Birmingham

    Run by: Bear Creek Adventure Ltd

    Stuck for something for the children to do during the school holidays? We provide activities throughout the week for your children. We …

  • Kids

    MON 21 APR

    FREE

    DASH Easter Half Term Activities

    Meadowside Leisure Centre, Burton Upon Trent

    Run by: East Staffordshire Borough Council

    Come and join in the Easter Half Term fun at one of our exciting sport, leisure or culture activities from East Staffordshire Borough C…

  • Blackthorn blossom

    MON 21 APR

    Put a Spring in your Step: Wildlife Activities for FamiliesPut a Spring in your Step: Wildlife…

    Pulborough Brooks, Pulborough

    Run by: RSPB

    Throughout the Easter holidays we'll have plenty to keep your brood busy with springtime quiz trails, wildlife bingo and activity packs…

  • Discover the story of chocolate

    MON 21 APR

    Chocolate Unwrapped

    The Eden Project, St Austell

    Run by: Eden Project

    Unwrap a world of chocolate at the Eden Project and explore the rich story of this ‘food of the gods'. Our interactive trading game t…

  • Children in Dove Cottage garden

    MON 21 APR

    Springtime Treasure Trail

    Dove Cottage, Ambleside

    Run by: The Wordsworth Trust

    Use your detective skills as you explore Dove Cottage, the garden and the Wordsworth Museum to solve our springtime treasure trail and …

  • Popcorn and story time around the fire!

    MON 21 APR

    Forest Schools Kindergarten

    142nd Sheffield Fulwood Scout Hut, Sheffield

    Run by: Social Forestry

    Outdoor Forest Schools adventure and play for children and their parents/carers.

  • College Lake

    MON 21 APR

    Guided Walk at College Lake Nature ReserveGuided Walk at College Lake Nature…

    College Lake, Tring

    Run by: Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust

    Join staff and volunteers for a gentle guided walk around College Lake, taking in the seasonal wildlife and learning about the manageme…

  • Ducklings

    MON 21 APR

    FREE

    Capture the Bunny

    RSPB Titchwell Marsh, Titchwell

    Run by: RSPB Titchwell Marsh

    The naughty Easter bunny has stolen all the Easter eggs, visit RSPB Titchwell Marsh and help find them. Fun self-guided walk. £1.00 pe…

  • Paint duck

    MON 21 APR

    Easter Holiday Fun

    WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre, Burscough

    Run by: Martin Mere Wetland Centre

    Join us for duck themed activities.

  • Photo of bunsen burner flame types

    MON 21 APR

    Easter Science Trail

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham

    Run by: The Observatory Science Centre

    Our alternative to an Easter Egg Hunt!

  • The Rainhill Trials Railway Race game

    MON 21 APR

    FREE

    Power: From Muscle to Machine

    The Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester

    Run by: Museum of Science and Industry

    Discover how we have created, harnessed and used power over time. See how machinery has pumped, whizzed and propelled Manchester into l…

  • Intrepid Explorers watch out for nature.

    MON 21 APR

    Nature's Stage

    Eureka! The National Children's Museum, Halifax

    Run by: Eureka! The National Children's Museum

    Watch nature's stage spring to life across our galleries. We're going on a bear hunt, seeing what happens when the Spring Fairy brings …

  • Exploring the virtual maze

    MON 21 APR

    Easter Bytes

    The National Museum of Computing, Milton Keynes

    Run by: The National Museum of Computing

    Digital fun, games and competitions for the whole family. Get hands-on with computers to search the virtual maze, build and use compute…

  • photogrpah of circuit board

    MON 21 APR

    FREE

    Build Cool Kits with Mitch Altman

    MadLab, Northern Quarter

    Run by: MadLab

    Mitch Altman is back at MadLab to run one of his famous workshops!

  • Bluebells in Holland Park

    TUE 22 APR

    Children's Spring Holiday Activities in Holland ParkChildren's Spring Holiday Activities in…

    Holland Park Ecology Centre, London

    Run by: Holland Park Ecology Centre

    The Ecology Centre runs a full programme of fun outdoor and creative activities for children in the Easter holidays.

  • Winter in the Trenches

    MON 21 APR

    FREE

    Hull at War: The First Great War for CivilisationHull at War: The First Great War for…

    Hull People's Memorial Exhibition & Learning Centre, Kingston upon Hull

    Run by: Hull Remembers

    We are focusing on a wide variety of themes throughout the 2014-2018 anniversary years, the emphasis being very much on Hull and the Ea…

  • French and British troops detonating Mills...

    MON 21 APR

    WW1 Discovery Day

    Staffordshire Regiment Museum, Lichfield

    Run by: Staffordshire Regiment Museum

    Discover what life was like for serving soldiers during the Great War

  • Belsay Hall

    MON 21 APR

    Easter Adventure Quest

    Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens, Nr Morpeth

    Run by: English Heritage - North of England

    Adventurers wanted! Meet characters from the past with stories of times gone by - maybe a king, a butler, a Roman centurion or even a m…

  • Brodsworth Hall

    MON 21 APR

    Easter Adventure Quest

    Brodsworth Hall and Gardens, Doncaster

    Run by: English Heritage - North of England

    Adventurers wanted! Meet characters from the past with stories of times gone by - maybe a king, a butler, a Roman centurion or even a m…

  • Housesteads Roman Fort

    MON 21 APR

    Easter Adventure Quest

    Housesteads Roman Fort, Hexham

    Run by: English Heritage - North of England

    Adventurers wanted! Meet characters from the past with stories of times gone by - maybe a king, a butler, a Roman centurion or even a m…

  • Carlisle Castle

    MON 21 APR

    Easter Adventure Quest

    Carlisle Castle, Carlisle

    Run by: English Heritage - North of England

    Adventurers wanted! Meet characters from the past with stories of times gone by - maybe a king, a butler, a Roman centurion or even a m…

  • Participants enjoying a Go Canoeing Guided Tour

    MON 21 APR

    Go Canoeing - Jubilee River Easter Egg Hunt DorneyGo Canoeing - Jubilee River Easter Egg…

    Engage Watersports, Near Maidenhead

    Run by: Go Canoeing

    The tour is based on the Jubilee River starting at Amerden Lane and paddling to Lake End Road, Dorney before turning round and heading …

  • Jumping over a tackle

    MON 21 APR

    FREE

    Football Kick About - Just Play Kent

    Kicks Soccer Centre, Strood

    Run by: Kent FA

    Turn up and Just Play! Non-competitive recreational football matches on a floodlit 3G turf pitch.

  • Boat on the water

    MON 21 APR

    FREE

    Sailing Taster Day

    Chelmarsh Sailing Club, Bridgnorth

    Run by: Chelmarsh Sailing Club

    Come and try sailing for free! Visitors will be taken out by experienced club members in the clubs own class sailing dinghies. The club…

  • Participants enjoying a Go Canoeing Guided Tour

    MON 21 APR

    Family Canoeing in the New Forest Tour

    New Forest Activities (Liquid Logistics), Hampshire

    Run by: Go Canoeing

    The perfect family adventure in the New Forest. A fantastic trip for families with young children. Join an open canoeing tour with Liq…

  • Netball net

    MON 21 APR

    Netball

    University of Sunderland CitySpace Building, Sunderland

    Run by: Sunderland City Predators

    Come along and have a go at netball. New members of all levels are welcome.

  • Children doing karate

    MON 21 APR

    Junior Karate

    St Cedds Church, Clayhall

    Run by: Seiken Karate

    Seiken Karate offers fun, enjoyable sports karate sessions suitable for five years old and over. Male and female, beginners welcome - a…

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