Inspiration for February Half Term This February half term, it is still important to keep following the national lockdown guidelines. But that doesn't mean there isn't plenty of fun to be had! With Valentine's Day just around the corner, we're celebrating the month of love by sharing some fun ways that you can ❤ Notts from home in this special edition of our school holiday what's on guide.
Inspire - The Library Service We want to keep inspiring your reading at home, so we'll be regularly updating this page with some great content for book lovers. Watch this space . . . You can also follow us on Facebook and Twitter @NottsLibraries for more book-related content. Happy reading!
Tales of Light - Part One
Gather round for Tall Stories' Tales of Light, a brand new series of short stories for audiences aged 4+ and their families. In this first instalment, the No...
Family Fest at Nottingham Playhouse Shake off those lockdown blues this February half term and join us online for a fun-filled week of family activities. This February’s Family Fest has the theme of Inspirational People. Take your pick from a range of fun activities, including drama games, dance, creative writing and even a Radio Play In Half a Day! All sessions except the Radio Play are £5, and we have also included some free sessions too. There really is something for all kids aged 5 – 16, and plenty for parents to join in with as well. Alongside the live sessions, we have an online library full of great stuff for you and your little ones to do – including crafting, singing, storytelling, colouring, animations and more. Plus, charming children’s show The Very Hungry Catperillar is available to rent On Demand throughout February.
A Collection of museums and galleries to virtually visit If you’re looking for culture and education while you’re at home you’ve come to the right place. Some of the UK’s top museums and art galleries have pulled out all the stops to make sure that we can still explore what they’ve got to offer without leaving our sofas. From virtual tours of the exhibits to activities which you can do at home, there is something for everyone. There is plenty to learn from the worlds of art, history and science, and these online museums make for the perfect resource for home-schooling. Here are 24 museums and art galleries that you can visit from home…
Free Plays and Musicals to Watch at HomeDuring these unprecedented times, the theater community has come together to provide viewers from around the world the opportunity to stream select theater productions for free. Check out this updating list of musicals, plays, and operas that are now streaming! The following list includes links to free publicly available online materials as part of the entertainment industry's effort to provide theater offerings to audiences at home whilst venues are closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Edinburgh ZooTake a tour of the zoo whenever you like by spying on the animals via the webcams!
Chester ZooThe website has lots of activities for you to try once you've taken a tour of the zoo
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
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