Experience your local library like never before in this celebration of arts, science and culture, with activities for all ages.
Immerse yourself in magical stories, try your hand at a range of arts and making activities or feed your thirst for knowledge with readings and talks.
Create eight or more pieces of art from the same stimulus in Johnny Woodhams’ Multimedia Speed Art workshop or turn old books into new creations in Johnny’s re-imagine Books session from 11am-3pm
Sharing their passion for chemistry and electricity, Love Science will show you how to make fizzy rainbows and LED torches amongst other science fun from 11am-3pm
Drop in anytime to have a go at Glass Painting or Creative Calligraphy with Zareena Bano
From 1pm-3pm, make your own alien puppet with Lou Summary and whilst you are at it, why not book for Creative Scene’s family show A Real Alien Adventure coming to Batley Bulldogs and Healey Community Centre this half-term
Reimagine Books 11am-3pm Drop-in
Multimedia Speed Art 11am-3pm Drop-in
Love Science 11am-3pm Drop-in
Make your own Alien Puppet 1pm – 3pm Drop-in
Fun Palaces is a national campaign placing culture at the heart of local communities with an annual weekend of action on 7 to 8 October
“We believe in the genius in everyone, in everyone an artist and everyone a scientist, and that creativity in community can change the world for the better. We believe we can do this together, locally, with radical fun – and that anyone, anywhere, can make a fun palace” The Fun Palaces Manifesto