Things to do with kids in Derbyshire

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Welcome to our bumper Summer edition of Primary Times packed full of ideas for what to do over summer.

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Indoor Activities

Brick History: A World of Lego® Awaits

24th May-8th September 2019

Venue: Museum and Art Gallery

Brick History takes famous moments from history and imagines them in LEGO® bricks how many do you recognise? From DNA and the Big Bang to Mozart, Martin Luther King and mobile phones, LEGO® artist Warren...

Outdoor Events

Moon Landing Maize Maze and Space Rangers

13th July-2nd September 2019

Venue: National Forest Adventure Farm

Address: DE13 9SJ

The out of this world themed Maize Maze celebrates 50 years since the first moon landing on 20 July 1969. As you navigate the 10 acre maze, you’ll need to find and solve space-themed puzzles to help...

Outdoor Events

Garden of Imagination

15th July-23rd August 2019

Time: 10.30am-4pm

Venue: Calke Abbey

Address: DE73 7JF

Enjoy carefree summer days and let your imagination run wild in the natural outdoor play area, open every day of the summer holiday. The wide open meadow is a safe space for children to explore, with lots...

Film: The Queen's Corgi 

19th-25th July 2019

Time: Various Times

Venue: Pomegranate Theatre

Address: S41 7TX

The Queen's Corgi follows the adventure of Rex, the British monarch's most beloved dog, who loses track of his mistress and stumbles across a clan with dogs of all kinds confronting and fighting each other....

Outdoor Events

A Bug's World

20th July-1st September 2019

Time: 9.30am-5pm

Venue: Bluebell Dairy

Address: DE21 7AR

Visit Bluebell's Dairy and join in with their bug's world - where you can shrink down to the size of an Ant and journey through the ‘grass’ on your quest to find the toughest bugs in town. Hop aboard...

Birthday party planning made easy

Birthday party planning made easy

Primary Time’s extensive guide on how to host your child’s perfect birthday party, without breaking the bank.

Archaeology: why we dig it

Archaeology: why we dig it

Primary Times explores how the puzzle of the past enriches primary education.

Tuition and Courses

Tuition and Courses

Local programmes to help children of all ages.

Goodbye and thank you Judith!

Goodbye and thank you Judith!

Primary Times celebrates the life and works of Judith Kerr OBE, author and illustrator of The Tiger Who Came to Tea.

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