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Voice Rocks

2nd February-25th May 2019

Time: 10-11.30am or 11.30am-1pm

Venue: Howden Park Centre

Address: Livingston, EH54 6AE

A free weekly pop/rock choir experience. West Lothian youngsters aged P5 to P7 will discuss songs and decide which ones to rehearse. No training, sight singing or reading of music or theory required. A...

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Bringing Up Baby

11th March-29th September 2019

Time: Monday to Saturday 10am – 5pm, Sunday 12pm – 5pm

Venue: Museum of Childhood

Address: 42 High Street, Edinburgh

A new exhibition which aims to highlight the difficult decisions and the different responses made by parents across the generations. Featuring objects from the museum’s collection including Paddi...

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Yottie Bear Treasure Hunt

8th-31st May 2019

Time: 9.30am-4.30pm

Venue: The Royal Yacht Britannia

Address: Ocean Drive, Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6JJ

Look out for the cuddly Britannia Yottie Bears hiding on board for visitors to find. The whole family can join in so keep a look out and, at the end of your tour, receive a badge and enter a prize...

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Small Wonders

14th May-2nd June 2019

Time: Tues and Thurs 9.45am, 11.30am, 1.45pm (1.30pm on 23rd, relaxed performance) and 4.30pm; Wed and Fri 9.45am, 11.30am, 1.45pm and 7pm; Sat 11.30am, 1pm, 3.30pm, 5pm and 7pm; Sun 11am, 1pm and 3.30pm

Venue: The Warehouse

Address: Leith

An immersive and awe-inspiring journey into the world of an old miniaturist. Part of the Edinburgh International Children's Festival. For ages 5-11.

Theatre & Cinema


23rd May 2019

Time: 11am and 1.30pm

Venue: The Studio, Potterrow, Edinburgh

Address: 22 Potterrow, Edinburgh EH8 9BL

When it starts out ship-shape, there’s only one way for it to go… this dance-theatre show gets all messed up! So why can’t tidiness be exciting for children or chaos joyful for adults?...

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