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Would you like to join in making costumes for a brand-new play all about Cheetham Hill Road? This summer the Royal Exchange Theatre will set up a mobile theatre, called ‘The Den’, at the Ukrainian Cultural Centre. From 29 July – 6 August, the pop-up performance space will host a number of events like family […]

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How would you like to see your Christmas light design displayed in Manchester City Centre? As part of Our Year, in partnership with Blachere Illuminations, Manchester City Council are running a competition for children and young people to design a Christmas light. The lucky winners will have their drawings made into a brilliant design. Each light […]

Calling all young environmentalists. Connell Co-op College has launched The Green Idea Competition, open to primary and secondary school students from across Manchester. To enter, young people must put forward a ‘green idea’ and encourage their school to act upon it. They must also produce a poster (A3 – A1 in size), and a report […]

Calling all budding artists aged 12 years and over… Z-arts are hosting some amazing art workshops. Find out about different artists and art forms. You’ll also be able to develop your own skills too. Be inspired, learn new things and, best of all, create your own amazing work.

As part of Our Year, Manchester-based business Cushman and Wakefield are launching an art competition for primary schools across the city. If you’re a primary school-aged child with a creative mind – we’d love to see your vision of a future Manchester – what do you think the city will look like 100 years from […]

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Join a professional puppet maker to learn how to make your own puppets and create a character through puppetry. Head to Withington Library and learn something new during the Easter school holidays. Puppetry has always been a popular way to tell stories and entertain people. Join a professional puppet maker to learn how to make […]

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Come to Withington Library for this exciting free session run by Issy from HOME Manchester. You’ll have the chance to create your own piece of artwork for the ‘Withington Open’. Pop along and craft, draw or paint anything you want to. See for yourself that anyone can be an artist!

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Create a fashion mood board, design your own t-shirt using spray paint & embellishments, develop business skills and be in a fashion show Are you aged between 11-16? Come to Newton Heath Library for this exciting free session run by Street Style In this session award winning fashion designer Sissy Rooney will show the participants […]

Don’t be bored during the Easter school holidays. Head down to this Easter Holiday Camp at the Aquarius Centre, Hulme. There will be lots of different activities. Expect arts & crafts, sport, daily competitions and much more. This camp is open to all but is particularly aimed at those young people that receive free school […]

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Don’t be bored during the Easter school holidays. Head down to the Easter Holiday Camp at East Manchester Academy. There will be lots of different activities. Expect arts & crafts, sport, daily competitions and much more. This camp is open to all but is particularly aimed at those young people that receive free school meals.