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Passionate about our cities parks? Come on down and join the Friends of Whitworth Park this October half term for a relaxing day of gardening. Perfect.

Join the Holiday Lego Club at Beswick Library and let your imagination run wild. Will you build a haunted castle or a ghastly ghost? Enjoy building your favourite scary stuff at Lego Club. Suitable for families with children ages 5 –12years, sessions are free and Covid-safe. Booking is essential. Please pop in to the Library […]

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Adventurers should definitely hot-foot it to the Imperial War Museum North this October half term. Family-friendly ‘Story Seekers’ sessions take place every day throughout the half term holidays. You can get hands-on with real artefacts and also discover brave real-life stories. Story Seekers is a wonderful opportunity for families of all ages to learn about […]

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Northenden Community Library will host a pop up craft table throughout the October half term holidays. Enjoy free spooky holiday crafts for all of the family. Running during library opening hours: Monday to Thursday 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm and Friday 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.

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Brooklands Library will host a pop up craft table throughout the October half term holidays. Enjoy free spooky holiday crafts for all of the family. Running during library opening hours: Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday 10:00 am to 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm, and Wednesday 10:00 am to 1:00 pm and 2:00 […]

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Join the Friends of Chapel Street Park for a creative writing session inspired by nature. Appreciate the natural world around us. Come along, be creative and feel inspired about Manchester’s green spaces. To book your free place email friendsofchapelstreetpark@gmail.com.

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Join the Friends of Didsbury Park as they begin their big leaf clear up. You’ll get to meet other fellow nature enthusiasts and park lovers. Have fun and be proud of the area you live in.

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Get creative and celebrate Diwali with this fun craft session at Chorlton Library. Great for all the family. The session is free but places must be booked in advance. Pop into the library or call 0161 227 3700 to book your space.

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Bake your own tasty stained-glass window cookies.

Halloween Trail

If you love exploring Manchester’s parks – then the ‘Love Exploring’ app is for you. Download the free ‘Love Exploring’ app to your phone and use technology to get more out of your park visits this Halloween. Discover the new Halloween residents in Manchester’s parks. If you look carefully enough you might even find the […]