New for 2018! Pre-book and secure your place on one or more of our exciting family-friendly workshops, priced from £3 - £6 per person. Please note that limited places are available on workshops on site for any that do sell out in advance.
The Making Rooms: Design and Make Your Own T-Shirts! – The wonders of digital making - helping you to make the future. 150 mins – Ages 6+ –£6 per person Friday 20 July – 4PM [SOLD OUT - there will be places available on the day] Sunday 22 July – 4PM [SOLD OUT - there will be places available on the day]
Science Made Simple: Keep Calm! I'm An Engineer! – It’s the end of the world argh! We need to think like engineers if the human race is going to survive. Come get stuck in, be creative, and have fun at this hands on workshop. This deaf-friendly event is supported by a BSL translator. 80 mins –£3 per person Saturday 21 July – 10:30AM (Ages 9-14) [SOLD OUT - there will be places available on the day] Saturday 21 July – 12:10PM (Ages 14+)
Practical Action: The Floating Garden Challenge – Join us at Practical Action for an exciting hands-on challenge for children to make a garden that floats and can stand the test of holding weight without sinking! 60 mins – Ages 6 - 12 –£3 per person Saturday 21 July – 2PM [SOLD OUT - there will be places available on the day] Saturday 21 July – 3:20PM
Ohbot: Robot Rap – Ohbot is a programmable robot head. Join us in programming Ohbots to rap, move and sense a beat by arranging blocks in an easy to use programming application. Then stand by, click start and our robots will perform together. Perhaps they will be talent spotted for a slot on the main stage at bluedot! 60 mins – Ages 10+ – £3 per person Saturday 21 July – 4:50PM [SOLD OUT - there will be places available on the day] Saturday 21 July – 6PM Sunday 22 July – 1:20PM Sunday 22 July – 2:30PM
Practical Action: Ditch The Dirt – Join us at Practical Action for a hands-on workshop to make your own water filter to clean ‘dirty’ water. 60 mins – Ages 10 - 19 – £3 per person Sunday 22 July – 10:30AM Sunday 22 July 11:50AM