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Nativity Crafts in the Chapter House

Event Date: 
21/12/2015 - 9:15am
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

Drop in to the Cathedral to make a range Nativity themed crafts. Create an angel or a hanging nativity scene to go on your Christmas tree, or have a go at making your own Nativity set! Make a manger for baby Jesus to sleep in, or design a wreath to remember the Christmas story. Suitable for children of all ages. £1-£1.50 per craft. Drop in activity, no need to book.

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Follow the Star

Event Date: 
21/12/2015 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

A big golden star has appeared in the sky and it’s going to lead us to a very special place! Join us for an exciting treasure hunt around the Cathedral, led by a shepherd who has seen a great star in the sky!

Discover the true meaning of Christmas as we journey around the Cathedral.

Follow the clues to discover the way to the stable and our life-sized Nativity.

After a Christmas story you can make a Nativity craft to take home with you.

Suitable for children of all ages.

£1. Drop in activity, no need to book.

Christmas Activities for Children

Event Date: 
19/12/2015 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral (Chapter House)

Saturday 19th December, 11.00-13.00 Nativity Crafts in the Chapter House

Drop in to the Cathedral to make a range Nativity themed crafts. Create an angel or a hanging nativity scene to go on your Christmas tree, or have a go at making your own Nativity set! Make a manger for baby Jesus to sleep in, or design a wreath to remember the Christmas story. Suitable for children of all ages. £1-£1.50 per craft.

Christmas Activities for Children

Event Date: 
19/12/2015 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

Saturday 19th December, 10.00-11.00 Follow the Star

A big golden star has appeared in the sky and it’s going to lead us to a very special place! Join us for an exciting treasure hunt around the Cathedral, led by a shepherd who has seen a great star in the sky! Discover the true meaning of Christmas as we journey around the Cathedral. Follow the clues to discover the way to the stable and our life-sized Nativity. After a Christmas story you can make a Nativity craft to take home with you. Suitable for children of all ages. £1

Saturday 19th December, 11.00-13.00 Nativity...

Edgy Edwardians

Event Date: 
28/11/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

Saturday 28th November 2015, 10.00-12.00

Come along to explore the fascinating and gruesome parts of history.Travel back in time to a different period of history every week with themed crafts, costumes, and horrible history facts!

This week our theme is EDGY EDWARDIANS. What happened after Queen Victoria died? Explore what life for children was like in the early 20th century. Board the HMS Titanic, make Edwardian toys and create a poppy wreath to remember the First World War.

Suitable for ages 6-12 (children can be left and collected at the end of the session)....

Be a Chorister for a day

Event Date: 
28/11/2015 - 9:00am
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

Saturday 28th November 2015

Following previous successful Chorister Open Days, Exeter Cathedral is hosting a similar opportunity for children on Saturday 28th November 2015. This is open to boys and girls between the ages of 7 and 9 who enjoy singing. It is a great chance for young people to be encouraged and coached by professional musicians in an inspirational setting.

The children will have a great time with the current choristers, rehearsing and then singing with them in the Cathedral. In addition they will have a special opportunity to take part in the annual...

Genteel Georgians

Event Date: 
21/11/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

Saturday 21st November 2015, 10.00-12.00

Come along to explore the fascinating and gruesome parts of history.Travel back in time to a different period of history every week with themed crafts, costumes, and horrible history facts!

This week our theme is GENTEEL GEORGIANS. Come and discover an exciting time in Britain's history where men wore makeup and ladies wore gigantic wigs! Make a Georgian fan to pass on secret messages, decorate a Georgian tile, and watch out for pirates in the meantime!

Suitable for ages 6-12 (children can be left and collected at the...

Spooktacular fun at Devon's Crealy

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Thu, 10/22/2015 - 10:19pm

Devon’s Crealy Great Adventure Park will kick start its Halloween celebrations this half term, with a brand new spooktacular entertainment programme. New to Devon’s Crealy, Patch the Pumpkin will join Buddy Bear and friends for live daily performances on the Piazza Stage. Devon’s Crealy is also pleased to offer each child visiting the park during October Half Term one of its very own home-grown pumpkins absolutely free.

Guests of all ages can enjoy daily meet and greets with Patch the Pumpkin or join the Crealy animal keepers at the Halloween Bug Show and take part in a creepy...

Half Term Family Theatre

Event Date: 
27/10/2015 - 10:30am to 1:00pm
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

Tuesday 27th October 2015 in the Chapter House

From 200 years away Jakob and Wilhelm, the Brothers Grimm, make a wish on a magic fish to know whether the tales they collected will still be known by children in the future. They magically find themselves in Exeter in 2015 rhyming children through Grimm’s Fairy Tales such as The Fisherman and His Wife. Children will have the opportunity to decorate their own magic paper wishing fish.

Performances at 10.30 and 13.00. £5 admission.

Please note: the morning performance is a more family orientated storytelling session,...

Epic Egyptians

Event Date: 
31/10/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

Saturday 31st October, 10.00-12.00

Come along to explore the fascinating and gruesome parts of history.Travel back in time to a different period of history every week with themed crafts, costumes, and horrible history facts!

This week our theme is EPIC EGYPTIANS. What made the Egyptians so epic? Come and find out! Find out about the gruesome process of mummification and make your own mummy. Plus have a go at making a cartouche and writing in hieroglyphs

Suitable for ages 6-12 (children can be left and collected at the end of the session).

Booking information...

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