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10/08 - 31/08

Mermaids and Pirates

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This summer throughout August, we are bringing Pirates and Mermaids to West Quay! From storytelling, dance workshops to make and take workshops, they'll be lots of to keep kids entertained this summer. 

Please see below details of activity and dates planned in...

Friday 10th August
Mermaid and Pirate Storytelling: Join Minny the Mermaid and listen to exciting pirate adventures and magical mermaid tales. Minny will get you involved in the story by asking you to do sound effects, act out parts of the tales and much more.

Pirate and Mermaid Looking Glasses: Create your own beautiful Mermaid and Pirate looking glasses. Then take your designs home and hang them in the window to let the light shine through the stunning water colours.

Friday 17th August
Mermaid Hair and Pirate Faces: Get the ultimate pirate and mermaid makeover with colourful hair chalks, pretty nail varnishes, cool tattoos and face stencils! Don’t forget to dress up as your favourite pirate or mermaid and check yourself out in the magical shell mirror.

Mermaid and Pirate School: Join Minnie the Mermaid and learn some of her best mermaid moves she will show you how mermaids swim and shimmer, sing, brush their hair and more. Then Pete the Pirate will take over to teach you funky pirate move, songs and how to talk like a real buccaneer aboard a galleon.

Friday 24th August
Sand Art: Join our magical sand art station and watch your creations come to life. Using rainbow sand you will be able to create beautiful artwork to take home with you.

Water Games: Have a go at our Under the Sea games! Can you Hook a Fish. Guess the Mermaid’s Name, Walk the Plank, Hoop a Seahorse or win the Mermaid Freeze Swim?

Friday 31st August
Dance Workshops: Week three is all about song and dance at Westquay – our chief choreographer will teach you simple mermaid and pirate inspired moves to some of their favourite songs. Then you can all perform your dance to parents and centre visitors.

Mermaid and Pirate Puppet Spoons: Make your own beautiful mermaid and scary pirate puppet out of wooden spoons. You can decorate your characters with googly eyes, wool and much more.

 Running 11am-4pm

Further Info

It's FREE! 
No need to pre- book!


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