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October What’s On

 

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Scotland and the Arctic Festival Events at Moat Brae
Arctic Activities Sat 14th – Sun 20th Oct 2019  
Make your own Barnacle Geese!, Draw and Arctic Scene, Make a Protest Sign, Read and Write your own Inuit Folk Tales
Free with your entry ticket

The Arctic in Pain with Jesse Kleemann Fri 18th Oct 2019 at 8pm Tickets £6
An evening of performance by Greenland Inuit poet and artist Jessie Kleemann, whose work explores the modern-day Inuit identity. Performance followed by a sharing of poetry and conversation with poet and Year of Conversation 2019 Creative Director, Tom Pow.

Tales of North for Families Sat 19th Oct 2019 at 11am Tickets £2.50 (or FREE with your Entry Ticket to Moat Brae)
Journey through the North of your imagination with weaver of tales Jean Edminston.

The Far North in Story and Song Sat 19th Oct 2019 at 7.30pm Tickets £8
Absorb yourself in the stories and music of the Arctic as Canadians Dawne McFarlane and Northern Tutchone Aboriginal storyteller Louise Profeit-LeBlanc share

For full festival listings www.ayearofconversation.com


Thu 17th Oct 12pm – 4pm
Transforming Mental Health for Young People
Free but please book by clicking here


Activities and Stories for October Holidays 2019
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Fri 18th Oct 10am & 11am
Sensory Story Time inspired by Michael Rosen’s We’re Going on a Bear Hunt
Recommended for pre-schoolers and children with additional support needs
£5 per child

Sat 19th Oct
Watch out for Parroty Pat the Pirate
she will be prowling the high seas at Moat Brae and might even tell you a story!

Sat 19th Oct 2019 at 11am
Tales of North for Families Journey through the North of your imagination with weaver of tales Jean Edminston.
Tickets £2.50 or FREE with your entry ticket to Moat Brae

Sun 20th Oct 11am – 2pm
Neverland Arts and Crafts in The Home Under the Ground
Free with your entry ticket

Mon 21st Oct – Sun 27th Oct
Spooky Crafty Activities
Free with your entry ticket

Mon 21st  Oct 1-2pm (under 5’s) & 4-5pm (5-7years)
Story Yoga for Little Ones

Tickets £6 per child

Wed 23rd Oct 11am – 11.55am
ZOOLAB Be amazed, educated and inspired with these ethical and engaging hands-on animal encounters.
Free with your entry ticket

Fri 25th Oct 1-3pm, Sat 26th Oct 1-3pm and Sun 27th Oct 11am – 12pm
Spooky Face Painting with Funky Faces
Free with your entry ticket

Fri 25th Oct 6pm
ONR. In Conversation
Local musician ONR. hosts an evening of live music and discussion on music, writing, touring and more. With ONR. (Robert Shields) and Cammy Black (13 Crowes)
Free but please book your place through our website

Tue 29th Oct 1-2pm
Wee Writers Spooky Stories Join us for Halloween fun and games, and have a go at a spooky drawing or story (recommended for 0 to 6 years)
Tickets £5 per child

Pumpkin Trail Sat 26th & Sun 27th 10am – 4pm Explore the House and Garden at Moat Brae as we transform for Halloween. Discover the spooky goings on and hear tales of fear and dread by The Storyweaver.
Free with your entry ticket Make as a feature sticker: Get your secret £2 entry code for Sat 26th or Sun 27th Oct. Simply drop off your own carved pumpkin to Moat Brae by Friday 25th October (it will also be included in the trail).

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