Autumn Half-term

Half-term is a wonderful opportunity to get out and about and visit some of the wonderful places and events in our part of the world.

Here are a few suggestions of things you might like to try!

If you would prefer to do something more specific – check out our subject pages for places & events linked to your interests!

Things to do on your half-term break:

Gateshead Rugby Club are hosting Halloween fireworks with prizes for the best adult and children’s Halloween costumes.

Click thelink for more information: Gateshead RFC Halloween Facebook page

Science gets spooky this half term as Science Buddies offer a Halloween Science session at The Nest in low Fell.

Click on the ilink to find out more: Science Buddies Halloween Science

The exhibition isn’t coming any further north than York and it is at St Mary’s between Oct. 19th and Dec. 31st . This might be your only chance. So, if you fancy doing something a little bit different, take a trip to York and really get to know Van Gogh!

Click on the link to find out more: Van Gogh Experience York

The Shipley Art Gallery ‘Family Art Festival’ is back for October half term! Join them for fun and creative activities inspired by painting, textiles, ceramic and glass artworks on display.

Make something different each session, all themed around autumn and linked to the Shipley’s exhibitions

Click the link for more information: Shipley Family Art Festival