For Young People

7. Museum of the Moon at OORtreders Festival Neerpelt Belgium c Luke Jerram 1

 

Events & Activities for Young People including Museum of the Moon. Find out about recent and forthcoming events. We also offer great opportunities for young people to get involved in our Young Harris, Sparks and Harris Transformers activities.

 

 

 

 

Young Harris

Aged 12-16? Want to get involved in a Saturday Art Club that is quirky, happy, friendly, unique and creative? Then why not come along and join us and make some new friends!

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Author Talk with Lauren James - UCLan Publishing: Children’s STEAM prize

Author Talk Children’s STEAM prize

Tuesday 19 February
Lauren's third novel The Loneliest Girl in the Universe has been shortlisted for UCLan Publishing's STEAM Book Prize which celebrates science, technology, engineering, arts and maths in fiction.

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Harris Late: Museum of the Moon - save the date!

A diagram of the phase of the moon

Wednesday 20 February
Experience the Museum of the Moon after-hours.

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Half Term Planetarium Shows

Thursday 21 February
Come and visit us for a fascinating, fun and interactive planetarium show which will take you on a journey through space.

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Museum of the Moon Autism Friendly/Quiet Hour

Museum of the Moo photo by Neil Jamesn

Thursday 21 February
FULLY BOOKED
During Quiet Hour, the gallery will be closed to the public so that people on the Autistic Spectrum (and children who need a quieter environment to enjoy the museum) and their families can explore the Moon exhibition in their own way, free from hustle and bustle.

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Blanket: Live under the Moon

Blackpool cinematic rock act blanket poster

Special Event
Saturday 23 February 2019
Blackpool cinematic rock act Blanket will be performing their debut full length album How To Let Go in full under the Museum of the Moon.

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Sparks

Still life with fans made by Sparks participants

Sparks is for all you young artists (and wannabee artists!) aged 16-24. It is a flexible programme exploring contemporary art and culture and is your chance to get involved with the Harris behind the scenes and influence the way the Harris does things.

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Harris Transformers

Photograph of young people at a Transformers meeting

After successfully securing funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund, the Harris Transformers group is running again with a new group of young people eager to help transform the Harris. 

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