For Young People

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Events & Activities for Young People
We also offer great opportunities for young people to get involved in our Young Harris, Sparks and Harris Transformers activities. Find out more here.

 

 

 

 

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Writing: Making Your Mark: Pop-up Exhibition Opening Event

 Schoolchilds homework in Greek on a wax tablet © British Library

Friday 26 April
3pm - 5pm
You are invited to attend the opening of this exhibition and the newly refurbished Heritage Reading Room (previously Community History). Refreshments will be provided. Come along and be part of a nationwide conversation on the origins, means and future of writing.

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4 Stories & Pendulum performance

4 Stories & Pendulum performance

Sunday 28th April 

By INTO A BETTER SHAPE

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Curator Tour with Garth Gratrix: G R A F T

 Photograph of Garth Gatrix artist and curator GRAFT a show of UK young artists

Saturday 18 May
Sieze this brilliant opportunity to meet one of the Curators behind our latest contemporary art exhibition G R A F T.

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Look & Learn: Calligraphy Talks, Demonstrations and Workshops

Writing - Making Your Mark

Wednesday 26 June (National Writing day)
Join Calligraphy Lancashire for a series of talks and demonstrations looking into the beautiful world of calligraphy.

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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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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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