School holiday fun at the Library and Gallery Spring school holidays
Hawkesbury Library Service and Hawkesbury Regional Gallery are presenting a range of fun programs to keep the kids entertained during the spring school holidays. All activities are for school aged children (children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult). COVID-Safe requirements will be in place and there will be limits on attendee numbers. Bookings essential.
HAWKESBURY LIBRARY SERVICE WORKSHOPS
Library workshops will be held at Hawkesbury Central Library, Ground Floor, Deerubbin Centre, 300 George Street. Bookings are essential via Eventbrite www.hawkesburylibrary.eventbrite.com or call 4560 4460.
Tuesday, 29 September 10am-11:30am
Draw inspiration from your favourite fairy-tales to design a coaster made of pearler beads. Then, like magic, the beads harden when they are ironed.
$5 – all materials supplied. For 5 years+.
MAGICIAN’S JUGGLING BALLS
Thursday, 1 October 10am-11:30am
All magicians need to develop juggling skills. Learn how to make a set of juggling balls to practice this talent at home.
FREE – all materials supplied. For 8 years+.
SHIMMERY SLIMEY SLUSH
Tuesday, 6 October 10am-midday
Embrace your inner witch or wizard by concocting potions that will shimmer and sparkle. These magical science experiments use ingredients found in the kitchen cupboard.
$5 – all materials supplied. For 8 years+.
MAGIC PICTURE FRAMES
Thursday, 8 October 2pm-3:30pm
Learn how to make a picture frame where the image magically changes colour in front of your eyes.
FREE – all materials supplied. For 5 years+.
HAWKESBURY REGIONAL GALLERY
Gallery workshops will be held at Hawkesbury Regional Gallery, 1st floor, Deerubbin Centre, 300 George Street, Windsor. Bookings are essential via Eventbrite http://hawkesburygallery.eventbrite.com or call (02) 4560 4441. Gallery activities are $20 each with all materials supplied.
Wednesday, 30 September 10am-midday
Test your creativity and imagination while building a mini world hidden inside a pretend book, using a variety of model making materials and techniques. For 10 years+.
BALLOON ANIMAL ART
Friday, 2 October 10am-midday
Using paint marker pens learn how to draw and layer to create a quirky framed artwork of a balloon animal. This is a fantastic exercise in learning about light, shadows and reflections.
CREEPY PET ROCKS
Wednesday, 7 October 10am-midday
Have fun painting a cluster of ghoulish zombie rock monsters!!
Friday, 9 October 10am-midday
Our artist tutor will guide you in painting your own bright bowl of fruit. Learn a range of painting techniques while creating your still life masterpiece.
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