These participatory, multi-sensory visual art workshops for children aged 2-6 years will explore the old Galway markets focusing on themes reflected in the current exhibitions within the Museum. Participants will feel the textures of the market clothing, have a go at weaving a basket and enjoy lots of creative fun creating a market experience together. “It’s always a pleasure and a privilege for me to explore topics with early years children in a creative setting. I love to provide materials, ideas and a safe space for the children to explore their own creativity and extend their ideas in meaningful ways for them. I use multi-sensory elements to engage the children. History comes alive with the textures, smells and visual observations. Children love the details.” Phillida Eves, Creative Sensory educator.
Small size Day is an annual celebration of performing arts for early years that is celebrated in January each year. Now in its fifth year, Small size Day is celebrated in associated venues across the world with events dedicated to children of the 0-6 age group.
Date: Friday, January 25th
Time: 10.30 a.m. – 11.15 a.m. (2-4 yrs)
2.00 p.m.– 2.45 p.m. (2-6 yrs)
3.30 p.m. – 4.15 p.m. (2-6 yrs)
Venue: Galway City Museum, Spanish Parade, Galway. H91 CX5P
This event is free of charge but places are strictly limited so advance booking is essential. Children MUST be accompanied by an adult. To book, call the museum on (091) 532460.
For further details about this event, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 091-562667.