Culture Declares Emergency Family Day

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  • 15-Feb-2020
  • Gulbenkian
  • 0 - 16 years
  • Age Friendly
  • £2.00
Culture Declares Emergency Family Day
Fantasic For Families

What would our world, our city and our lives look like if we all took action? Join us for a fun family day focusing on themes of sustainability and saving our planet. A global environmental movement has emerged. Many people across the world are now concerned about the climate and ecological emergency.

This Family Day will bring together people of all ages along with artists, activists and academics, to explore the crisis through a series of creative activities, film screenings, talks and workshops, as well as to envision what our world, our city and our lives could look like if we all took action.

Please visit Gulbenkian's website for full schedule listing of events including nature walks, live music performances and workshops.

  • Dance, Art, Music, Theatre

it is a fun family day filled with activities on the theme of climate change and the environment

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Venue details

  • Gulbenkian
  • University of Kent
  • Canterbury
  • Kent
  • CT2 7NB

  • Kent

    Family Film: A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon

    23-Feb-2020 13:30 PM - 15:30 PM

    When an alien with amazing powers crash-lands near Mossy Bottom Farm, Shaun the Sheep goes on a mission to shepherd the intergalactic visitor home before a sinister organization can capture her.

    0 - 16 years
  • Kent

    Tom Brace: Brace of Spades

    29-Feb-2020 14:00 PM - 15:00 PM

    Tom Brace returns with a brand-new magic show for the whole family! Following on from his sold out Edinburgh Fringe run, Tom is on the road again.

    8 - 16 years
  • Kent

    Family Film: Toy Story 4

    01-Mar-2020 13:30 PM - 15:30 PM

    When Bonnie adds a reluctant new toy called "Forky" to her room, a road trip adventure alongside old and new friends will show Woody how big the world can be for a toy.

    0 - 16 years
  • Kent

    Meet Me a Tree

    03-Mar-2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    An interactive first opera for 0-2 year olds and their carers.

    0 - 2 years
  • Kent

    This Girl Can Family Day 2020


    You’re never too young to fight for gender equality!

    0 - 16 years
  • Kent


    07-Mar-2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    An immersive family show built with mud and powered by thoughts. It will leave you with dirty hands and a wondering mind.

    5 - 10 years
  • Kent

    Family Film: Frozen II Sing-Along

    07-Mar-2020 11:30 AM - 13:45 PM

    A special sing-along screening where you can sing along with your favourite characters as they sing including 'Into The Unknown', 'Lost in the Woods' and 'When I am Older.'

    0 - 16 years
  • Kent

    Family Film: Dolittle

    08-Mar-2020 13:30 PM - 15:30 PM

    Robert Downey Jr. electrifies one of literature's most enduring characters in a vivid reimagining of the classic tale of the man who could talk to animals.

    0 - 16 years
  • Kent

    Family Film: The Call of the Wild

    22-Mar-2020 13:30 PM - 15:30 PM

    A big-hearted dog’s life is turned upside down when he is suddenly uprooted from his California home and transplanted to the exotic wilds of the Alaskan Yukon.

    0 - 16 years
  • Kent

    The Bear

    01-Apr-2020 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

    One night when she's fast asleep, Tilly is visited by an enormous bear. It has a big black tongue and a yawn as big as your head. But Tilly's not scared.

    3 - 10 years
  • Kent

    Oh No, George!

    18-Apr-2020 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

    Oh No, George! is the delightfully playful tale of a dog who wants to be good but just can’t resist temptation.

    3 - 10 years
  • Kent

    The Twisted Tale of Hansel & Gretel

    02-May-2020 15:00 PM - 16:00 PM

    Award winning METRO-BOULOT-DODO are joining forces with Open Theatre Company to bring their creative flair and quirky sense of humour to the infamous fairy tale Hansel and Gretel.

    5 - 12 years
  • Kent


    11-May-2020 16:30 PM - 17:30 PM

    Large in size and keen in nature, Zog is so eager to win a golden star at Madam Dragon’s school, where dragons learn all the things that dragons need to know.  Zog tries so very hard, perha...

    3 - 10 years
  • Kent

    The Great Race!

    16-May-2020 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

    The ever inventive British-Japanese theatre company; A Thousand Cranes presents the thrilling the story of how the Eastern Zodiac calendar was created with a race set to cause all sorts of problems fo...

    4 - 10 years
  • Kent

    Sweet Dreams

    26-May-2020 14:00 PM - 15:00 PM

    Leave the ordinary behind and step into a place of wonder; snuggle down in a place of still, silent sleepy slumber, a place just for you…..

    3 - 10 years
  • FREE

    Breakin’ Convention: Hip Hop vs Jazz

    05-Jun-2020 17:00 PM - 20:00 PM

    We are delighted to once again be hosting national hip hop festival Breakin’ Convention in partnership with The Marlowe Theatre.

    0 - 16 years
  • Kent

    Dash Café: A Faraway Feast

    20-Jun-2020 12:00 PM - 16:00 PM

    Celebrate Refugee Week with Dash Arts’ family day.

    0 - 16 years

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