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  • How Walthamstow Garden Party is helping families get creative during lockdown

    How Walthamstow Garden Party is helping families get creative during lockdown

    Walthamstow Garden Party has made this year's shortlist for our Best Family Event Award for their most recent event. Here they tell why this annual party has always been about creating something for e...

    8/3/2020 1:10:43 PM
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  • Our top 10 theatre themed activities and events to do with kids this week

    Our top 10 theatre themed activities and events to do with kids this week

    As you know we publish a blog every Monday featuring upcoming activities and events for the whole family to take part in. So far we have shared our 'Top 10' music, art and literary themed activities a...

    8/4/2020 6:20:27 PM
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  • See family theatre for free at your local library

    See family theatre for free at your local library

    AsOne Theatre Company has made this year's shortlist for our Best Family Event Award for their Library Live! tour, where they brought family theatre into local libraries for free. Here they tell ...

    7/28/2020 3:36:09 PM
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  • Norwich Theatre tell us "sometimes grandparents make the best playmates!"

    Norwich Theatre tell us "sometimes grandparents make the best playmates!"

    Norwich Theatre is one of five creative organisations to be shortlisted for this year's Best Age-Friendly Cultural Organisation Award in our annual Fantastic for Families Awards, demonstrating an exce...

    8/4/2020 6:21:15 PM
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  • UK's Best Family Venue? Find out more about the National Maritime Museum

    UK's Best Family Venue? Find out more about the National Maritime Museum

    The National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, is one of five family-friendly places that have been shortlisted for this year's Best Family Venue Award in our annual Fantastic for Families Awards. Families ...

    8/10/2020 2:03:08 PM
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  • Our Top 10 free storytelling activities and events this week

    Our Top 10 free storytelling activities and events this week

    As it's the start of the summer holidays, we've put together a list of literary themed activities and events for the whole family to get involved in! We've hand-picked our Top 10 below...

    7/27/2020 2:18:36 PM
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  • 10 FREE music activities for kids and teens during lockdown

    10 FREE music activities for kids and teens during lockdown

    The theme of this week's Top 10 is music! We've hand-picked a selection of music activities for the whole family to get involved in.

    7/24/2020 11:04:19 AM
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  • Something to celebrate as Fantastic for Families awards recognise best arts and culture for families

    Something to celebrate as Fantastic for Families awards recognise best arts and culture for families

    At a time when Covid-19 has imposed significant limitations on the arts and cultural sector, the Fantastic for Families Awards celebrate the wealth of excellent creative events and spaces for families...

    9/16/2020 3:44:10 PM
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  • 10 Lockdown Art Activities for Kids To Do At Home

    10 Lockdown Art Activities for Kids To Do At Home

    The theme of this week's Top 10 is art! We've hand-picked a selection of art activities for the whole family to get involved in. We'd love to see your creations, so make sure you tag us on social medi...

    7/24/2020 10:50:28 AM
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  • Our Top 10 Creative Activities to do At Home This Week

    Our Top 10 Creative Activities to do At Home This Week

    Are you looking for some inspiration for creative activities to do at home with the kids? Look no further! We have hand-picked our Top 10 online events and activities suitable for the whole family - w...

    7/24/2020 10:50:33 AM
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  • Our Top 10 Activities for Families to do At Home This Week

    Our Top 10 Activities for Families to do At Home This Week

    Looking for inspiration for activities for the whole family? Look no further! We have hand-picked our Top 10 online events and activities suitable for kids, their siblings and grown ups to do this wee...

    7/24/2020 10:50:35 AM
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  • 10 Creative Activities for Kids and Families At Home This Week

    10 Creative Activities for Kids and Families At Home This Week

    Don't miss our round up of creative activities for kids and families at home this week. We've hand-picked a list of online events, activities and creative opportunities for the whole family! 

    7/24/2020 10:52:01 AM
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  • 10 Creative Activities for Kids and Families This Week

    10 Creative Activities for Kids and Families This Week

    Welcome to Fantastic for Families! We understand you may be feeling overwhelmed by virtual events and activities on offer at the moment. That's why we've put together a hand-picked list of online even...

    7/24/2020 10:50:44 AM
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  • Create to Connect: A Moment In Time

    Create to Connect: A Moment In Time

    At the beginning of May 2020, 64 Million Artists launched Create to Connect, a month-long programme of daily creative challenges. Create to Connect was a response to the impact of Covid-19 &ndash...

    7/24/2020 10:50:49 AM
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  • Make reading fun: getting creative with children’s books

    Make reading fun: getting creative with children’s books

    Once you’ve got all of your best books for kids at the ready from our book inspiration blog, you can also create some fun and free activities for your little ones, inspired by children’s b...

    7/24/2020 10:50:55 AM
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  • Reading Together: Best Online Books for Kids

    Reading Together: Best Online Books for Kids

    It’s week six of lockdown, and we know how difficult the past months have been, and how hard it can be to find new and fun ways to spend time together as a family.

    7/24/2020 10:51:01 AM
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  • Top Five Free Family Friendly Online Events

    Top Five Free Family Friendly Online Events

    There’s lots of family friendly events online (and lots of 'F's in the title of this!) but sometimes it can be a challenge to find them. To lend a hand, we’ve rounded up our Top Five Famil...

    7/24/2020 10:51:05 AM
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  • 10 Creative At-Home Activities for Families

    10 Creative At-Home Activities for Families

    If you’re reading this, chances are you’re a lover of all things creative. We’re also guessing that you’re feeling slightly overwhelmed by all the new digital options out there...

    7/24/2020 10:51:09 AM
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  • *Win* a signed copy of Book of PLAY! by Michael Rosen

    *Win* a signed copy of Book of PLAY! by Michael Rosen

    When did you last make time for play? The Play Well exhibition at London's Wellcome Collection has been such as hit with young and old alike that they’ve extended it until 13th April.

    7/24/2020 10:51:13 AM
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  • Top Five Free Family Friendly Events - March 2020

    Top Five Free Family Friendly Events - March 2020

    The temperature may still be nippy outside but there's lots going on to get the family warmed up and energised in body and mind! Here's our pick of the Top Five Free Family Friendly Events in March.

    7/24/2020 10:51:18 AM
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