Tuesday 31 July: Wacky Animal Fun, drop- in: 1030am - 12.30pm
Join us for fun with Musical Monkeez and create an animal puppet to take away
Tuesday 28 August: Under The Sea, drop- in: 1030am - 12.30pm
Hear stories by our special storyteller, Kaptain Kelp, and make a sock octopus to take home
For under fives
Free to attend
Our next Little Artists session is on 4 June and the theme will be aliens. Join us for an out of this world experience!
Little Artists - Laing Art Gallery
Tuesdays (term time),10.30am - 11.30am Come along to the Laing with your little ones and explore art in a fun and relaxed way. Sessions are one hour and include a story, an art/craft activity and a snack.
11:57am 21 May 2013
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11:26am 20 May 2013
Message in a bottle
The last message from Robert Mustard who died when the SS Princess of Sunderland sank in 1893. A short film made by Gateshead College with Tyne & Wear Archives.
Andrew Parkin, Keeper of Archaeology from the Great North Museum
Andrew Parkin, Keeper of Archaeology from the Great North Museum, tells us about his favourite Greek object in the museum's current exhibition.
21 May 2013
I was in Helmsley recently and missed the chance to visit the site of two unusual paintings by Ralph Hedley. Spout House/the old Sun Inn is on the B1257 as it…
30 Apr 2013
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Free Artefact Loans Service
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