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Children's Art Workshop - Make a Game of 'Robin' to take away 2-3 Days

Children's Art Workshop - Make a Game of 'Robin' to take away

Become a wild bird in search of worms in a simple tabletop game that you'll make and take home.  Learn to play by taking part in a large scale game and then make your very own pocket sized version of 'Robin' to keep and share with friends and family.Suitable for ages 6 to 11. Younger children are welcome if accompanied by an adult.Numbers limited, please book early to avoid disappointment. ..

Date: Saturday 27th October

Children's Art Workshop - Make a Squirrel Game to Take And Play New 2-3 Days

Children's Art Workshop - Make a Squirrel Game to Take And Play

Find acorns as a wild squirrel in a simple tabletop game that you'll make and take home to keep.Learn to play by taking part in a large scale foraging game before making your very own pocket sized version to share with friends and family.Suitable for ages 6 to 11. Younger children are welcome if accompanied by an adult...

Date: Saturday 20th October

Pips and Panda in Magicland 2-3 Days

Pips and Panda in Magicland

Pips the little monkey and silly old panda go on a journey to Magicland to find twinkle, Mr Magic's cheeky white rabbit. On the way they meet underwater creatures, watch wonderful magic tricks, and sing songs with the Music Man.Pips & Panda look forward to seeing you there!Especially for ages 1-6 years Tickets available from the Puppet Theatre on 01899 220631 or www.purvespuppets.com..

Date: Fri 19th & Sat 20th October

Puppeteering Day for Children 2-3 Days

Puppeteering Day for Children

Have a fun day with Purves Puppets –Making a simple puppet and trying your hand at puppeteering in the ultraviolet on our stage. Suitable for ages 7 to 12.  Tickets available from the Puppet Theatre on 01899 220631 or www.purvespuppets.com..

Date: Saturday 28th October

Puppetry Museum Tour at Biggar Puppet Theatre 2-3 Days

Puppetry Museum Tour at Biggar Puppet Theatre

Come along and enjoy an interesting guided tour of our extensive puppetry collection from all over the world. Meet some familiar faces:Pelham Puppets,TV characters and a Fairy Godmother who is over 200 years old! You can also have a go at working some puppets. Suitable for ages 7 to adult. Tickets available from the Puppet Theatre on 01899 220631 or www.purvespuppets.com..

Date: Thursday 18th October

Purves Puppets presents 'Nessie the Loch Ness Monster' 2-3 Days

Purves Puppets presents 'Nessie the Loch Ness Monster'

Our production combines humour, dance and the most exciting traditional Scottish music to tell the story of a boy called Hughie McDhui, who meets a girl called Mairi Glengarry, who is running away from her wicked uncle - Naggie McCraggie. Along the way they are caught up in the world of Spike the hedgehog, where animals talk, sing and even form rock groups! It is here that they make friends with Nessie, the famous monster from the loch, who talks with a Scottish upper class accent and is an expert at dodging research submarines!The story ends with an unforgettable climax at the spooky Castle Urquhart! (Age 5 – 101!)Tickets available from the Puppet Theatre on 01899 220631 or www.purvespuppets.com...

Date: Sat 13, Tue 16 & Sat 27 October

Story Trail - The Biggar Little Spider New 2-3 Days

Story Trail - The Biggar Little Spider

Little Miss Muffet, Incky Wincey Spider and other surprises await you on the story trail. Be prepared to join in on this fun experience for preschool and infant primary school children. Audience participation is required. Suitable for preschool and infant primary children. All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Leaves from Atkinson-Pryce Bookshop at 2pm. ..

Date: Sunday 21st October

Street Gallery - Celebrating 100 years since the end of World War 1 New 2-3 Days

Street Gallery - Celebrating 100 years since the end of World War 1

Street Gallery featuring a wide variety of art work based around poppies as a celebration of the end of World War 1. The gallery can be viewed in the shop windows along the High Street.   ..

Date: Thurs 18th to Sun 28th October

Tiger Tea Party  2-3 Days

Tiger Tea Party

Atkinson-Pryce Books celebrates the 50th anniversary of Judith Kerr’s “The Tiger Who Came to Tea” and the recently published Scottish edition “The Teeger That Cam for His Tea” with a Tiger Tea Party.  Come along for some tiger fun!  All tigers welcome.Young children to be accompanied by an adult. ..

Date: Saturday 20th October

Young Musician Competition 2-3 Days

Young Musician Competition

This annual event is arranged by Biggar High School, and sponsored by the Rotary Club of Biggar. It is a unique and enjoyable opportunity to hear and see some of our talented young people performing for us...

Date: Thursday 25th October