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Biggar Babies Toddlers & Playgroup - Mask Making & Halloween Party New 2-3 Days

Biggar Babies Toddlers & Playgroup - Mask Making & Halloween Party

Mask Making workshop at Biggar Museum 1pm-2.30pm All ages welcome. Come join us to make a face mask of your own creature. We will use recycled cardboard and any other suitable materials to bring the faces to life. With the costume exhibit at the museum to encourage and spur us on, we will then head out to the Halloween Party at Legion Hall. Halloween Party at Royal Legion Hall, South Back Road 2.30-4pm. Biggar, Babies Toddlers & Playgroup is a parent led Charity which began in Biggar in 1967. On Mon & Thurs mornings we provide independent play for 2 year olds as a preparation for Nursery. Babies & Toddlers and Parents to be are all welcome on Tuesdays...

Date: Sunday 27 October

Biggar Little Orchestra 2-3 Days

Biggar Little Orchestra

A chance for all the family to come and enjoy live orchestral music with some of the world's most beautiful music performed by Biggar's very own orchestra. Kindly sponsored by SSE Clyde Wind Farm..

Date: Sunday 20 October

Hapa Zome Leaf Printing Workshop New 2-3 Days

Hapa Zome Leaf Printing Workshop

Come and meet in the forest for a family friendly event exploring the Japanese art of flower and leaf printing. Hapa Zome uses a hammering technique to imprint the pigment of the leaves or flowers onto cloth. We will choose materials from the natural autumnal pallet and create designs to be mounted on cards or cotton bags to take home at the end of the session.We will then gather by the fire to have herbal fruit tea’s and croissants to round up our time in the forest...

Date: Tuesday 15 October

Morag Hood Workshop 2-3 Days

Morag Hood Workshop

Award-winning children’s author and illustrator Morag Hood joins Atkinson-Pryce in Biggar Library for story-telling and an illustration workshop. Join us for an afternoon of fun. Her favourite things to draw are eyebrows! Tickets Available through Atkinson-Pryce Books and Biggar Library..

Date: Saturday 26 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. As seen in BBC’s ‘Antiques Road Trip’.  Meet some familiar faces: Pelham Puppets, TV characters and a Fairy Godmother who over 200 years old! You can also have a go at working some puppets. Tickets available from the Puppet Theatre on 01899 220631 or

Date: Thursday 17 October

Purves Puppets presents 'Pips and Panda in Circusland' 2-3 Days

Purves Puppets presents 'Pips and Panda in Circusland'

Another adventure from the famous pair. This time Panda finds an unusual basket. Who does it belong to? Where did it come from? We’ll have to wait and see! They visit the circus, where they meet two funny geese called Jiffy and Jaffy, and Sugar the dancing horse. There are many songs for you to join in and lots of fun too! Especially for ages 1-7 years Tickets available from the Puppet Theatre on 01899 220631 or

Date: Sat 12, Tue 15, Fri 18, Sat 19 & Sat 26 October

Story Trail - The Biggar Little Giants 2-3 Days

Story Trail - The Biggar Little Giants

Where do all these Giants come from?  Unravel the mysteries of the Storyteller and find the answers to The Biggar Little Giants. Have fun with us and take part in this magical mystery tour. It’s specially tailored for accompanied preschool and infant primary school children.  Audience participation is required!!!..

Date: Sunday 20 October

Young Musician Competition New 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 24 October