Loading Events

Upcoming Events › FAMILY

Events Search and Views Navigation

May 2022

FAMILY: National Drawing Day – Drop-in Workshop

Saturday 21st May, 2022 - 10:00
Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
+ Google Map
FREE, drop-in

Join us this National Drawing Day on Saturday 21st May. We’ll have a drop-in workshop, focusing on observational drawing and facilitated by visual artist Paul Woods. Drawing is fun and relaxing and this workshop is a great opportunity to try your hand at it and to explore your drawing skills as a family or individually. Suitable for 5 – 100 years old (children must be accompanied by an adult). FREE - All materials will be provided This event is part…

Find out more »

FAMILY CINEMA: The Aristocats

Saturday 21st May, 2022 - 14:00
Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
+ Google Map
€4

In Paris in 1910, millionairess Madame Bonfamille, wills her fortune to her cat Duchess and her three kittens, Marie, Toulouse and Berlioz. Edgar, the butler has other plans, but with the help of O''Malley, an adventurous alley-cat, the ''Aristocats'' are restored to their rightful place. Disney's 20th full-length animated classic, The Aristocats is an unforgettable mix of wild adventure, colourful characters and jazzy music your family will find absolutely irresistible! Dir: Wolfgang Reitherman USA 1970 78 mins Cert: G Featuring…

Find out more »

June 2022

FAMILY WORKSHOP: Family Drumming Workshop

Saturday 4th June, 2022 - 11:00
Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
€5

An intergenerational workshop for families -  come and enjoy the energy of group drumming in a friendly environment with Jabba Jabba Jembe. This interactive workshop encourages all ages to learn and play a vast range of Drums and Percussion instruments. Learn about the origins of the instruments, how to play rhythms with your body and voice, discover rhythms from across the globe. Jabba Jabbe Jembe has been providing workshops to people of all ages, creating a unique learning environment. Playing rhythms in…

Find out more »

FAMILY: CBI Book Clinic

Saturday 11th June, 2022 - 11:00
Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
+ Google Map
free, booking essential

Are you a young reader? Looking for a new series to delve into? Feeling uninspired by your bookshelves at home? Then pop along to Children’s Books Ireland Book Clinic! Chat to the Book Doctor, consult on your favourite reads and leave with a prescription for your next book which you can take to your local bookshop or library! Children’s Books Ireland Book Doctors give guidance about books to children and their families. Based on an informal chat, the white coat-clad…

Find out more »

CHILDRENS WORKSHOP: Monster Doodle

Saturday 11th June, 2022 - 11:00
Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
+ Google Map
FREE, booking advised

Join the Doodle Doctor in making a massive Monster Doodle! What kind of monster do you imagine? Are they friendly or scary? How many eyes so they have? How many tongues? Noses?! The Doodle Doctor will be on-hand to help you take part in a massive collaborative drawing on a giant piece of paper. Grab some colours and join in! You’ll have as much space as you want to let your imagination run wild! Monster doodle sessions take place at…

Find out more »

FAMILY: Ta Tum Tum!

Saturday 11th June, 2022 - 12:00
Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
+ Google Map
free, booking essential

Ta Tum Tum is an educational music performance with 4 piece band, designed for children and their adults to explore popular music with a Brazilian twist in a creative, integrative and fun way! The performance will be followed by a workshop where children will have a chance to play real instruments from Brazil and learn different rhythms used in Brazilian music. Ta Tum Tum! has been funded by Kildare County Council and Creative Ireland, and is a part of Cruinniu…

Find out more »

EARLY YEARS: Still Here

Saturday 18th June, 2022 - 12:00
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Saturday 18th June, 2022 at 14:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
+ Google Map
€8/ Family Ticket €28

For children aged 3-6 years and their adults we are still here. we are stuck in the same place.  and it’s not a good or interesting place. it’s frustrating, it’s boring and it’s a bit scary. but we can take ourselves elsewhere, both on our own and together because we are still standing, still dreaming, still playing.  because we are still here. A wordless physical theatre piece with a unique musical score played live on baroque guitars, Still Here is a…

Find out more »

EARLY YEARS: Still Here

Saturday 18th June, 2022 - 14:00
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Saturday 18th June, 2022 at 14:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
+ Google Map
€8/ Family Ticket €28

For children aged 3-6 years and their adults we are still here. we are stuck in the same place.  and it’s not a good or interesting place. it’s frustrating, it’s boring and it’s a bit scary. but we can take ourselves elsewhere, both on our own and together because we are still standing, still dreaming, still playing.  because we are still here. A wordless physical theatre piece with a unique musical score played live on baroque guitars, Still Here is a…

Find out more »

July 2022

WORKSHOP: Artzone Summer Camp 2022

Monday 4th July, 2022 - 10:00 - Friday 8th July, 2022 - 14:00
Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
+ Google Map
€120/€100

Artzone are back in the venue! Students aged 5-12 years will cover a range of art projects including painting, drawing, materials manipulation and clay construction, with lots of personal design and creativity input. The theme for this year will be ‘Summer Time Fun’ Our camps are run by qualified art teachers, with strict safety protocols, but the same high Artzone standards of art and design. The workshops, for 5-8 years & 9-12 years, runs from the  4th  – 8th July…

Find out more »

SUMMER CAMP: Songwriting with Megan O’Neill

Monday 11th July, 2022 - 10:00 - Friday 15th July, 2022 - 14:00
Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
+ Google Map
€120 (5 days)

Chart topping and multi-award winning singer- songwriter Megan O’Neill is hosting a week long musical workshop for young people aged 9-12 years exploring songwriting, lyric writing, collaborating and performance. Each student will write at least one full song in these four days (although some will write more) and there will be the option to design your own artwork and record your song towards the end of the workshop. The week will explore the following: · An introduction to songwriting. What…

Find out more »
+ Export Events