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Kirkgate Shopping Centre

At Kirkgate Shopping Centre, you can join in our free crafting activities, enjoy carnival music and giant puppets, and tell us what makes you grow.

LOCATION: Kirkgate Shopping Centre, Bradford BD1 1TQ

Busy Bees Crafting

DATE AND TIME: 10.00–16.00, 23 and 30 October

Get creative with our recycled, green materials and make your very own bug garden!

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World in a Jar

DATE AND TIME: 10.00–16.00, Saturday 23 October

What do ecosystems need to stay healthy? Come and find out, then create a world in a jar and make a terrarium to take home with local sustainable community arts group Sponge Tree. Suitable for ages 5+.


DATE AND TIME: 11.30, Saturday 23 October and 13.30, Saturday 30 October

Get ready to party with giant puppets, dancing robots and fantastic carnival music!

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What Makes You Grow?

DATE AND TIME: 10.00–16.00, Saturday 30 October

What makes you grow? Add your answer to our tree and watch it blossom with positivity, ideas and inspiration.

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