Half Term in Islington

 
Wizz-Bangs and Pipsqueaks V & A Museum of Childhood East London
27-Oct-13 to 31-Oct-14
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Enjoy a half term of First World War themed activities. Hear the heroic tale of the pigeon that saved the lost battalion in the Story Spinner version of Fly Cher Ami Fly by Robert...

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Free half term events for families Museum of London Barbican
10-Jan-14 to 10-Jan-16

If you're looking for something fun and free for all the family then come along to the Museum of London for a great day out that everyone can enjoy, from under 5s to over 60s! Ha...

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A little hidden treasure in town Barbican Centre Barbican
21-Jan-14 to 21-Jan-16

'There's a little hidden treasure in the heart of the Barbican' Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London and explore our hidden tropical oasis in the heart of the city....

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Emirates Stadium Tours Finsbury Park
23-Jan-14 to 23-Jan-16

Looking to entertain your football fan this half term holiday... look no further: Self-Guided Audio Tour Let a host of Arsenal stars share their match-day experiences with you as...

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Kiddy Klass Manor Gardens Holloway
23-Jan-14 to 23-Jan-16

Kiddy Klass provides a range of Arts and Craft activities for children and young people ages 5 to 18 year old. Such as Knitting, Paper Craft, Woodcraft, Jewellery craft, fashion...

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Extremes Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
15-Feb-14 to 2-Nov-14
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The Horniman's new family friendly Extremes exhibition offers budding explorers the chance to discover how animals and plants survive in extreme heat, cold, dryness, in permanent...

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The Access to Sports Project At various venues Borough wide
26-May-14 to 27-Feb-15
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Half term, Easter and summer holiday sports camps are held across the borough covering athletics, basketball, tennis, football, table tennis, girls-only multi-sports and football,...

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Islington Boat Club this half term Islington Boat Club Islington
26-May-14 to 30-Jan-15

For 9-19 year olds. Half term activities available include Kayaking, Canoeing, Bellboating, Powerboating and dry land games and activities as well as a trip (at extra cost). ...

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Half Term Fun in Central London Central London
26-May-14 to 22-May-15

Heading into town during half term? Then check out Mumsnet Westminster for some of the great events that are taking place: http://local.mumsnet.com/city-of-westminster/half-term...

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Sports Holiday Camps Hampstead Highgate
26-May-14 to 28-May-15

School holiday camps at the BEST VENUES with the BEST TEACHERS... The Academies are running the school holiday camps at University College School for 3-17 year olds. 3-5's: Tin...

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Calthorpe Project Playscheme Calthorpe Project Kings Cross
27-May-14 to 28-May-15
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We are offering an OFSTED registered playscheme for children aged 8-14 years. Lots of safe, supervised activities and free play every day in our 1.2 acre community garden. Activ...

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Early Years Drop In Calthorpe Project Kings Cross
27-May-14 to 28-May-15
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Monday 10.30-3pm gardening, cooking and the environment Tuesday 10.30-3.30pm puzzles, toys and songs Wednesday 10.30-4pm arts, crafts and messy play Thursday 10.30-1.30 creche for...

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Holiday Day Camp Mill Hill School Further afield
27-May-14 to 7-Oct-15

When it comes to creating the ultimate holiday adventure, at Camp Beaumont we always pack a lot in. With so much on offer, a variety of activities and countless new experiences to...

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Geffrye Explorers The Geffrye Museum East London
15-Oct-14 to 9-Jan-16

Discover more about the Geffrye with these free activities for families. Available during school holidays and every Saturday and Sunday afternoon. Quiz Desk The quiz desk is...

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BBC GOOD FOOD BAKES & CAKES SHOW 2014 Angel
25-Oct-14 to 27-Oct-14
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The BBC Good Food Bakes & Cakes Show, sponsored by Lexus, launches at the beautiful Business Design Centre in Islington. Bringing the popular BBC Good Food Bakes & Cakes title to...

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Horniman Halloween Fair Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
25-Oct-14 to 26-Oct-14
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Enjoy a spooky trail, find goodies in our arts and crafts market and take part in family craft activities – plus lots more. Come dressed in your favourite Halloween costume and...

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We're Going on a Bear Hunt artsdepot North London
25-Oct-14 to 2-Nov-14
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We're going on a bear hunt. We're going to catch a big one. A family go on an expedition of a lifetime – running down the grassy bank, wading through the cold river, squelching...

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The Big Draw: Giant Hibernation Home Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
26-Oct-14

Help us turn the Horniman's famous bandstand into a giant Hibernation Home. Make a drawing of a leaf in the Gardens, and then stick it inside the Bandstand to add to our cosy...

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Shiny artsdepot North London
26-Oct-14 to 27-Oct-14
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Join dancers from Turned On Its Head for their dazzling new show Shiny, an interactive show for the very young and their grown-ups In a long forgotten room, two people find...

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Magnificent Ming China British Museum Central London
27-Oct-14 to 31-Oct-14

Come to the Museum for a whole week of activities taking inspiration from the BP exhibition Ming: 50 years that changed China. Create your own jewellery based on items worn by...

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Community Teachsport: ParkActive Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
27-Oct-14 to 31-Oct-14

Enjoy some healthy drop in activities in the Gardens. Older children can have a go at sports from around the world whilst tiny tots can enjoy the soft play and baby gym. Please...

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Family Art Fun Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
27-Oct-14 to 31-Oct-14
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Join free craft activities this half term inspired by Diwali and festivals of lights around the world – make a paper boat with a tissue candle (Mon and Tue) or a decorative lanter...

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Nature Explorers: Bulb Planting in the Garden Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
27-Oct-14 to 28-Oct-14

Take a look at some unusual seeds from around the world and help us to plant some bulbs in the Garden ready for Spring.

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Museum Caretaking for Kids Museum of the Order of St John Clerkenwell
27-Oct-14
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Have you ever wondered how museums keep their collections in tip-top shape? Take part in our series of mini activities and discover how the Knights of St. John protect the...

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Half-Term Events in Islington Libraries Islington
27-Oct-14 to 31-Oct-14

We have various events taking place at our 10 libraries

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Design Day Workshops Royal Institute of British Architects Central London
27-Oct-14 to 31-Oct-14
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This half-term, we have Design Day workshops for 11-15 year olds who enjoy design and are ready to explore the world of architecture. All workshops are led by professional educato...

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Happy Birthday to the Geffrye! The Geffrye Museum East London
28-Oct-14 to 31-Oct-14

Half-term activities: Happy Birthday to the Geffrye! Join us as we celebrate our anniversary year. Bake special treats, create party-ware and make decorations. Holiday activiti...

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Design Quest Workshops Royal Institute of British Architects Central London
28-Oct-14 to 30-Oct-14
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This half-term, we have Design Quest workshops designed for 7-11 year olds that love art, design and creativity. All workshops are led by professional educators. 28 October Shoeb...

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Skill Up Workshops Royal Institute of British Architects Central London
28-Oct-14 to 29-Oct-14
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This half-term, we have Skill Up workshops for 15-18 year olds with a passion for architecture and design. All workshops are led by professional educators. 28 October Ghost-hunti...

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Nature Trail Discovery Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
29-Oct-14

Discover our mile-long Nature Trail, the oldest in London. Encounter wildlife and pond, meadow and log pile habitats. Not suitable for prams or pushchairs.

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Kathak Dance for All Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
29-Oct-14

Learn how to tell a story through dance and find out how it is linked to Diwali – the festival of light.

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Swashbuckling Storytelling Museum of the Order of St John Clerkenwell
29-Oct-14
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Make your own pirate hat and take part in some tall tales about brave knights and ferocious pirates with our storyteller.

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Solitary Hotel - A Family Concert - Age 7+ Wigmore Hall Central London
30-Oct-14

Three fearless musicians take you through eight gripping stories set to music by some of the world's greatest songwriters. Choose to direct, sing and act with the performers, or...

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Meet Mr King... Highgate Cemetery Highgate
30-Oct-14

Meet Mr King, the Victorian surgeon: A half-term family event THURSDAY 30 OCTOBER 2014 £5 ADULTS, £3 CHILDREN. INCLUDES ENTRANCE TO THE EAST CEMETERY BEFORE THE TALK.BOOK NOW St...

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Miss Horniman's Halloween Tour Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
31-Oct-14
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Join Miss Horniman as she tells spooky stories and mysterious myths in the darkest corners of the Museum.

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Family Fun this Halloween Royal Institute of British Architects Central London
31-Oct-14

A day of fun for the whole family this Halloween. Design and build your own haunted house and attend a spooky storytelling event. Ghoulish grand designs: build your very own...

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