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A Day to Play - at the McManus - free but booking essential

Location: N/A

Area: Central

Sub Category: General Activities

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Spend a magical afternoon in the museum's Creative Learning Studio with Shaper/Caper.  Featuring song, dance, dress up and play, these interactive performance workshops are led by professional dancers and are perfect for children of all ages and their grown ups.  All from 2pm.

8 October - The Grannies who flew to the moon
10 December - Isabel's Christmas Adventure 2017.

For further info visit www.shapercaper.com

Tickets are free as part of the People's Story celebrating McManus 150.  You must book a free ticket as the shows are expected to sell out as there are only 40 seats available

Cost: Free but booking required

Contact:

Email: themcmanus@leisureandculturedundee.com

Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/event/23004


Posted Date: 10 Mar 2017

Reviewed Date: 03 Oct 2017

Active Schools

Location: N/A

Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: General Activities

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Active Schools are sportscotlands flagship program for school sport.  They aim to engage, motivate and encourage all school aged children to become involved in sport and promote opportunities through all of our schools across the city. A great deal of these opportunities are provided free of charge.

Link to current available activities

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Website: http://www.activeschoolsdundee.org.uk/

Twitter Link

Posted Date: 06 Jul 2015

Reviewed Date: 02 Oct 2017

Active Schools - football lessons for children with ASN

Location: N/A

Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: General Activities

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Active Schools Dundee have started weekly Football Lessons for all children with Additional Support Needs.

Head Coach - Richard Heggie
Location - Ballumbie Primary School ( indoors)

Monday's 5pm to 6pm ( Term Time)

For Primary 2 to Primary 5 age

Please feel free to pop along and join in. Suitable for children with all football abilities. ⚽️⚽️⚽️

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Website: http://www.activeschoolsdundee.org.uk/

Twitter Link

Posted Date: 12 Sep 2017

Reviewed Date: 12 Sep 2017

activescotland.org.uk

Location: N/A

Area: National Services of interest to Dundee families

Sub Category: Physical Activities & Sports

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Looking for ways to get active, but not sure where to start? Active Scotland is here to get you going. There are many ways to a more active life: choose a category for some new ideas, or explore the map and see what's available near you. We can help find active groups in your area too: clubs and teams involved in activities from archery to yoga.

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Website: http://www.activescotland.org.uk/


Posted Date: 29 May 2017

Reviewed Date: 29 May 2017

Activities for Children and Families over the Holidays

Location: N/A

Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: General Activities

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There are several activities happening at local libraries for children and families over the School holidays.  The below link takes you to the What's On guide and provides details of events and activities at local libraries, schools, and community centres

http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/events/category/176

 

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Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/events/category/176


Posted Date: 10 Jul 2013

Reviewed Date: 03 Oct 2017

Ancrum Outdoor Centre - School Holiday Adventure Days

Location: Ancrum

Area: West End

Sub Category: Physical Activities & Sports

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School Holiday Adventure Days
Check out Ancrum Outdoor Centre's action packed adventure activities

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Website: http://www.ancrum.com/activity-type/school-holiday-adventure-days


Posted Date: 27 Feb 2017

Reviewed Date: 03 Oct 2017

Applying for a Passport - For under 16's

Location: N/A

Area: National Services of interest to Dundee families

Sub Category: Going on Holiday

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The Identity and Passport Service provides information and advice about applying for and renewing passports.

Click here to take you to the section of the Gov.UK Website that gives information about applying for or renewing a passport for children

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Website: http://www.ips.gov.uk


Posted Date: 10 Nov 2008

Reviewed Date: 19 Jun 2017

Art Cart Adventures at DCA

Location: N/A

Area: Central

Sub Category: General Activities

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Fun for all ages, Art Cart offers fun, active ways of connecting with themes in our exhibitions and methods used by the artists on show. Join our Art Cart artists to imagine future landscapes and thinking about planets, stars, satellites and space exploration, inspired by the exhibition in our galleries by Kelly Richardson.

7, 21 October and 25 November.  More info at the link

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Website: http://www.dca.org.uk/whats-on/event/art-cart-adventures4


Posted Date: 06 Oct 2017

Reviewed Date: 06 Oct 2017

Balgay Park

Location: Balgay Hill

Area: West End

Sub Category: Parks

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Balgay Hill, home of the city's Mills Observatory (link is external), has a fine mixture of deciduous and large conifer trees. For a relaxing afternoon, walk along the network of footpaths offering magnificent views across the River Tay.

Further info and map at the link

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Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/environment/balgayvictoria


Posted Date: 27 Feb 2017

Reviewed Date: 27 Feb 2017

Barnhill Rock Garden

Location: N/A

Area: The Ferry

Sub Category: Parks

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The rock garden is situated on part of a former nine-hole golf course, which was laid out after the Dundee to Aberdeen railway was built more than a century ago.

Plants have come from many sources including the Scottish Rock Garden Club and Dundee Botanic Gardens. Friends of the Barnhill Rock Garden regularly supply new plants including special donations from its members in memory of loved ones and help to propagate plants and shrubs from seeds and cuttings.

More info and maps at the link

Contact:

Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/environment/barnhillrock


Posted Date: 06 Mar 2017

Reviewed Date: 06 Mar 2017

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