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Sat 19th October

Festival of the Dead- October Half Term
19th October 10:30am - 2nd November 3:30pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
Head to The Herbert to create some spooktacular crafts as part of their Festival of the Dead celebrations. We’ll be making Day of the Dead Windsocks, Sugar Skull Jars, Painted Festival Eye Masks and so much more!
Coventry Geek Market
11am - 4:30pm
Coventry Geeks bring you an array of great geeky stalls for the first Coventry Geek Market.

Mon 21st October

Orchestral Instruments 2-day Workshop
21st October 10am - 22nd October 3pm
Lyng Hall School Blackberry Ln, Coventry CV2 3JS
2 days of workshops for orchestral instrument players to come together to play and learn
Radiant Roman Lamps
21st October 10am - 25th October 3:30pm
Lunt Roman Fort, Coventry Rd, Baginton, Coventry CV8 3AJ
Give thanks to the Gods for another successful campaign, by making your own working Roman lamp! All materials are provided.

Tue 22nd October

THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR
2pm - 6pm
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Celebrating its 50th birthday, this captivating and timeless classic has made its way off the page and onto the stage.

Wed 23rd October

Horrible Histories - Terrible Tudors
23rd October midnight - 26th October midnight
Belgrade Theatre, Belgrade Square, Coventry, CV1 1GS
Terrible Tudors will lay bare the legends and lies of a dastardly dynasty. Find out the fate of Henry’s headless wives, and what happened in his punch-up with the Pope.
Horrible Histories - Awful Egyptians
23rd October midnight - 26th October midnight
Belgrade Theatre, Belgrade Square, Coventry, CV1 1GS
In Awful Egyptians, you’ll discover the power of the pyramids and meet history’s meanest mummies, learning foul facts about death and decay along the way.
Sing! Rock the Musicals Half Term Workshop
10am - 1pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Sing! is a pop up vocal harmony choir that provides quality singing experiences & high profile performance opportunities.
Behind the Scenes Family Store Tour
23rd October 11am - 30th October 1:30pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
Join the Curator, at The Herbert, for a 30 minute behind the scenes talk and tour in their Natural History store, where you will encounter objects from theirnskeletal collection and a mummified cat too!

Thu 24th October

Art Masterclass: Screen Printed Canvas Bags
10:30am - 4pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
Children can learn and discover the techniques for screen printing using Day of the Dead imagery as inspiration.
"The Briefcase of mineral application" Workshop
11am - 3pm
This innovative project, brought to us by Coventry University will allow visitors to learn about minerals through hands-on experiences. Discover how we use them in everyday life, and focus on tin. Where does it come from? How do we use it?
Michael Morpurgo’s I BELIEVE IN UNICORNS
1:30pm - 3pm
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
An enchanting, interactive and award-winning production to spark the imagination in both young and old.

Fri 25th October

Messy
25th October midnight - 26th October midnight
Belgrade Theatre, Belgrade Square, Coventry, CV1 1GS
When Daisy is chosen to look after Mr Twiggy the class hamster, Daisy is worried that she might lose him. Developed in partnership with the ADHD Foundation, Messy is performed by a mixed Deaf and hearing cast with Sign Supported English.
Ukulele Holiday workshop
10am - 1pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
A one day workshop for ukulele players to come together and have fun.

Sat 26th October

HALLOWEEN FAMILY FEST
2pm - 5pm
The Box, Fargo Village, Far Gosford St, Coventry CV1 5ED
Two rooms of live spooky entertainment, activities & partying for the whole family.

Mon 4th November

Mini Museum Engineers – Tool skills
10:30am - 2pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Join this session to practice your tool skills and make a beautiful wooden toy to take home.

Tue 5th November

Coffee and Cake Chingwag
10am - 4pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
Meet and mingle with other parents and care givers in this new monthly social gathering.

Wed 6th November

Mini Museum Engineers – Dens
10:30am - 2pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Come and build dens of all shapes and sizes in our museum. How big will your den be? Will you be able to sit inside?

Thu 7th November

Mini Makers
10:30am - 3pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
There is tons of creative fun for little hands and feet in this informal drop-in art session.

Wed 13th November

Dear Zoo LIVE!
13th November midnight - 14th November midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
The timeless children’s classic book comes to the Albany stage!
Mini Museum Engineers – Gears Gears Gears
10:30am - 2pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
In this exciting Mini Museum Engineers session, we will explore gears and cogs. Join us as we figure out how to get everything moving.

Tue 19th November

World Nursery Rhyme Week: On Tour!
10:30am - 12:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
It’s World Nursery Rhyme week! Join in with singing along to a selection of nursery rhymes and play along with movement, sensory toys and Makaton.

Wed 20th November

Mini Museum Engineers – Travelling the world
10:30am - 2pm
We move around the world in many different ways. How would you travel the world – using a ship, train, cycle, or car? Play with maps and transport in this fun session.
Talbot House
7:30pm - 9pm
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
A story in words and music full of humour, atmosphere and inspiration about the WWI haven and refuge.

Sat 23rd November

Family Saturday: This makes that with These - Tool Skills Special
10:30am - 3:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
This session is inspired by one of Coventry’s traditional industries – weaving. Explore how different fabrics are used in vehicles and how fabrics were made in the past and present. Practice tool skills and take a creation home.

Wed 27th November

Mini Museum Engineers – Chain reactions
10:30am - 2pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Come and investigate cause and effect in this session. Can we build a giant domino chain or lots of smaller ones?

Fri 29th November

Making Merry- Arts, Crafts and Gifts Fair
29th November 7:30pm - 30th November 4pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
Our fabulous feast of festive fun returns, bringing you the best local and ethical arts and crafts.

Tue 3rd December

Coffee and Cake Chinwag
10am - 4pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
Meet and mingle with other parents and care givers in this new monthly social gathering.

Thu 5th December

Mini Makers
10:30am - 3pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
There is tons of creative fun for little hands and feet in this informal drop-in art session.

Mon 9th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship

Tue 10th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship
Christmas Early Years Celebrations
10:30am - 12:30pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
Tis the season to sing with Santa and enjoy a Christmas story too.

Wed 11th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship
Mini Museum Engineers – Lights
10:30am - 2pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Come into the museum to discover light and shade through play. Let’s light up the museum in a festive way?
A Brief History of Christmas: 600 Years of Yuletide Songs, Carols, Tunes and Tales
6:45pm - 9pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
Acclaimed musicians GreenMatthews (with special guest Jude Rees of Pilgrims’ Way) present a festive romp through 600 years of Christmas music, songs and carols.

Thu 12th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship

Fri 13th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship

Sat 14th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship
Family Saturday: This makes That with These - Star Struck
10:30am - 3:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Our museum cares for hundreds of amazing vehicles. Explore our star collection with fun family activities and have a go at making a mini model with your challenge kit that you can take home.

Sun 15th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship

Mon 16th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship

Tue 17th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship
Christmas Early Years Celebrations
10:30am - 11:30am
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
Tis the season to sing with Santa and enjoy a Christmas story too.

Wed 18th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship
Mini Museum Engineers – Marble Runs
10:30am - 2pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
We are going to finish our Mini Museum Engineers year with our most popular session. Will we be able to build a giant marble run amid our museum collection? Can we make the biggest marble run ever, using different materials?

Thu 19th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship

Fri 20th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship

Sat 21st December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship

Sun 22nd December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship

Mon 23rd December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship

Tue 24th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship

Wed 25th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship

Thu 26th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship

Fri 27th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship

Sat 28th December

The Snow Queen
9th December midnight - 28th December midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Join us this Christmas for a glittering, seasonal spectacle packed with epic adventure, spell-binding magic, action-packed excitement and heart-warming friendship

Wed 1st January

ALADDIN – PHOENIX THEATRE PRODUCTIONS
1st January midnight - 5th January midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Panto at its toe-tapping, thigh-slapping, puntastic best. In a show packed with Eastern promise, join local talent, Phoenix Theatre Productions on a magic carpet ride full of fun and adventure. A festive feast of music, song, dance and laughter for

Thu 2nd January

ALADDIN – PHOENIX THEATRE PRODUCTIONS
1st January midnight - 5th January midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Panto at its toe-tapping, thigh-slapping, puntastic best. In a show packed with Eastern promise, join local talent, Phoenix Theatre Productions on a magic carpet ride full of fun and adventure. A festive feast of music, song, dance and laughter for
Christmas Holidays – Winter Wonders
2nd January 10:30am - 4th January 3:30pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
Children's session to create stunning Winter Wonder Window Scenes using contact paper, tissue paper and adding finishing touches using black card to create beautiful silhouette imagery.
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