QUAD has plenty for families this half-term with activities and events to keep children and young people entertained.
KidsQUAD is a programme of creative activities for children aged seven to eleven years (without their parents!), over half term there will be aDigital Comic workshop.KidsQUAD Superhero!is a chance to create your own superhero character and tell their super story through the art of digital comics. Taking place onMonday 18thFebruary from 10:30am to 3:00pm, the cost is £25.00 and booking is recommended.
DigisQUAD is a programme of creative activities for children aged twelve to sixteen years, over half term there will be a DigisQUAD Gifs workshop. To learn how to design and animate a digital character and turn it into a gif, taking place onThursday 21stFebruary from 10:30am to 4:00pm, the cost is £40.00 and booking is recommended.
MinecraftLAB is a series of fun creative sessions for ages eight to sixteen focused around the popular game Minecraft.MinecraftLAB: Forever Realis a chance to collaborate with others and build a world using Minecraft materials and tools.MinecraftLAB: Forever Real takes place in QUAD on Friday 22ndFebruary, from 11:00am to 4:00pm, the cost is £22.50 per person and booking is recommended.
In QUAD Cinemas, there is some great family entertainment over half term with Bumblebee and Mary Poppins Returns.
In Mary Poppins Returns the umbrella wielding nanny sets out on a new adventurein Depression-era London, where a now grown-up Michael and Jane Banks and their three children are visited by the enigmatic Mary Poppins. Through her unique magical skills she helps the family rediscover their joy and wonder.Starring Emily Blunt as the sweet as sugar nannyMary Poppins, an all-star cast includes Ben Whishaw, Meryl Streep, Colin Firth, Julie Walters, Emily Mortimer, Angela Lansbury, David Warner and Dick Van Dyke Mary Poppins Returns (U) screens in QUIAD from Friday 15th to Thursday 21st February.
In Bumblebee ,the Transformers franchise goes back to the ‘80s with a new family focused adventure for one of their most popular characters – the VW Bumblebee.Bumble Bee(PG) screens in QUAD from Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th February.
QUAD’s ‘Cine Kids’ are family focused film screenings every weekend and during the school holidays. All tickets are £3.50 for Cine Kids Club members (which includes the whole family and their guests). Membership is free and available from QUAD Box Office to families with children under sixteen.
For more information:www.derbyquad.co.uk/whats-on