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Arts & Crafts Activities

Join us for a wonderful weekend of free arts and crafts activities from 20 – 21 July, 11am to 3pm in the Community Quarter of Eldon Square.

Enjoy a family-friendly event, including face painting, glitter, and rainbow arts and crafts, at the Community Quarter (opposite of Chatime). All donations will support Northern Pride.

What’s included:

From face painting to adding glitter to your beard, we will help you glow with Pride to celebrate Pride in the City.

Come and explore our wonderful arts and crafts collection! Get creative with your kids and enjoy our colourful rainbow-themed arts and crafts which feature hearts, flowers, and birds that children will love to create and take home. We have an array of colouring pencils for children to use and get creative!

Date:

Saturday 20 July and Sunday 21 July

Time:

11am – 3pm

Cost: 

Admission is free of charge but donations are welcome to support Northern Pride. Online donations are accepted only.

By donating to Northern Pride, you will be helping to raise vital funds, enabling the charity to continue its great outreach work! Find out more about Pride in the City or to make a donation visit here.

Let’s make unforgettable memories together and celebrate Pride in the City!

Find inspiration for your Pride festival outfit at our Style Garden from 8 – 21 July, find out more here. 

Summer of Fun at John Lewis & Partners

John Lewis & Partners have an exciting line-up of family-friendly activities that will keep your little ones’ imaginations active, this Summer!

Explore the line-up of family-friendly events, below:

Bead Bracelet Making – Fridays

Time: 11am – 2pm

Dates: 2, 16 & 30 August

Click here to secure your place.

Summer Bunting Making – Fridays

Time: 11am – 2pm

Dates: August 9 & 23

Click here to secure your place.

Balloon Modelling – Saturdays

Time: 11am – 1pm

Dates: August 10, 17, 24 & 31

Booking not required.

Glitzy Face Painting – Sundays 

Time: 11am – 2pm

Dates: August 4, 11, 18, 25 and 1 September

Booking not required.

Location of events: 

Floor 1, John Lewis & Partners. Percy St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RR.

You bring the kids, we’ll bring the entertainment.

Find out more about upcoming events over the Summer at John Lewis & Partners, here.

Explore ‘What’s New’ at Eldon Square, here.