What’s On

Van Hage Circus

Contact: Website

Venue: Van Hage Great Amwell, Pepper Hill, SG12 9RP

Date: 23-08-2014 to 31-08-2014

The circus is back at Van Hage Great Amwell! Enjoy the new acts at the John Lawson’s Circus for 2014 from Saturday 23rd to Sunday 31st August with shows at 12noon, 2pm and 4pm. Tickets are £6 per person and children of 2 years and under go free but must sit on an adults knee. For more information, or to book tickets, visit the website.

Crafty Capers at Verulamium Museum

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Venue: Verulamium Museum, St Micheal's Street, St Albans, AL3 4SW

Date: 26-08-2014 to 28-08-2014

Crafty Capers at Verulamium Museum takes place on 26th, 27th and 28th August 2pm-4pm.  Drop into the Verulamium Museum and have a go at making a moving gladiator picture, suitable for children aged 3-11 years old. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Don’t forget to bring proof of residence in St Albans District for free entry (small charge for craft activities). For more information visit the website.

St Albans Cathedral Family Discovery Morning

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Venue: St Albans Cathedral, Sumpter Yard, St Albans, AL1 1BY

Date: 28-08-2014

Come and enjoy the St Albans Cathedral Family Discovery Morning between 10am-12noon with an exciting trail followed by a craft activity.  On this trail you can explore all the different flowers and plants that are found in stone, textiles paintings, glass and metal around the Cathedral. Suitable for children aged 3-11 years old, arrive before 11.30am in order to complete all the activities. For more information call or visit the website.

Drama Llamas Summer Sessions

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Venue: Abbey Theatre, Westminster Lodge, St Albans, AL1 2DL

Date: 29-08-2014

Come and join in with Drama Llama Summer Sessions on Friday 29th August at 10.55am, for children 2-5 years old plus their siblings. Classes are 40 minutes long. £7.50 per class per child; £4 for siblings over 2 years old; £2 for siblings between 12-24 months. Email info@dramallamas.co.uk to book your place.

Museum of St Albans – Storytime For Under 7′s

Contact: Website / 01727 819340

Venue: Museum of St Albans, Hatfield Road, St Albans, AL1 3RR

Date: 31-08-2014

Storytime for Under 7′s at the Museum of St Albans will take a look at Captain Small Pig by Martin Waddell as well as craft activities and Children’s Book Award voting. 31st August 3pm-4pm. Just £1 or free to members of the St Albans Children’s Book Group. For more info visit the website.

St Albans Charity Mutt Show

Venue: Highfield Park Cricket Pitch, 59 Russet Dr, St Albans, AL4 0DB

Date: 06-09-2014

Why not enter your dog for the St Albans Charity Mutt Show on Saturday 6th September 2014 on Highfield Park Cricket Pitch (park at Charters Health Club). Registration is 12.30pm-2pm with classes from 2-4pm. What will you enter your dog for: Best Biscuit Catcher, Best Fancy Dress, Handsomest Dog or could you be the Best Handler under 14 years old?