What’s on for Kids and Families in Aberdeen City & Shire | 29th September – 5th October 2018

Looking for something to do over the next week with the kids in Aberdeen City & Shire, then why not check out one of these family friendly events?

** Mummy Mimi provides this page for information only and cannot guarantee accuracy. Events are subject to change and/or cancellation. If any doubt, please contact the event organisers for confirmation**

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Ferryhill Kids – Friday Fun! 

Organiser: Kids at Ferryhill Baby and Toddler Groups

Where: Ferryhill Parish Church, Fonthill Road, AB11 6UD Aberdeen

Date: 
Friday 28th September 2018
Time:  09:30AM-11:15AM

Description: Friday Fun is for toddlers to preschool.  It’s a volunteer-led group so please come along, help set up and chat to other parents/carers.  Babies are welcome too, just ask for some of the baby toys/equipment.

Session is £3 and snack is included for your child (please let the volunteers on the day know of any allergies).  This is a drop in group so no need to book in advance or block book.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/528889630872926/


Baby Carrier / Wrap Drop In Session – Inverurie 

Organiser: Close and Calm

Where: St.Andrews Church Hall, High Street, Inverurie 

Date:  Friday 28th September 2018
Time:  09:45AM-11:00AM

Description: We’re delighted to be able to hold a Baby Carrier Drop In Session every month in Inverurie

Feel free to bring your stretchy wrap from the Scottish Baby Box as we’d love to give you a hand.

There will be trained baby carrying advice from Jess Hippey, owner of Close and Calm, and a large selection of carriers and wraps available for trying and for hiring. Should you wish to go on to buy a carrier after this, please inform Jess as discount codes are available for customers.

We will charge a £2 entry fee to cover room hire, insurance and professional fees. Children are always welcome.

We’re very lucky to also have a breastfeeding peer supporter present at most meetings.

We’re a friendly, welcoming bunch and look forward to meeting you. Our hope is to try and build an informative and supportive community so the more the merrier.

You’re also always welcome to bring your own carriers for help too.

For more information about what a drop in session looks like see here: https://www.closeandcalm.co.uk/conversations/what-to-expect-drop-in

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1635910723196893/


Tarland Food & Music Festival 

Organiser: Tarland Food & Music Festival

Where: MacRobert Hall Live Theatre, The Square, AB34 4YL Tarland    

Date:  Friday 28th – Sunday 30th September 2018
Time:  04:00PM-06:00PM

Description: The date has been set for this year’s Tarland Food & Music Festival! We have lots of local produce, new acts, workshops & much more planned. Save the date and watch this space!!

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/197199570862075/


For the Adults… Inverurie Beer Festival Thainstone 2018 

Organiser: Inverurie Beer Festival

Where: Inverurie Beer Festival, Thainstone Exchange, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire AB51 5XZ

Date:  Friday 28th – Saturday 29th September 2018
Time:  06:00PM-00:00AM

Description: Inverurie Beer Festival 2018 @ Thainstone.

Inverurie Beer Festival is back due to popular demand for our 4th year at Thainstone!

When: 28th & 29th of September 2018

Where: Thainstone Exchange, Inverurie, AB51 5XZ

What: Great range of beers, ciders, gins, rum, prosecco, live music and street food – vendors to be confirmed.

Transport: We work with Stagecoach who provide extra buses- please see full details here- https://www.stagecoachbus.com/promos-and-offers/north-scotland/getting-there-with-stagecoach#tab3

Festival Sessions;

Friday 28th of September- 18:30 – 00:00 –

Saturday 29th of September- 12:00 – 17:30

Saturday 29th of September- 18:30 – 00:00

Ticket on sale now!

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/257323841733646/


The Dandara 5k Challenge – 2018 

Organiser: Friends of Hazlehead

Where: Hazlehead Park, Hazlehead Park, Aberdeen,  AB15 8BE

Date:  Saturday 29th September 2018
Time:  08:00AM-01:00PM

Description: Batten down the hatches for this years Dandara 5k Challenge!

Have you and your shipmates registered your space to join us for the eagerly anticipated Dandara 5k and family fun day on Saturday, September 29 here at Hazlehead Park!

With a Pirate theme this year for both adult and children’s races, runners can now register for the swashbuckling athletic event, with spaces available in the 5k, 2k and 1k children’s races, and the 600m fun run. There will even be some special prizes for the best dressed on the day!

Organisers, Dandara and Friends of Hazlehead aim to build on the thousands of pounds already raised in aid of the Friends of Hazlehead since the inaugural races were held in 2014.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/261820517993387/


Auchenblae Nearly New Sale 

Where: Auchenblae Village Hall, Laurencekirk, Aberdeenshire AB30 1WQ   

Date: Saturday 29th September 2018
Time: 09:00AM-11:00AM

Description: Preloved kids goods sale – toys, clothes, nursery equipment, games, sports, arts and crafts and lots more!

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/605192613181315/


September market 

Organiser: Belmont St Market Aberdeen

Where: Belmont Street, Aberdeen   

Date:  Saturday 29th September 2018
Time:  10:00AM-03:00PM

Description: A fantastic selection of food and drink as well as plants, crafts and more, all from local makers, growers and producers.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/482371735549454/


Balance Bikers, Crathes Hall, Banchory – Saturdays

Organiser: Balance Bikers

Where: Crathes Village Hall, Banchory

Date:  Saturday 29th September 2018
Time:  09:30AM-11:00AM

Description: Suitable for all children and abilities between the ages of 18 months old to 5 years old.  As British Cycling coaches we are experts in teaching children to ride.

Our sessions are FUN, CHALLENGING & PROGRESSIVE

Developing the riders CONFIDENCE is at the heart of what we do.

Whether you’re new to it all or riding well already, this is the session for you!

Please let us know if you’d like to borrow a bike and helmet

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/647535515626362/?event_time_id=647535642293016


Coastal Play 

Organiser: Bettridge Centre

Where: Bettridge Centre, Greystone Pl, Newtonhill, Aberdeenshire AB39 3UL

Date:  Saturday 29th September 2018
Time:  09:45AM-11:00AM

Description: Coastal Play is a children’s soft play area for children aged toddler to 10 (height restrictions will apply and take precedence over age).

 We provide a huge play area that includes 2 Bouncy Castles, one with slide, Soft Play Pods & Shapes, plus Bouncers, Inflatable Pitch and toddler area. It’s a great space for running around and letting off some steam – especially when the weather outside’s not so nice!

 Coastal Cafe provides a seating area where parents can see children at all times while enjoying a coffee and snack.

 Numbers are limited, so please call us on 01569 731320 to reserve your space.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1531831406962465/


Fraserburgh Hospital 50th Anniversary Open Day 

Organiser: NHS Grampian

Where: Fraserburgh Hospital, Aberdeenshire

Date:  Saturday 29th September 2018
Time:  11:00AM-03:00PM

Description: Fraserburgh Hospital 50th Anniversary Open Day Open Day – Saturday 29th September 11am – 3pm. All Welcome!

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/693439584339706/


Peterhead Seafood Festival 2018

Organiser: Peterhead Seafood Festival 2018

Where: Peterhead, Aberdeenshire  

Date:  Saturday 29th September 2018
Time:  12:00PM-05:00PM

Description: Over 40 stalls, a pop-up fish and chip shop, face painting, a small train and much more

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/239969460036677/


Harry Potter Movie Afternoon- Save The Date

Where: Victoria Hall, Ellon, Station Road, Ellon, Aberdeenshire AB41 9AY

Date:  Saturday 29th September 2018
Time:  01:00PM-04:30PM

Description: Save the Date..calling all Witches, Wizards, Squibs and Muggles. You are invited to an afternoon of Harry Potter fun, watching the movie the Philosopher’s Stone. Have your photo taken with some owls from the owlery( aka Bob’s Buddies) glitter tattoos, chocolate tombola incase of dementor attack and more! Muggle snacks and drinks will be available from the trolley. Dress code- Muggle attire or robes and wands. This is to raise funds for Ellon Meadows under ’15s Muggle football team to attend a tournament in Barcelona.

Ticket price is £6.50, once all details confirmed re ticket sales etc, formal event page will be posted.

Hope to see some of you there.. absolutely no Death eaters will be permitted entry (please do not be offended if we ask to check your arm!)

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/181658882501393/


Me Too Club Stay & Play Session for Children with ASN & families 

Organiser: Me Too  Sc045895

Where: ME TOO, Enterprise Business Centre, Admiral Court, Poyernook Road, AB11  

Date:  Saturday 29th September 2018
Time:  02:00PM-04:00PM

Description: Stay & Play Session for children with Additional Support needs & their families.

We will have Bouncy Castle & some soft play equipment in big hall.

Some arts & crafts, lego, puzzles through in cafe area (pictures on event so you can see set up)

Snack & drink provided also Tea & Coffee for parents/carers

Cost: Donation to Me Too!

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/205178960148588/?event_time_id=205178986815252


Room on the Broom 

Organiser: Leith Hall Gardens & Estate

Where: Leith Hall Gardens & Estate, Kennethmont, Huntly, Aberdeenshire AB54 4NQ

Date:  Saturday 29th September 2018
Time:  02:00PM-04:00PM

Description: Room on the Broom is back! Come along on the 29th and 30th of September and help the animals find the witches lost objects.

Are you a bird, dog, cat or frog? Make a mask of your favourite character!

Storytelling throughout the day – can you help Leith Hall’s resident witch cast a spell?

Tickets are £3 per child, accompanying adults go free.

Tickets can be bought online at: https://nts.cloudvenue.co.uk/roomonthebroom1

Morning session 10am till 1pm. Afternoon session 2pm till 4pm. Please leave 90 minutes to complete all the activities.

Hope to see you there!

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/463576947487944/?event_time_id=463576964154609


AHTT Food Mela 

Organiser: Aberdeen Hindu Temple Trust – AHTT

Where: Mile End Primary School, AB15 5 Aberdeen 

Date:  Saturday 29th September 2018
Time:  05:00PM-08:00PM

Description: This event is a cultural expression of traditional food from south-east Asian countries. Expect a huge array of tasty, delicious and exotic food; Feast over 30 different stalls.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/674017392968424/


We Are Aberdeen 2018 

Organiser: Aberdeen Arts Centre

Where: Aberdeen Arts Centre, 33 King Street, AB24 5AA Aberdeen

Date:  Saturday 29th September 2018
Time:  07:00PM-10:00PM

Description: Get your tickets today! Every seat number will be entered into a raffle to win 2 FREE TICKETS to ‘Affa Fine Cheese and Wine Aberdeen’ – a prize worth £50!

Following the success of the pilot event hosted at Aberdeen Arts Centre last year, We are Aberdeen 2018‚ is going to be a vibrant and exciting showcase of some of Aberdeen’s best up and coming talent across a wide range of art forms.

All proceeds from the event will go to the STV Appeal to support local vulnerable children and young people throughout Scotland. The community spirit and generous atmosphere shared amongst the audience and the performers is something special that’s not to be missed!

Join us on Saturday 29th September at 7pm for an evening of incredible local talent. Tickets are just £10 standard/£7 concession.

A great cause & a great city. Purchase your tickets here:

www.aberdeenartscentre.com/september

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/282717555677646/


Aberdeen Lynx v Dundee Comets

Organiser: Aberdeen Lynx Ice Hockey Team

Where: Linx Ice Arena, Beach Promenade, AB245NR Aberdeen

Date: Saturday 29th September 2018
Time: 07:00PM-10:00PM

Description: Aberdeen Lynx take on the Dundee Comets in the East Conference of the Stuart Robertson Cup.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/244117932968050/


Our Changing Planet 

Organiser: Aberdeen Science Centre

Where: Aberdeen Science Centre, 179 Constitution Street, Aberdeen AB24 5TU

Date:  Wednesday 26th September – Saturday 6th October 2018
Time:  10:00AM-05:00PM

Description: Our Changing Planet is Aberdeen Science Centre’s upcoming public theme!

Climate change affects us all, with human activity causing the Earth to get warmer in the last 100 years.

Our Earth is not feeling well, so come and help us at Aberdeen Science Centre to see how to make our Earth feel better. Discover through hands-on, interactive shows and workshops why climate change matters and the effects climate change can have on us in years to come.

Come and chat to some climate change experts from different local organisations to find out more!

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2154313954843397/?event_time_id=2154314088176717


Apple Sunday 

Organiser: Pitmedden Garden

Where: Pitmedden Garden, Pitmedden, Aberdeenshire AB41 7PD

Date:  Sunday 30th September 2018
Time:  10:30AM-04:30PM

Description: Join the celebrations of another harvest at Pitmedden Garden!

Our famous apples and pears will be on sale along with other local produce and various craft producers. Free entry to sales tents 11:00 – 16:30.

Within the usual entry price, we will have live music and entertainment from 11:30 – 16:00. Rangers will be hosting mini-walks in the Walled Garden for children and there will be giant lawn games, vintage tractors and other entertainment.

There will be a special event car parking charge of £3 regardless of membership status.

NTS admission prices apply for entry into the Walled Garden and Tearoom.

Free entry to sales tents only.

More information on https://www.nts.org.uk/pitmeddengarden

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1994658740746784/


80’s neon workout – a SHMU Fundraiser 

Organiser: Station House Media Unit

Where: The Palm Court Hotel, 81 Seafield Road, AB15 7YX

Date:  Sunday 30th September 2018
Time:  11:00AM-12:00PM

Description: Have you been looking for the perfect ocassion to wear your favourite shell suit? Well look no further because we have the event for you!

The Palm Court are hosting a very unique fundraiser – a non-stop 80’s workout! It only costs £8 for an hour’s workout lead by Emma, one of Aberdeen’s Clubbercise instructors! Though normally Emma leads workouts to 90’s club classics, this time we will all be working up a sweat to all your favourite 80’s tunes chosen by shmuFM’s resident King of the Eighties, David Ironside!

Whether you just want to support us with a ticket, or get sponsored to take part – come along and have some fun while helping to raise funds for our Paving the Way to Woodside campaign! We still need vital funds to ensure we can provide new studios, equipment, furniture and supplies to our volunteers and programme participants – and by attending one of our events, you can help us reach our target! We hope to see you there!

Click on the link to get your ticket, or to create your own BT MyDonate sponsorship page!

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1864364640317290/


Afternoon Tea Party 

Where: Victoria Hall, Station Road, Ellon, Aberdeen AB41 9AY   

Date:  Sunday 30th September 2018
Time:  01:00PM-04:00PM

Description: Ellon Primary School Parent Council invite you to join us for a Super-Cali-Fragilistic-Expiali-Docious fun filled afternoon.  The afternoon will have a Mary Poppins theme in anticipation of the release of the new film coming out later this year.

The afternoon activities will include:

Afternoon Tea Refreshments

Face-painting & Glitter Tattoos

Crafts & Games

Raffle

Adults £8.50   Children £6

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1694024517384329/


Kids Karaoke 

Organiser: The Abergeldie BAR

Where: The Abergeldie BAR, 504 Holburn Street, AB10 7 Aberdeen

Date:  Sunday 30th September 2018
Time:  01:00PM-05:00PM

Description: Kids Karaoke

Starts 30/09/18 1pm to 5pm. Then every 2nd week……

Roasts and Basket Suppers Served.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1679481665495955/?event_time_id=1679481685495953


Ferryhill Kids – Monday Group 

Organiser: Kids at Ferryhill Baby and Toddler Groups

Where: Ferryhill Parish Church, Fonthill Road, Aberdeen AB11 6UD

Date:  Monday 1st October 2018
Time:  09:30AM-11:15AM

Description: Monday Group is for crawling babies and older. It’s a volunteer-led group and everyone helps out.  The more hands the lighter the work!

It’s an informal setting for parents/carers to relax in whilst little ones play with a different array of toys/equipment or take part in craft activities.

Session is £3 and snack is included for your child (please let the volunteers on the day know of any allergies). This is a drop in group so no need to book in advance or block book.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/286562228608115/


Balance Bikers at Hazlehead – Tuesdays

Organiser: Balance Bikers

Where: Hazlehead Park, Hazlehead Park, Aberdeen AB15 8BE

Date:  Tuesday 2nd October 2018
Time:  10:00AM-11:15AM

Description: Suitable for all children and abilities between the ages of 18 months old to 5 years old. As British Cycling coaches we are experts in teaching children to ride.

Our sessions are FUN, CHALLENGING & PROGRESSIVE

Developing the riders CONFIDENCE is at the heart of what we do.

Whether you’re new to it all, or riding well already, this is the session for you!

Please let us know if you’d like to borrow a bike and helmet

The session is held by Groats Road and not within Hazlehead Park.  We will meet near a small car park near the site of the former caravan park.  This is near the entrance to Harlaw Academy Playing Fields, accessed from Groats Road.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/484844351943273/?event_time_id=484844395276602


Creators Club at Kincorth Library 

Organiser: Aberdeen City Libraries

Where: Kincorth Library, Aberdeen   

Date:  Tuesday 2nd October 2018
Time:  03:30PM-04:15PM

Description: Let’s build together with themed creative sessions this Autumn & Winter.

Age 8-11 years.

Booking Essential.

To book, call 01224 872572 or email KincorthLibrary@aberdeencity.gov.uk

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/240171379989689/


Ferryhill Kids – Babies and Crawlers (Wednesdays) 

Organiser: Kids at Ferryhill Baby and Toddler Groups

Where: Ferryhill Parish Church, Fonthill Road, AB11 6UD, Aberdeen

Date:  Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Time:  09:30AM-11:15AM

Description: Wednesday is the Baby Group, come along and help set up.  Chat to other parents/carers whilst your babies play and interact with one another.  It’s suitable for newborns to crawlers.

£3 per session and it’s a drop in group so no need to book in advance.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1767924926626209/?event_time_id=1767924979959537


Creator’s Club at Children’s Library 

Organiser: Aberdeen City Libraries

Where: Central Library, Rosemount Viaduct, AB25 1GW Aberdeen    

Date:  Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Time:  04:00PM-05:15PM

Description: Let’s build together with themed creative sessions this Autumn and Winter. Age 8-11 years. Booking essential.

To book a place, call 01224 652507 or email LibraryEvents@aberdeencity.gov.uk.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/302007667284651/


Balance Bikers at Westburn Park – Thursdays 

Organiser: Balance Bikers

Where: Westburn Park, AB25 3 Aberdeen

Date:  Thursday 4th October 2018
Time:  10:00AM-11:15AM

Description: Suitable for all children and abilities between the ages of 18 months old to 5 years old.

As British Cycling coaches we are experts in teaching children to ride.

Our sessions are FUN, CHALLENGING & PROGRESSIVE

Developing the riders CONFIDENCE is at the heart of what we do.

Whether you’re new to it all, or riding well already, this is the session for you!

Please let us know if you’d like to borrow a bike and helmet

We will meet behind the playpark and skatepark within Westburn Park

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/477867759306156/?event_time_id=477867822639483


Ferryhill Kids – Friday Fun! 

Organiser: Kids at Ferryhill Baby and Toddler Groups

Where: Ferryhill Parish Church, Fonthill Road, Aberdeen AB11 6UD

Date:  Friday 5th October 2018
Time:  09:30AM-11:15AM

Description: Friday Fun is for toddlers to pre-school.  It’s a volunteer-led group so please come along, help set up and chat to other parents/carers.  Babies are welcome too, just ask for some of the baby toys/equipment.

Session is £3 and snack is included for your child (please let the volunteers on the day know of any allergies).  This is a drop in group so no need to book in advance or block book.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/528889630872926/?event_time_id=528889690872920


Tinytalk Baby Sign Language 

Organiser: TinyTalk Aberdeen City

Where:  Cults Kirk Centre, AB15 9TD 

Date:  Thursday 4th October 2018
Time:  10:00AM-11:00AM

Description: A great way to relax and meet new friends while learning and having fun with your baby at the same time.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/tinytalk.dianas/


Messy Play Sessions – Cove 

Organiser: Messy Moments

Where: Altens Community Centre, Strathburn Street, AB12 3SE Aberdeen    

Date:  Friday 5th October 2018
Time: 10:00AM-11:00AM

Description: Come join in the messy fun! Spaghetti, jelly, rice, ice cream and lots more.

Please arrive 15 minutes early for sign in. We hope to see you soon
£5.50 per child /£3.50 per sibling/friend when booked with a full paying child, per session. Only £30/£50 when booking all 6 sessions.

Book via private messaging us or emailing fun@messymoments.co.uk.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1694392633977581/?event_time_id=1694392663977578


The Greatest Showman singalong movie

Organiser: Bettridge Centre

Where: Bettridge Centre, Greystone Pl, Newtonhill, Aberdeenshire AB39 3UL

Date: Friday 5th October 2018
Time:  07:00PM-00:00AM

Description: Come along and sing your hearts out to this popular film – BYOB, raffle and party games.

All tickets £5, available from the centre or online via the NEAT website http://neatshows.co.uk/event/the-greatest-showman-sing-along-edition/

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/268035703828874/


Don’t forget you can also check out our events calendar for planning ahead with events in Aberdeen City & Shire.

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