What’s on for Kids and Families in Aberdeen City & Shire | 2nd – 8th February 2019

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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Dance Energy Aberdeen: Crazy Inflatable Party (Ages 13-17) 

Organiser: Dance Energy U18’s Clubbing

Where: The Shack Aberdeen, 56 Justice Mill Lane, AB11 6EP

Date: Friday 1st February 2019 Time:  06:30PM-09:30PM

Description: Our first ever CRAZY INFLATABLE PARTY is coming to Aberdeen on Friday 1st February

Tickets are on sale NOW www.skiddle.com/e/13399510/?skrep=2476861

EXPECT:

MASSIVE CONFETTI BLOWERS

HUNDREDS OF INFLATABLES

BONKERS BALLOON DROP

DANCE ENERGY DJ’S

GIVEAWAYS

& SO MUCH MORE

FOR TICKETS & INFO GO TO www.danceenergy.co.uk

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DUE TO DEMAND ADVANCE TICKETS ARE HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2104279406262011/


First Coastal Play of 2019! 

Organiser: Bettridge Centre

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

Date:  Saturday 2nd February 2019 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/2015955825371296/


Clothes swap

 Organiser: F o o d S t o r y

Where: F o o d S t o r y, 13 – 15 Thistle Street, AB10 1XZ Aberdeen

Date: Saturday 2nd February 2019 Time:  10:00AM-06:00PM

Description: Foodstory wants to welcome you to our second ever Clothes Swap event!

We are accepting clothes donations, until Thursday the 31st of January. Everyone who donates items will be receiving an email with extra details of benefits and a VIP pre-view!

The event will run from 10am to 6pm on a token based system. All visitors will receive 3 tokens, that can be exchanged for items of clothing available. At 5pm we will allow people to take unlimited items from the swap. All left over clothing will be donated to the YMCA Charity Store on Skene Street, who are supporting our event!

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/551494875324678/


Farm Tour & meet the ponies

Organiser: World Horse Welfare Belwade Farm

Where: World Horse Welfare Belwade Farm, Belwade Farm, Dess, Aboyne,  AB34 5BJ

 Date:  Saturday 2nd February 2019 Time: 01:00PM-02:00PM

Description: Find out more about the work of the charity, the role that Belwade Farm plays and the horses and ponies currently in our care.

Tours last about an hour and your tour guide will take you around the farm, including some areas not accessible to the public.

Please come dressed in appropriate outdoor clothing and footwear.

To come along please book tickets in advance by following the ticketing link.

For further information or to book a table for lunch please call 013398 85398 or email lisagardiner@worldhorsewelfare.org

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/240119253587908/


Aberdeen City Centre Free Walking Tour with Scot Free Tours 

Organiser: Scot Free Tours Aberdeen

Where: Mercat Cross, Castle St, Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB11 5HP

Date:  Saturday 2nd February 2019 Time:  01:00PM-03:30PM

Description: Learn about Aberdeen’s history and colourful characters, from pirates to Lord Byron, in this free two and a half hour walking tour around the city centre.

Interested in learning more about Aberdeen? In this tour you will see the highlights of Aberdeen city centre, while you find out about Aberdeen’s social history, its quirky inhabitants and how it got to where it is today.

All tours start from the Mercat Cross in the Castlegate. Walk-ups are welcome but to guarantee your place, reserve a space on our website. The tours are free. Donations are welcome.

Private tours are available on request. Just contact us at scotfreetoursaberdeen@gmail.com.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/322824971827315/?event_time_id=373731126736699


Samaritans: Walk the Talk 

Organiser: Peanut Butter Events

Where: Duthie Park, Aberdeen  

Date: Saturday 2nd February 2019 Time:  02:30PM-06:00PM

Description: We are thrilled to bring to you a great event with a great message. ‘Walk the Talk’ sponsored walk in aid of Samaritans, Aberdeen. The event will be aimed towards raising awareness of mens mental health & the samaritans charity!

We are working closely with the Aberdeen branch to bring the best walk possible.

The walk begins at Duthie Park leading out to cults along the old railway line and then back to the Duthie Park. It is approximately 6.5 miles in length and takes in average 2 hours. The route is flat so is accessible for all. Children and animals welcome!

To sign-up for the event, all you have to do is either facebook message the Peanut Butter Events page or email: @peanutbutter.events@outlook.com  with the following details…

Step 1: Send us a message with your name and any other walkers included in your group. Please, also tell us your t-shirt size and others in your groups t-shirt sizes.

Step 2: We will email you back with details which you can make payment to with a reference number which must be included within your payment. Keep note of this reference, you will be asked for it on the day of the walk.

Step 3: You’re signed up!

Costs:

£15 standard adult (16+)

£10 standard child (0-15)

£50 group package (4 walkers)

Donations can be made through our giving page, All walkers will be encouraged to promote the giving page, as a form of sponsorship. All donations and sponsorship will then go directly to Aberdeen Samaritans; a link can be found below:

https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/PeanutButterPromotions

HAPPY WALKING

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/472011963322524/


Bounce for Luca at Jump In Aberdeen 

Organiser: Go LUCA Go

Where: Jump In Trampoline Parks: Aberdeen, Craigshaw Road West Tullos Industrial Estate, Aberdeen,  AB12 3AP 

Date: Saturday 2nd February 2019 Time:  09:00AM-10:00AM

Description: Jump In have kindly let us have an hour to raise funds for Go Luca Go.  Tickets are priced at £5 in advance and can be bought from the Portlethen Primary office, or by contacting the Go Luca Go Facebook page.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1952039934894441/


Health and Wellbeing Fayre 

Organiser: North East Health and Wellness Events

Where: Fraserburgh Leisure Centre, Seaforth Street, North Links, Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire AB439

Date:  Sunday 3rd February 2019 Time:  10:00AM-04:00PM

Description: Here we have our second day in Fraserburgh. The venue is lovely, the therapists amazing, the stalls interesting, so well worth a visit.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/740507442995471/


Free Taster!

Organiser: Water Babies

Where: The Aberdeen Altens Hotel, Souterhead Road, Aberdeen AB12 3LF

Date:  Sunday 3rd February 2019 Time:  01:00PM-04:00PM

Description: Come along to our FREE TASTER on Sunday 3rd February @ 1pm.

The taster is suitable for babies aged 12 weeks to 12 months.

Please call the office on 01382690425 to book on. 🙂

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2231598853747231/


YogaBellies for Pregnancy 

Organiser: YogaBellies Aberdeen North East

Where: Urban Wellness Hub, 6 Balgownie Drive, Aberdeen AB22 8FD

Date:  Sunday 3rd February 2019 Time:  07:00PM-08:15PM

Description: YogaBellies for Pregnancy class, booking essential.  Email leah@yogabellies.co.uk and I’ll get all of the information to you 🙂

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/319508942181778/?event_time_id=319509095515096


Mud Pies on Monday afternoons 

Organiser: Mud Pies

Where: Hazlehead Park, Aberdeen – the small swing park on Groats Road in between Hazlehead Academy and the rugby pitch.   

Date:  Monday 4th February 2019 Time: 01:00PM-02:30PM

Description: Engaging weekly woodland classes for 2 to 5 year olds to discover nature and play and explore outdoors!

Come for a dose of Vitamin N(autre) to this 5 week course and explore a secret wood in Hazlehead Park! Hopefully play in the snow, squelch in mud, jump off rocks and in leaves, climb mountains, make things, AND have cosy drinks and biscuits outdoors!

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1133156230184632/?event_time_id=1133156250184630


Creators Club at Kaimhill Library 

Organiser: Aberdeen City Libraries

Where: Kaimhill Library, Aberdeen AB10 7HR

Date:  Monday 4th February 2019 Time: 03:30PM-04:15PM

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

To book, call 01224 498160.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/995413830669782/?event_time_id=995413837336448


Creators Club at Kincorth Library 

Organiser: Aberdeen City Libraries

Where: Kincorth Library, Provost Watt Drive, Aberdeen, AB12 5NA

Date:  Tuesday 5th February 2019 Time:  03:30PM-04:15PM

Description: Let‚Äôs build together with themed creative sessions this New Year. Age 8-11 years. Booking essential.

To book, call 01224 872572.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/276825106521634/?event_time_id=276825116521633


FACE OFF Bridge of Don Class 2019 

Organiser: FACE OFF

Where: Lord Provost Alex Collie Sports Centre, AB22 8PE, Aberdeen 

Date: Tuesday 5th February 2019 Time:  07:00PM-08:00PM

Description: Face Off Is a programme aimed at teaching children and young people how to react, confidently and responsibly, towards anyone they have an awkward relationship with at home, at school, in the street or online.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/523668374804061/?event_time_id=523668548137377


Baby Discover at Danestone CC 

Organiser: The Creation Station Aberdeen North and Shire

Where: Danestone Community centre, Fairview St, Danestone, AB22 8 Aberdeen   

Date:  Wednesday 6th February 2019 Time:  10:00AM-10:45AM

Description: Baby Discover is a unique baby learning & development experience with inspiring creative play, sensory activities, music & treasured artworks.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/213967669524478/?event_time_id=213967676191144


Parent and baby yoga 

Organiser: Jaybee Yoga Classes

Where: Foodstory, 13-15 Thistle Street, AB10 1XZ Aberdeen  

Date:  Wednesday 6th February 2019 Time: 10:10AM-10:55AM

Description: A yoga class especially for new parents and babies from 8 weeks upwards to not yet crawling. The class includes lots of lovely postures for both you and your baby. It’s a great way to bond with your baby and meet other parents in a relaxed environment. The class has some clothed baby massage and baby yoga which help your baby to sleep and really helps with digestion and requires no previous experience.

 You just need yourself and baby in comfortable clothes, a blanket and a mat if you have one. The class runs every Wednesday at 10.10am-10.55am and cost £6 per class and runs upstairs in Foodstory cafe on Thistle street so perfect place to have a coffee and chat after class. Feel free to stop to breastfeed, bottle feed and change nappies anytime during class.

Please pre book your space with me so I know how many to expect and if you know any new mums or dads please pass on the details

I also have padded flooring for the rollers so they can be free to show us their new cool tricks

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/767285836960470/?event_time_id=767707650251622


Little Explorers at Danestone CC 

Organiser: The Creation Station Aberdeen North and Shire

Where: Danestone Community centre, Fairview St, Danestone, AB22 8 Aberdeen   

Date:  Wednesday 6th February 2019 Time:  11:15AM-12:00PM

Description: Our award winning ‚Little Explorers‚ art classes for toddlers and preschool children provide the perfect solution for all your child’s creativity needs, with no stress or mess for you!

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/563018810791466/?event_time_id=563018820791465


Creators Club at Woodside Library 

Organiser: Aberdeen City Libraries

Where: Woodside Library, 356 Clifton Rd, AB24 4DX Aberdeen 

Date:  Wednesday 6th February 2019 Time:  03:30PM-04:15PM

Description: Let‚Äôs build together with themed creative sessions this New Year. Age 8-11 years. Booking essential.

To book, call 01224 484534.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2146539848714457/?event_time_id=2146539855381123


Creators Club at Children’s Library 

Organiser: Aberdeen City Libraries

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

Date:  Wednesday 6th February 2019 Time:  04:00PM-05:15PM

Description: Let’s build together with themed creative sessions this New year.

Age 8-11 years. Booking essential.

To book, call 01225 652507 or email childrenslibrary@aberdeencity.gov.uk.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/339899036601671/?event_time_id=339899043268337


Movie Night – Frozen 

Organiser: The Sitting Room

Where: The Sitting Room, Unit 6, The Green, Berrymuir Road, Portlethen, AB12 4UN Aberdeen    

Date:  Wednesday 6th February 2019 Time:  05:30PM-08:30PM

Description: Movie Night returns with Frozen

Kids under 12 £6

Adults £9

Tickets to be paid at reservation

Includes basket supper, bottomless draught juice & popcorn!

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2182720818711727/


Messy Moments – Messy Play Sessions: Bridge of Don, Aberdeen 

Organiser: Messy Moments

Where: Danestone Community centre, Fairview St, Danestone, AB22 8 Aberdeen 

Date: Thursday 7th February 2019 Time:  10:00AM-11:00AM

Description: Messy Moments – Messy Play Sessions: Bridge of Don, Aberdeen

Bookings now open. Come and join us for lots of messy play fun, from spaghetti to colourful custard to crunchy cereal! We offer a variety of sensory/messy play activities for your little ones to explore.

Our classes are suitable from ages 4 months old to 4 years old, older siblings welcome and we can also provide a sand art craft activity if they would prefer.

We offer block bookings or single session booking options, these are our prices below:

Single Session: £6.50

Sibling Single Session: £4.50

Block Booking (All 4 sessions): £25

Sibling Block Booking: £17

All Sessions must be pre-booked, please do not just turn up to a class, as we may not have any spaces available. If you have any questions or would like to get booked in, please do not hesitate to get in touch via messaging our Facebook page www.facebook.com/MessyMomentsFun/ or emailing us fun@messymoments.co.uk

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2225121361036076/?event_time_id=2225121367702742


The Critter Keeper @ Bourtree Pre-School 

Organiser: Bourtree Pre-School Parents Page

Where: Bourtree Hall, Portlethen, Berrymuir Road, AB124 Aberdeen 

Date:  Thursday 7th February 2019 Time:  10:00AM-11:00AM

Description: TICKETS AVAILABLE FROM MONDAY 14th JANUARY 2019

We are very excited to welcome the wonderful Critter Keeper back to Bourtree on the morning of Thursday 7th February 2019 (the start of the February half term break) – we hope to see you all there!

This event is open to anyone so please spread the word to your friends and families – though tickets will be limited!

There is one show (possibly two if there is enough demand) –

Show 1 – 10.00 am to 11.00 am

There will be some snacks and light refreshments available to purchase also on the day.

Many thanks in advance for your support!

Tickets £5 per person (Under 2’s FREE) and can be purchased from Bourtree Preschool between 9.30am – 12 noon Mon – Fri or by contacting 07984 191427

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/223775448568210/


Mud Pies on Thursday mornings 

Organiser: Mud Pies

Where: Countesswells Wood, AB15 8QD   

Date:  Thursday 7th February 2019 Time:  10:00AM-11:30AM

Description: Engaging activity classes for 2 to 5 year olds to discover nature and play and explore outdoors!

Come for an adventure around the lovely Countesswells Woods. Look for red squirrels, find our resident ladybirds hibernating for the winter, have cosy drinks and biscuits for snack and make things to take home!

Thursdays 10 January to 14 February, 10am to 11.30am – 6 weeks

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/801901090202756/?event_time_id=801901106869421


The Crafters Roadshow 

Organiser: The Crafters Roadshow

Where: Union Square Aberdeen, Union Square, Guild Square, Aberdeen,  AB11 5RG 

Date:  Friday 8th – Sunday 10th February 2019 Time:  09:00AM-07:00PM

Description: Join The Makers for a Valentines Weekend at Union Square Aberdeen from Friday 8th-Sunday 10th February 2019. We’re bringing you the very best in handmade goods from the best makers selling everything from art, candles, jewelry, accessories, modern home decor and much much more!

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1472457002888830/


Messy Moments – Messy Play Sessions: Cove Bay, Aberdeen 

Organiser: Messy Moments

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

Date: Friday 8th February 2019 Time:  10:00AM-11:00AM

Description: Messy Moments – Messy Play Sessions: Cove Bay, Aberdeen

Bookings now open. Come and join us for lots of messy play fun, from spaghetti to colourful custard to crunchy cereal! We offer a variety of sensory/messy play activities for your little ones to explore.

Our classes are suitable from ages 4 months old to 4 years old, older siblings welcome and we can also provide a sand art craft activity if they would prefer.

We offer block bookings or single session booking options, these are our prices below:

Single Session: £6.50

Sibling Single Session: £4.50

Block Booking (All 4 sessions): £25

Sibling Block Booking: £17

All Sessions must be pre-booked, please do not just turn up to a class, as we may not have any spaces available. If you have any questions or would like to get booked in, please do not hesitate to get in touch via messaging our Facebook page www.facebook.com/MessyMomentsFun/ or emailing us fun@messymoments.co.uk

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/210916096518251/?event_time_id=210916099851584


Bird Feeding Workshop

 Organiser: World Horse Welfare Belwade Farm

Where: World Horse Welfare Belwade Farm, Belwade Farm, Dess, Aboyne,  AB34 5BJ 

Date:  Friday 8th February 2019 Time:  01:00PM-02:30PM

Description: Winter is here and on the farm we feed the birds who live within our magical woodland during the winter months.

We would love you to join us and help us fill up our Belwade Bird Feeders and use our bird spotting sheet to see which species you can see on the farm.

You will be able to make your very own bird feeder while you are here, which you can take home to feed the birds in your garden.

To finish the workshop we will return indoors for a crafty fun.

Full materials will be provided.  Children to be accompanied by an adult at all times.  Please come wearing appropriate outdoor clothing and footwear.

Price £4 per person

To book spaces click on the ticketing link.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/560864501045931/


Aberdeen City Centre Free Walking Tour with Scot Free Tours 

Organiser: Scot Free Tours Aberdeen

Where: Mercat Cross, Castle St, Aberdeen, AB11 5HP, Aberdeen,   

Date:  Friday 8th February 2019 Time:  01:00PM-03:30PM

Description: Learn about Aberdeen’s history and colourful characters, from pirates to Lord Byron, in this free two and a half hour walking tour around the city centre.

Interested in learning more about Aberdeen? In this tour you will see the highlights of Aberdeen city centre, while you find out about Aberdeen’s social history, its quirky inhabitants and how it got to where it is today.

All tours start from the Mercat Cross in the Castlegate. Walk-ups are welcome but to guarantee your place, reserve a space on our website. The tours are free. Donations are welcome.

Private tours are available on request. Just contact us at scotfreetoursaberdeen@gmail.com.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/322824971827315/?event_time_id=373731116736700


The Greatest Showman Singalong Experience & Film Showing 

Organiser: Royal British Legion Scotland – Oldmeldrum Branch

Where: Royal British Legion Oldmeldrum, Aberdeen AB51 0 

Date:  Friday 8th February 2019 Time:  06:30PM-09:30PM

Description: The Greatest Showman!

Singalong experience and film showing at The Royal British Legion Oldmeldrum Branch!

You have all seen the film, you all know the songs so come and join us and have a good sing along!

Tickets – £2.50 per child (includes Hot chocolate with marshmallows and a cake.

Free Entry for parents – Tea & Coffee available.

Tickets are available to purchase from the Legion. Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/236520273916020/


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

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