Summer Family Fun Day

Saturday 14 July, 2018

Drama, games, crafts. LEGO, theatre, Bookbug and more …loads of free activities and entertainment for all the family!

Paisley Arts Centre

Bookbug sessions
11.00am – 11.30am, 3pm-3.30pm

Fun-filled stories, songs and rhymes for babies and children aged up to four years and their families.

The Worm: An Underground Adventure
11.30am and 2pm
Suitable for 3-7 years, Free but ticketed

Join Wilma and William, two nature lovers, on a journey underground as they discover a family of friendly, musical worms and their colourful miniature world. With laugh-out-loud songs, The Worm is a fun-filled musical tale guaranteed to make everyone giggle, wiggle and love the squirmy wonders beneath our feet. After the performance, the audience are invited to see some real worms in a specially designed wormery.

Tickets available on 0300 300 1210 or in person.

***** Broadway Baby
“…manages to keep its audience of teanies enthralled simply through some excellent storytelling”

Drama workshops
12.30pm-1pm, 1.15pm-1.45pm, 2.30pm-3pm and 3.15pm–3.45pm
Suitable for all ages, No booking required

Artist-in-Residence Clare McGarry will be running fun family drama workshops.  Open to all ages and suitable for children and their parents/carers to enjoy together! Clare is currently working on an inclusive theatre show for children, developed through engagement within the local community.  Come and get a taste of what the show is all about!

Walkabout theatre

Throughout the day
Suitable for all ages

Swap/Troc is an adventure by clown duo Corentin Boisset (France) and Sita Pieraccini (Scotland). The two desperately sashay their way through the no man’s land of the airport (streets of Paisley!) in search of what one lost and the other found. Swap/Troc is a spin on the mistaken identity scenario, combining traditional slapstick, clown and mime.

Paisley Museum

Family craft activities and trails
Pop along to Paisley Museum and join in our free fun family activities and trails. All welcome.

Paisley Central Library

LEGO Storytelling
11.00am – 12.30pm
Suitable for ages 6+ and their parents/carers

Come along and create stories with our LEGO kits. Use iPads to create your own LEGO movie.


Fun-filled stories, songs and rhymes for babies and children aged up to four years and their families.

Games workshops
Suitable for ages 10+

Join in our sessions using a selection of the more quirky and unusual board games.



0300 300 1210

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