Lightplay for Kids

Date: 02/08/2021 - 31/10/2021
Location: Ipswich Art Gallery, d’Arcy Doyle Place (Nicholas Street)
Time: 10:00 am     Daily

02 Aug 2021 – 31 Oct 2021

Enter the dazzling world of LightPlay where children can explore their artistic potential in an interactive space created especially for them! Play with overhead projectors and illuminated light boxes and discover what happens when light is cast on different materials. Explore transparency, reflection and shadow as well as other properties of light. See the Children’s Gallery transform into a constantly evolving light scape before your very eyes!

LightPlay embraces the philosophies of Reggio Emilia and REmida to provide a creative environment for young children which encourages collaborative play, experimentation and discovery-based learning.

Dates:Monday 2 August to Sunday 31 October 2021
Times:Weekday Drop-in Session: 2pm-5pm (no booking necessary outside of school holidays)
Weekends & School Holidays – 3 sessions each day: 10am-12pm | 12.30pm-2.30pm | 3pm-5pm 
(bookings essential for school holidays and weekends)
Bookings:Bookings essential for Weekends & School Holidays. Book via EventBrite
Age Group:All welcome. Recommended for children aged 3 – 8 years

Written by Tanya Nissen

Tanya is mum to two teenage girls and is the Production Manager for Kids on the Coast/ Kids in the City. She has experience working in the print & digital publishing industry for a number of years with skills in keeping the production schedule organised, social media and website design. When not being taxi-Mum to her girls, Tanya enjoys camping, reading, digital scrapbooking and boating.

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