For Young People

Sparks drawingWe offer three great opportunities for young people to get involved -
Young Harris for those aged 12-16, Sparks for 16-19 year olds and Harris Transformers for 14-21 year olds. You can find out about recent and forthcoming events here. Don't forget to also see what's happening in our Makerspace which offers actvities for all ages.

 

Creative Workshop: Paper-Cutting

Paper-cutting workshop

Sunday 17 February
Join us for this creative workshop aimed at everyone aged over 12 years and learn the craft of paper-cutting with artist Maryam Golubeva.

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Author Talk with Lauren James - UCLan Publishing: Children’s STEAM prize

Author Talk Children’s STEAM prize

Tuesday 19 February
Lauren's third novel The Loneliest Girl in the Universe has been shortlisted for UCLan Publishing's STEAM Book Prize which celebrates science, technology, engineering, arts and maths in fiction.

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Blanket: Live under the Moon

Blackpool cinematic rock act blanket poster

Special Event
Saturday 23 February 2019
Blackpool cinematic rock act Blanket will be performing their debut full length album How To Let Go in full under the Museum of the Moon.

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Young Harris

Aged 12-16? Want to get involved in a Saturday Art Club that is quirky, happy, friendly, unique and creative? Then why not come along and join us and make some new friends!

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Sparks

Still life with fans made by Sparks participants

Sparks is for all you young artists (and wannabee artists!) aged 16-24. It is a flexible programme exploring contemporary art and culture and is your chance to get involved with the Harris behind the scenes and influence the way the Harris does things.

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Harris Transformers

Photograph of young people at a Transformers meeting

After successfully securing funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund, the Harris Transformers group is running again with a new group of young people eager to help transform the Harris. 

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