For Young People

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Events & Activities for Young People
We also offer great opportunities for young people to get involved in our Young Harris, Sparks and Harris Transformers activities. Find out more here.

 

 

 

 

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Preston Pulse Celebration Day Call Out for Performers

Performers at Preston Pulse

Call out is now open! 

Complete the Preston Pulse Community Celebration performer registration form to become a performer at the Preston Pulse Community Celebration day on Saturday 27 July 2019 on Preston Flag Market and inside the Harris Museum.

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Curator Tour with Garth Gratrix: G R A F T

 Photograph of Garth Gatrix artist and curator GRAFT a show of UK young artists

Saturday 18 May
Sieze this brilliant opportunity to meet one of the Curators behind our latest contemporary art exhibition G R A F T.

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Sampling & Music Technology Workshop

Photo of Sampling & Music Technology Workshop

Monday 27 May 
Various times
These sessions are designed for those that want to try their hand at making beats, using synths and looping.

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Meet the author: Onjali Rauf

The Author - Onjali Q. Rauf

Saturday 8 June
11:00am – 12:30pm & 1:30pm – 3pm
We are excited to welcome author of The Boy at the Back of the Class and winner of The Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2019 and Blue Peter Book Award 2019, Onjali Rauf.

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Look & Learn: Calligraphy Talks, Demonstrations and Workshops

Writing - Making Your Mark

Wednesday 26 June (National Writing day)
Join Calligraphy Lancashire for a series of talks and demonstrations looking into the beautiful world of calligraphy.

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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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