7 events for children

7 events for children

Looking for Refugee Festival Scotland events for children? Here are 7 free, family-friendly activities to keep the kids entertained.

1. Welcome to Our Zoom Club

The kids from Serve2020 in Paisley invite you to join them for a special edition of their weekly Zoom Club for fun, games, songs and more.

Tuesday 15 June 2021, 5pm

2. Glasgow’s Welcome

Join Refuweegee for a bedtime reading of Jennifer T. Doherty’s fantastic book, Glasgow’s Welcome, shared by various storytellers in Arabic, English and Gaelic.

Wednesday 16 June 2021, 7- 8pm

3. Wee Welcome Special

An English language support session for families with young children. Meet people from around the world who now live in Scotland to chat, exchange ideas and take part in child-friendly activities like singing, storytelling and arts and crafts.

Friday 18 June 2021, 11:15-12.15

4. Porridge And Play Children Say Hey!

To celebrate Refugee Festival Scotland, children from the Licketyspit community invite their friends, classmates and other new families to join a fun-filled taster session designed by them!

Saturday, 19 June, 11pm

5. ESOLperth family fun day

Join Scots old and new at Perth’s North Inch for table tennis, football, volleyball and children’s races!

Saturday 19 June 2021, 12:00

6. Create kick drums in your kitchen

Jenny Tingle from Music Broth proves that making music really is for everyone. Tune in and learn how to create the sounds of a drum kit using items that can be found around the house.

Saturday 19 June, 5.30-6.30pm

7. Kas Kids

Children from refugee backgrounds – and the wider community – are invited to join this virtual gathering to meet, share their stories and talk about their experience of coming to Scotland.

Saturday 19 June, 6pm

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