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Filmosophy For Families
Join Showroom Workstation in Sheffield for Filmosophy for Families, a season of films and fun, interactive philosophy sessions designed to get the whole family engaged in answering some of life’s biggest questions. From friendship to hope, prejudice to fame, they’re taking a philosophical voyage through some of the most curious and intriguing kids’ films to discuss the issues that matter most to us, all led by experienced philosophers from Thinking Space. From cult classics to old favouritesvia heart-warming tales and beautifully animated documentariesthere’s something for children and young people of all ages, with a whole host of intriguing themes and topics to get those philosophical brains whirring. Spend some quality family time together this July, getting lost in the curious world of cinema and philosophy with Filmosophy for Families at the Showroom! These events are part of Film Feels Curious, a UK-wide cinema season, supported by the National Lottery and BFI Film Audience Network. Explore all films and events at Showroom Cinema, Sheffield | Film Feels or visit the Showroom website at Filmosophy for Families - Showroom Workstation - Sheffield
Thursday 16th of June 2022Read More
Royal Jubilee Song Writing Challenge
To celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee, Doncaster Stories has set a new challenge for Doncaster Schools! Phil has created the below video to help schools write a song for the Queen. We're changing the lyrics from the Christmas carol 12 days of Christmas to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II spending 70 years on the throne - the longest serving monarch in history! The challenge has been split into three steps:
  1. Ideas for the gifts - swap out the Christmas gifts for something spectacular for the Queen, the more imaginative the better.
  2. Counting syllables - make sure that your ideas fit to the rhythm of the original song
  3. Write the song!
Friday 27th of May 2022Read More
The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Event 27th-28th May
  To celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee event Doncaster Cultural Education Partnership and Doncaster Music Education Hub have worked together to create a music and arts festival. On the 27th May children from Doncaster schools will be engaging with a variety of workshops at Cast, The Point and Danum Gallery, Library and Museum culminating in a performance on Sir Nigel Gresley Square. Then on Saturday 28th May a youth music festival will be held on Sir Nigel Gresley Square from 10am-8.15pm, there will be something for everyone with an eclectic mix of music including rock, classical, jazz and more. Please come along and support Doncaster's talented young people. Food and drinks will be available from Cast throughout the day. Attendance is free, please note that the William Appleby Memorial Trust who support young musicians in Doncaster will be running a tombola on the day with some great prizes. We hope to see you there!  
Thursday 26th of May 2022Read More

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