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New Art Gallery Walsall Summer Activities

New Art Gallery Walsall Summer Activities

Join us at The New Art Gallery Walsall for an exciting, fun packed Summer of family workshops and community events


Wednesdays: 10 July, 14 August, 11 September 2024

10.30am – 12noon and 12.30 – 2pm

For babies aged 0-24 months with their carers.

Explore colours and light projections, discover new smells, feel new textures in our touchy feely books, and relax on our comfy cushions whilst you listen to a short story and meet other new parents. 

£3 per child. Places are limited. Booking essential.

To book call 01922 654400 or visit our Reception.



Sunday Art Club

Our weekly art club for children and young people. Meet artists and creatives, learn to paint, print, sculpt, craft and more!


Ages 4+. Free. Drop-in.

7 July – Drawing reflections in spheres

14 July – Dream Catchers

21 July – Wish Trees

28 July – Cardboard Buildings

4 Aug – Animal house tote bags

11 Aug – Nomad Drawing – pen on tracing paper

18 Aug – Box Heads

25 Aug – Mini Furniture Models



Get creative, explore art materials and build fine motor skills.

 Tuesday 6 August

Crafty Caterpillars and sensory play


Ages 2-4. £3. Drop-in




Fun, creative workshops for all the family! 

24 July Painting Houses and Special Places

 31 July Dream Holiday Dioramas

 7 August Concertina Bird Books

 14 August 3D Pet Houses


Ages 4+. Free. Drop-in.




Learn new techniques in a mix of mediums and take away a masterpiece!

25 July

House Head Sculptures – Plasticine, wood and paper.

11am-12.30pm: Age 4+

1.30-3pm: Age 7+

Booking essential. Call 01922 654400 to book, or visit our reception.

£4.50 per child.


Shine Like a Mirror Ball

Saturday 6 July


11am – 12pm & 1 – 2pm

Booking essential/places limited. Call 01922 654400 to book, or visit our reception.

Join Peter and Nicola from Fantastic Journeys in a multi-sensory musical session designed to stimulate the senses.

Explore the textures of sparkly, shiny and scrunchy materials, and play unique instruments made from everyday items, inspired by the work of Sophia-Layla Afsar and Alex Billingham.

Take part in playing, singing and vocalising. Use your musical skills to shine like a mirror ball. These sessions are exclusively for children with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD) and/or complex support needs, with their families.



South Asian Heritage Month Community Day

Saturday 3 August



Drop – in. All welcome!South Asian music from broadcaster and radio DJ Manpreet Darroch, craft activities, photography display, authentic food and more!


For more information, timings and booking information, check the website or follow The New Art Gallery Walsall on Facebook and Instagram


Date And Time

10 Jul 2024 to
14 Aug 2024


New Art, Gallery Square, Walsall
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