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November 2018

Tiny Tech: Early Engineers

November 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Wigan STEAM, 33-53 Library Street, Wigan, WN1 1NU
Wigan, WN1 1NU GB
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Tiny Tech is our new programme for little people aged 5 and under!£2 per session, drop inAll children must be accompanied by an adult Together we will explore what materials and methods make a strong bridge and what don’t. We will have lots of fun building and testing, plus we will see how ramps can help our vehicles go faster. Why not bring your favourite toys with wheels and they can be our test pilots? About Tiny Tech These sessions are facilitated by Vicky from our Education Team. She ensures the sessions are educational, inspiring and above all lots and lots of fun. Sessions are 90 minutes long but small people are welcome to drop in and out as they like. The sessions are held in our comfy Art Lab which is equipped with lots of engaging STEAM toys such as lego, building straws, and robot. There's even squashy bean bags to chill…

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Craft Night: Stained Glass Lanterns

November 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, 33-53 Library Street, Wigan, WN1 1NU
Wigan, WN1 1NU GB
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Were getting Christmassy in our November Craft Night - we'll be making these gorgeous light up centre pieces using stained glass techniques. We'll supply all the materials, the chocolate and the christmas fizz - you just need to bring some ideas and yourself!  

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STEAM Saturdays Drop In: UX Designers

November 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, 33-53 Library Street, Wigan, WN1 1NU
Wigan, WN1 1NU GB
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UX Designers We’ll be spending the afternoon thinking creatively to become User Experience Designers to solve problems, designing products and respond to challenges STEAM Saturdays For families and young people wanting to get creative together, experiment with digital technology, hack with Raspberry Pi or just enjoy getting messy and making something in our fully equipped Makerspace. There’s also the opportunity to complete your Bronze Idea Award by completing a series of online challenges. You can work independently on your own projects…

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Merry STEAM Christmas: Lino Cut Christmas Cards

November 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, 33-53 Library Street, Wigan, WN1 1NU
Wigan, WN1 1NU GB
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Carve your own Christmas stamp and use it to make your own set of unique Christmas greetings cards. Enjoy a glass of fizz and a mince pie whilst you get crafty!  Please note this event is 18+

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Merry STEAM Christmas: Advent Table Centrepiece

November 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, 33-53 Library Street, Wigan, WN1 1NU
Wigan, WN1 1NU GB
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Add a unique touch to your Christmas dinner table, with a beautiful flowery centrepiece featuring advent candles. Enjoy a glass of fizz and a mince pie whilst you get crafty! Please note this event is 18+

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December 2018

Merry STEAM Christmas: Santa Plates

December 1 @ 12:00 pm - December 15 @ 3:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, 33-53 Library Street, Wigan, WN1 1NU
Wigan, WN1 1NU GB
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Make a personalised festive plate to put out for Santa on Christmas Eve, or create a keepsake Christmas plate using little handprints and footprints. Fun for all the family!  All children must be accompanied by an adult. Book in advance or drop-in and pay on the day. Ticket cost is per plate. 

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Tiny Tech: The Science of Colours

December 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Wigan STEAM, 33-53 Library Street, Wigan, WN1 1NU
Wigan, WN1 1NU GB
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Tiny Tech is our new programme for little people aged 5 and under!£2 per session, drop inAll children must be accompanied by an adult As Christmas approaches and colourful lights are everywhere, today we will perform our own colour experiments. We will discover how white light amazingly contains all the colours of the rainbow and then we will see if we can mix our own colours and create something fabulous to take home and hang on the tree.  About Tiny Tech These sessions are facilitated by Vicky from our Education Team. She ensures the sessions are educational, inspiring and above all lots and lots of fun. Sessions are 90 minutes long but small people are welcome to drop in and out as they like. The sessions are held in our comfy Art Lab…

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Merry STEAM Christmas: Light Up Christmas Stockings

December 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, 33-53 Library Street, Wigan, WN1 1NU
Wigan, WN1 1NU GB
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Use e-textiles to make a twinkly flashing Christmas stocking to hang on your mantelpiece. Enjoy a glass of fizz and a mince pie whilst you get crafty! Please note this event is 18+

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Merry STEAM Christmas: Laser Cut Tree Decorations

December 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, 33-53 Library Street, Wigan, WN1 1NU
Wigan, WN1 1NU GB
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Learn how to design and laser cut your own Christmas tree decorations out of wood, then spend some time decorating them with crafty materials. Enjoy a glass of fizz and a mince pie whilst you get crafty! Please note this event is 18+

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STEAM Saturdays Drop In: Circuit Makers

December 15 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, 33-53 Library Street, Wigan, WN1 1NU
Wigan, WN1 1NU GB
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Circuit makers  Ever wondered how electricity lights up our lives? Make your Christmas sparkle with light up Christmas cards and decorations to take home as we kick off the Christmas celebrations with this twinkle tastic LED circuit workshop. STEAM Saturdays For families and young people wanting to get creative together, experiment with digital technology, hack with Raspberry Pi or just enjoy getting messy and making something in our fully equipped Makerspace. There’s also the opportunity to complete your Bronze Idea Award by completing a…

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