School holiday activities in Knox

Knox has a fun-filled, creative and affordable range of activities for kids these school holidays. This Easter, come and get your hands dirty, create something special, and join the circus!

This is a CovidSafe program presented within the current Victorian Covid-19 settings.

Don’t Mess with the Dummies (School Holiday Feature Show)

Lions and tigers and Dummies, oh my! Set up camp and stampede into the jungle for an outlandish, circus filled extravaganza that will leave you chuckling like a monkey and roaring for more.

These Dummies are on an expedition and you’re invited along for the ride. Pack your bag, tie your shoes and get ready for side-splitting hilarity as the Dummies rumble in the jungle, swing through treetops and bash through the undergrowth.

WHEN:
Tuesday 12 April at 1pm
WHERE:
Knox Community Arts Center (Corner of Mountain Hwy and Scoresby Rd, Bayswater)

Tickets: Adult $ 15, Child $ 12, Family (4 people) $ 45

Purchase tickets

More information:
–See the Facebook event
–visit knox.vic.gov.au/kcac
―――― call the Knox Community Arts Center Box Office on 9729 7287

Circus Workshop with Dummies Corp (School Holiday Workshop)

For ages 6+

Come and learn first-hand how to do the circus tricks from the Don’t Mess with the Dummies show!

Following their performance, the Dummies invite you to join them for an afternoon of fun and skill development. This workshop is for children with little or no experience in circus arts and is suitable for ages 6+.

The fun begins with a group game, followed by a mobility warm up before beginning the circus skills circuit. Children will be taught the basics of hula hooping, poi spinning, ball juggling and acro-balance!

WHEN:
Tuesday 12 April at 2:30 pm
WHERE:
Knox Community Arts Center (Corner of Mountain Hwy and Scoresby Rd, Bayswater)

Tickets: $ 10

Purchase tickets

More information:
–see the Facebook event
–visit knox.vic.gov.au/kcac
―――― call the Knox Community Arts Center Box Office on 9729 7287

SLAMS presents Kids Movies in Concert (School Holiday Theater Show)

For ages 3+

Join SLAMS Music Theater Company in their concert that showcases the magical music from kids movies.

From Disney classics’Beauty and the Beast’ and’The Little Mermaid’, to more recent favorites’The Lego Movie’ and’Encanto’, this hour concert will be sure to have you dancing, laughing and leaving with a smile.

WHEN:
Tuesday 19 April at 11am
WHERE:
Knox Community Arts Center (Corner of Mountain Hwy and Scoresby Rd, Bayswater)

Tickets: $ 10

Purchase tickets

More information:
–see the Facebook event
–visit knox.vic.gov.au/kcac
―――― call the Knox Community Arts Center Box Office on 9729 7287

Junkyard Beats Workshop (School Holiday Workshop)

For ages 4+

This workshop is a rhythmic journey exploring up-cycled materials such as plastic buckets, plastic bags, pots & pans and body percussion whilst learning how to recycle in a whole new way, in a creative and fun way.

You will be introduced to various important concepts of sustainability and recycling (reduce, reuse, repair etc) through discussions, music, dance and most importantly drumming!

WHEN::
Friday 22 April at 11am
WHERE::
Knox Community Arts Center (Corner of Mountain Hwy and Scoresby Rd, Bayswater)

Tickets: $ 15

Purchase your tickets

More information:
–see the Facebook event
–visit knox.vic.gov.au/kcac
―――― call the Knox Community Arts Center Box Office on 9729 7287

children doing pottery

Kids Pottery Workshops –Hand Building Creations

For ages 6+

Children will enjoy creative skill development within a fun, small group setting mentored by our experienced arts tutors.
All pottery workshops offer firing of work, for collection at a later date.

During the week 1 sessions, children will create their very own clay rabbit or baby dragon.
During the week 2 sessions, children will create their very own clay owl or frog.

WHEN:
Various dates and times available.
WHERE:
Ferntree Gully Community Arts Center, 1010 Burwood Highway, Ferntree Gully

Tickets: $ 14.50

Purchase tickets

More information:
–see the Facebook event
–visit knox.vic.gov.au/ferntreearts
–call 9298 8310

Kids with facepaint on

Saturdays at the Square

Join us for a series of free kids’Pop Up Play’ activations at the Boronia Mall Forecourt.

DATES: Saturdays in March, April and May
TIME: Drop in anytime from 10:30 am –1:30 pm
WHERE: Boronia Mall Forecourt (Dorset Square, Boronia)

PROGRAM:
March 26th –Songs, stories and magic with True Fairies and Mr. Marmalade
April 2nd –Decorate a Canvas Bag
April 9th ​​–Make Some Slime!
April 16th –Songs, stories and magic with True Fairies and Mr. Marmalade
April 23rd –Easter Bunny Mask Decorating
April 30th –Songs, stories and magic with True Fairies and Mr. Marmalade
May 7th –Decorate a bio-pot and seed planting
May 14th –Songs, stories and magic with True Fairies and Mr. Marmalade

No bookings required. Site capacity limits may apply.

Made possible through funding from the Victorian Government.
For more information about’Building a Better Boronia’, please visit knox.vic.gov.au/boronia

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