Family events in MK: your guide

From messy creativity to sporting fun, there's plenty going on for all the family in MK this week...

Wednesday, 28th September 2016, 3:36 pm
Updated Wednesday, 5th October 2016, 2:20 pm
Saturday Studio at MK Gallery


Milton Keynes Gallery, 1pm to 3pm Saturday

Saturday Studio is for children aged five and over and their families, introduces art in all its forms.

It offers intriguing artist-led activity through which you are invited to join in, explore, question and create while working together as a family.

This Saturday, Saturday Studio offers the chance to design, make and decorate a tilting cardboard maze for a marble with artist Lee Farmer. The price is £1 per serson on the door.

You can also register to receive the gallery’s Family Newsletter, and keep up to date with family events activities.


Bletchley Leisure Centre, Monday to Thursday

Banish after-school boredom, with a new affordable termtime activity programme. Indoor Football, cricket, badminton, tennis and street golf are just some of the activities on offer for children aged eight to 11. Each session £3 per child.

Call Bletchley Leisure Centre on 01908 377251.


Brooklands Farm Primary School, 10am to 11am, Monday October 3

MK Gallery runs these Monday sessions, offering messy and creative activities for parents and under-fives living in the Brooklands and Broughton Gate area to explore the joys of art through multi-sensory activities. Places are limited so booking is essential.


Woburn Safari Park, Woburn

There’s treetop adventure suitable for all ages at Go Ape. Children aged 10 or older who are over 4ft 7in tall can enjoy Tree Top Adventure. Under-16s must be accompanied by a participating adult.

Tree Top Junior is suitable for kids aged six to 12 who are over 3ft 3in tall.

Book at or call 0845 383 1504.


Furzton Lake, Sunday

Join in the Parks Trust’s free monthly fun run, starting at 10am on Sunday. There are fun runs for all ages and abilities on offer, with a choice of routes available.

The October run starts from Furzton Lake car park with choice of 2km, 4km and 10km routes.

Meet in the car park by the Triple Star Head, off V4 Watling Street, opposite National Bowl.