barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham

Half term at the Barber!

February half term is here – are you looking for things to do in Birmingham?

Join us for some family fun and creative crafting!


Sunday 16 – Creative Sundays – Turn yourself into a creature by making imaginative animal accessories. Ages 4 – 12.

Tuesday 18 – Drop-in workshop – Celebrate your fabulous family this LGBTQ+ History Month and decorate a tote bag. All welcome, activities designed for ages 4 – 12.

Thursday 20 – Drag Queen Story Time – fully booked. Under-8s.

Saturday 22 – Rainbow Family Day – Make your own superhero accessories and find heroes in the collection with fantastic storyteller Sacha. There’ll be face painting, a cake sale, and a family trail! All welcome, activities designed for ages 4 – 12.

Sunday 23 – Creative Sundays – Carve a sculpture from a bar of soap, inspired by St James the Great, a new addition to the Green Gallery. Ages 4 – 12.


Click on the dates to see more info about the events.

See you in half term!

Students / Adults: LGBTQ+ History Month

February 2020

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Families: LGBTQ+ History Month

February half term 2020

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Lates – Feminists Work for Change

Tuesday 10 March, 6 – 8pm

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Lates – Embarrassing: A guide to writing and editing queer love poetry

Tuesday 25 February, 6 – 8pm

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