In line with Government advice regarding non-essential social gatherings, many events in these listings have been cancelled or postponed. We are working to update individual listings as organisers or groups inform us of cancellations/postponements, so events may be listed here that are no longer going ahead. Please contact event organisers directly with any enquiries.
24 February 2020
Monday 24 February 2020
12noon - 3pm
Littleborough Sports Centre
Celebrate everything dinosaur with tonnes of games, arts and crafts, and fun on the inflatable. There may be a few dinosaur eggs to be found around the centre as well.
Cost of this event is £5 and places must be booked in advance - contact 01706 927560 or visit the centre.
This event is also running on Friday 28 February, 12noon - 3pm. Bring snacks, drinks and comfy clothes.
Various dinosaur themed events are being held in Rochdale to celebrate the long-awaited arrival of Dippy the Dinosaur.
Dippy - a 21m-long plaster-of-Paris cast of a Diplodocus carnegii skeleton - will be at Number One Riverside in Rochdale town centre between 10 February and 28 June 2020, as part of Dippy on Tour: A Natural History Adventure.
Known to millions from its usual home in the Natural History Museum in London, the 292-bone skeleton will be used in Rochdale as the centrepiece of a display that will highlight local natural history and nature collections.
It is free to see Dippy and visit the Dippy exhibition.
Entry fee: £5, you must book in advance
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