VISIT YAM during the April School Holidays!!

YAM is OPEN every day*, including Mondays, during the Autumn School Holidays. (*Except for ANZAC Day)

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Water Worlds Holiday Program

Saturday 13 Apr at 10:00 am Sunday 28 Apr, 2024 at 6:30 pm
Event, Program, Workshop

Adventure into Water Worlds themed activities these school holidays at Yarrila Arts and Museum (YAM) and Coffs Harbour Libraries. Secure a spot now in one or more free, exciting, and creative activities.

Karlee Rawkins, Scarlet-tailed Macaw, 2023.
Event, Program, Workshop
Water Worlds Holiday Program
When
13 Apr – 28 Apr 2024
10:00 am – 6:30 pm

All AutumnAll dayWater Worlds Creative Journal inspired by Jo Elliott
All AutumnAll daySelf-led activities across Coffs Harbour Libraries and Yarrila Arts and Museum 
15 April10amSew a Sea Monster Sewing Workshops
16 April10amElectronic Music Production Workshop
17 to 23 April 10.30am & 1pmGuardians of the Sea Kids Workshops with Coffs Coast Wildlife Sanctuary 
21 April10amSea Monsters Tiny Marvels Art and Science Workshop
23 April5pmSilent Disco
23 April9am & 1pmDigital Art & T-shirt Design – Ocean Wonderland
24 April10.30amUnderwater Worlds: Craft and Storytime with Penelope Pratley

See below and visit the YAM and Coffs Harbour Libraries Eventbrite for more information and to book these programs.

Water Worlds Creative Journal inspired by Jo Elliott

Pick up a copy of the latest Creative Journal inspired by artist, Jo Elliot. Copies are available from Yarrila Arts and Museum where you can also visit Jo’s exhibition. Or pick up a copy of the journal from one of the Coffs Harbour Libraries.

Available all day – No bookings required

Self-led activities across Coffs Harbour Libraries and Yarrila Arts and Museum

Visit one of the Coffs Harbour Library branches or Yarrila Arts and Museum to enjoy fun, self-led craft activities.

Available all day – No bookings required

Sew a Sea Monster Sewing Workshops

Sew a Sea Monster using recycled materials, hand- sewing skills and sewing machine basics.  

Electronic Music Production Workshop

In this inspiring, hands-on workshop, participants will work with a professional music producer to write and record an original song in the Digital Studio at Yarrila Place.  

Guardians of the Sea Kids Workshops with Coffs Coast Wildlife Sanctuary 

Explore the wonders of marine life at Coffs Harbour Libraries with free educational and creative workshops during Autumn school holidays.

Sea Monsters Tiny Marvels Art and Science Workshop

Take a closer look to uncover the tiny marvels in the hidden wonderland of the sea with the National Marine Science Centre’s Marine Biologist Dr Karina Hall. Recreate these tiny creatures by hand through individual drawings and a collaborative mural.  

Silent Disco

Enjoy a fun Silent Disco at Harry Bailey Memorial Library at Yarrila Place. Featuring awesome tracks and dance moves! 

Digital Art & T-shirt Design – Ocean Wonderland

Participants will work in Adobe Fresco using an Apple Pen on the iPads to create digital art. Led by Gumbaynggirr artist Bernard Kelly Edwards, the workshop will focus on ocean conservation through design and illustration, exploring colour, shapes and typography to create a piece of wearable art.

Underwater Worlds: Craft and Storytime with Penelope Pratley

Dive into Underwater Worlds with Penelope Pratley! Storytelling and crafting at the library for an unforgettable underwater adventure. 

These holiday programs are Proudly funded by NSW Government