MKids MProjects MMeets Tin&Ed: Inflatable Futures Cross-hemispherical creatives Tin&Ed present Inflatable Futures, a work of inflatable sculpture that encourages kids to play and engage with ideas of technology, space and the future. All ages welcome.
MKids MMeets: Westside Circus Activity sessions – afternoons Westside Circus is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to creating inclusive, participatory experiences for young people. Join an afternoon workshop with the Westside crew and learn how to juggle, tumble and balance as a way to train the body and relax the mind. Event registrations are encouraged.
As always, we suggest you steer yourself over to the MPavilion website for the full programme of mind-expanding events, continuing through to 2018.
Main image: Sarcophagus by Matthew Bird. Photo by Peter Bennetts, courtesy of MPavilion.
Where: MPavilion, Queen Victoria Gardens, Melbourne
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