Friday’s guide to summer with the kids

The Hepworth, Wakefield
The Hepworth, Wakefield

Here is today’s guide to summer fun with the kids.

Friday, August 29

Angling taster day from 10am until 4pm at Wakefield Angling Club and Flanshaw Dam, Flanshaw Lane

Arty angels from 10am until noon at Wakefield Cathedral

Summer play scheme from 9.30am until 3.30pm at SESKU Academy at Burntwood Community Centre (children aged eight to 14)

Plaster props family workshop from 10am until 4pm at The Hepworth, Wakefield

Hidden house exploration from 11am until 4pm at Nostell Priory

Under five storytime from 2.15pm until 3pm at Horbury Library, from 10am until 11am at Wakefield Library and from 10.30am until 11am at Ossett Library

Family activities from 11am until 3pm at Sandal Castle (children aged four to 12)

Family fun day from 11am until 3pm at The Ridings, Wakefield

Please check all times, dates and event details before you travel as events and activities can be cancelled or amended at short notice by organisers.

For more information about events and attractions in the area, visit Wakefield Council’s tourism website or see local listings at