£2. Doors 1pm. Starts 1.30pm. Unreserved seating.

This event takes place in the Bobbin Room, which is next to the Archive at Sunny Bank Mills. This is located in the Red Lane Mill building (For directions visit: www.sunnybankmills.co.uk/site-plan/).

3,2,1 … BLAST OFF!

Join best-selling author/illustrator Kate Pankhurst to meet the shining star of her latest book We Are All Astronauts – young astronaut in training, Luna Scope. Dive into into the Milky Way with Luna as she discovers exactly what it takes to become a space explorer. A session fizzing with space facts, female pioneers of STEM and space travel, dressing up and drawing.

No space suits needed, with our feet firmly on Planet Earth we can learn all we can about space – just like astronauts. Because we are all astronauts!

Suitable for families with children aged 5-9.

Part of Farsley Literature Festival.

Smeaton300 is an original idea by Foxglove, enabled by Leeds City Council in partnership with LEEDS2023. Supported by National Lottery Fund, Arts Council England, Bruntwood, Burberry and Scottish Power Foundation.