What do you do with your kids during spring break?

The Easter holiday is approaching and you don’t know how to keep your kids busy? Here are some ideas for activities to enjoy the school holidays with them.

cinema for youth

With 24 projections, Mule Festival Head It is an opening to the world for children. It returns to the screens of Méliès Saint-François From 19 to 22 April. In the program of the 21st cycle, 18 films were shown (including 9 in official competition) for young and old, from Japan, France, Latvia, the United States … Example with Icare, an animated film (from the age of 7) by Carlo Vogele or Skam (Shame) In French, from 12 years old) by David Ourig. Created by Julie Andem, this Norwegian series follows the daily lives of high school students. The show on April 21 (4:30 p.m.) will be free and will be attended by actresses Asa Sylla and Gislyn Ledron, and Moses Sylla.
> Run the full program www.festivaltetedemule.com

Mondot Minot, the world of dreams in Rotunde

New Rotonde Gallery presents again For the youngest to discover science through play in the saucer. in the program : A trip for curious little ones aged 2 to 7 Departing, from a bedroom and magical wardrobe doors, to discover the flag in the company of two young heroes, Nightmare and Lillian. The audience enjoys about thirty games, tales and experiences revolving around the five universes: sleep, living beings, light, virtual and the five senses.
During holidays: sessions are from Tuesday to Friday (10am, 2pm and 4pm) and Saturday (2pm and 4pm), with moderators present.
> Booking on 04 77 42 02 78 or on www.larotonde-sciences.com


The Cité du design offers a new venue for families and young audiences (from 5 years old): design hut. Friendly and fun, the space is open all year round and is a place for creativity, imagination, play, rest and chat… Open: Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 4-6pm; Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sundays from 2 pm to 6 pm
a Private guided family tour It is also presented every weekend at the Cité du design. A special moment to establish intergenerational dialogue on the topic of branching. Accompanied by our intermediate students, discover between two and three main exhibitions of Saint-Étienne International Biennale of Design.

Walking on the green ring

Need a breath of fresh air? Come and discover the natural heritage of Saint-Etienne thanks to the hiking trails green ring.
For the more experienced, a last hike offers you the chance to reach the Gorges de la Loire from Châteaucreux.
> Consult hiking route maps

Treasure hunt in Saint-Victor-sur-Loire

Tuesday, April 26th at 2:30 pm
The town of Saint-Victor-sur-Loire hides a secret that has never been revealed. Above the mysterious clues left by the last lord of the castle, solve puzzles that re-trace the village’s historical past. Who will discover this famous secret first? Your turn to play!
Reserved for children 8-12 years old, individually.
Duration: 2 hours / Price: 4 € (payment on site)
Reservations can be made up to 24 hours prior to the event at 04 77 48 76 27 or at artethistoire@saint-etienne.fr
> More information

Workshops at the Museum of Art and Industry

Museum presents Various creative workshops For children between 4 and 12 years old. Remember to reserve your seats in advance!
> Consult the entire agenda

Family visits to MAMC +

Every holiday (except Tuesday and May 1): Guided tours for adults at 2:30pm (Double Je on weekdays and Thea Djordjadze on Saturdays) and family visits at 4pm.
During family visits, the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art brings you an intergenerational approach to exhibitions and sharing about the works. With the medium, you think about business, discuss, imagine and share your impressions. From the age of 6 years.
A workshop for children from 4 to 6 years old will be held on April 20, 21 and 22. during this light painting workshop, the children will play with the immaterial. Water, color and light will lead to experiences close to the shadow theater.
A visit focused on the theme of “installation” of an exhibition is scheduled for April 21 at 1 pm.

> run booking mamc-ticketing.saint-etienne.fr

Thematic visit to the Mining Museum

The museum offers a thematic visit every Saturday at 2 pm. The Saturday, April 23, will be Song’s visit.
Songwriters are inspired by the remnants of the old and industrialized working class, between nostalgia, humor and a sense of belonging. Like the photographers practicing Urbex, wasteland musicians and industrial sounds have found a ground to explore sound towards industrial rock, and even the origins of electronic music…
> More info

A scientific and fun discovery in Explora

Several children’s workshops are offered at the Explora Lab, a stone’s throw from the Mining Museum. In the program: making 3D bubble sticks (1001 bubbles) or water rocket, introduction to computer coding (video games), … there is something for everyone and for all ages!
> More information about the Explora Lab workshops

Festival of the Dead Circus Show

“Carlingue 126z” – Sunday, April 24, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., in Comète (Panassa Room)
Trapped in their metal corpses, they drowned in a dusty exodus, as they wandered. Pursuing their campgrounds through acrobatic and musical prowess, they present a history that is timeless, absurd, and grotesque. It is the artisanal and metallic circus of Silembloc Compagnie.
From 6 years it is only 1 euro place! The ticket office opens an hour before the show.
> More info about Festi’mômes

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