Family things to do in February

Fab activities for the month ahead for the family

18 February Mirror Mirror

Theatre company Red Earth bring a mischievous twist on the tale of Snow White to Cambridge Junction on 18 February.

With shows at both 11.30am and 2.30pm, this new spin on the cherished fairytale joins Snow White at her wedding, and the whole story, magic mirror, wicked stepmother, seven dwarfs and all, will be revealed. Expect lovable puppets for children. 

12 to 16 February Spy School  

Got a super sleuth on your hands? Pack them off to Spy School this half term at Audley End House, just outside Saffron Walden, from 12 to 16 February.

Running from 11am to 4pm daily, it offers intrepid investigators a chance to sharpen their detective skills and crack fiendish clues. £6.50 per child.

25 February Yana and the Yeti 

Alone, far from home and unable to understand anyone, Yana and the Yeti is an enchanting tale aimed at anyone aged five and up. Dark, funny and poignant, it's the story of a small child’s determination to be understood and her discovery that friends come in unexpected shapes and sizes.

Tickets for the show on 25 February at the Junction are £6 for children, £10 for adults.

24 February Family Bushcraft Fun

Fancy yourself as an outdoor type, or want to learn? Wandlebury Country Park hosts Family Bushcraft Fun on 24 February from 11am. Get stuck in to shelter making, cooking on an open fire, using camouflage, outdoor games and tracking around the park. £30 per family or small group. Children must be accompanied, booking essential.