The free May-Hem! open event at Castleford College is an opportunity for Wakefield Children’s University members and their friends and family to take part in activities provided by Learning Destinations and College tutors, all under one roof! The event is open to all, between the ages of 5-14, and is free to attend.

Children’s University members can receive Learning Hours for attending the event while non-members are welcome to attend and find out more.

Learning Destinations attending include RSPB St Aidan’s & Fairburn Ings, Girlguiding Whitwood Division, Wakefield School of Tennis, Castleford Library, Renewi, Castleford Heritage Trust, Wakefield Cathedral, Featherstone Rovers Foundation, Hearts Collective, Wonkey Donkey Visitor Centre, The Hepworth Wakefield and Wakefield Museums and Castles.

Children and their families can also gain an insight into the different courses on offer at The Heart of Yorkshire Education Group with the help of course tutors who will be delivering a selection of interactive activities. You can find out more about your favourite subjects and what future careers in these subjects look like. Places on these sessions are bookable here.

Register your interest on the official Facebook event page here.

Venue Details

Find us at

Thunderhead Ridge, Castleford, WF10 4UA


01924 789789