What's On: Into Film Fest, The Eagles' greatest hits, communication beyond the grave

Jacqueline McGonigle of shares her pick of family friendly events taking place this week across Northern Ireland

Learn to code this Saturday at the Flowerfield Arts Centre in Portstewart
Jacqueline McGonigle


The Into Film Festival is a free, annual, UK-wide celebration of film and education for five-to-19-year-olds. The Into Film Festival is running at Portico Ards until November 22, bringing you three weeks of engaging film screenings, workshops and special events.


Talon's ‘Greatest Hits Tour 2019' will once again feature hits from The Eagles' timeless back catalogue including Hotel California, Take It Easy, One Of These Nights, Take It To The Limit, Desperado, Lyin' Eyes, Life In The Fast Lane and many more. See them perform live this Friday evening at the Market Place Theatre.


This Saturday join Fiona Stewart for a special evening of Spirit Communication and Psychic Insights at a very intimate and exclusive audience held at the Donn Carragh Hotel. This will be an extraordinary night of communication from beyond the grave illustrating in her very down-to-earth manner that the soul lives on.


Join Tutor Louise McEntee this Saturday, November 16, for Little Tokens Picture Frames Workshop at Ranfurly House. Craft a bespoke and personalised picture frames which will make the perfect Christmas gift or a beautiful keepsake. Create and decorate a photo frame using crafts, paint and illustrations to show off treasured pictures (10.30am– 1pm; £10).


Get hands-on with the BBC Microbit at Coding for Kids this Saturday at the Flowerfield Arts Centre in Portstewart. Learn what it is, what it can do and how to create the code to make it do cool stuff. This beginners workshop will not only teach you the basics of creating scrolling text and animations, but will also provide ideas for more advanced uses. £12.


Naturally North Coast and Glens will celebrate Christmas in Ballycastle with the first of their two seasonally sensational Christmas Markets in the Marine Hotel, Ballycastle, this Sunday. A fabulous festive fanfare is in store for all. The market will be festooned with artisan treats, quirky gift ideas, sumptuous hand crafted treats and much more.


Frock Around The Clock will be returning to Belfast's Cathedral Quarter and the stunning location of Belfast Cathedral on Saturday November 16 for The Wonderful Winter Fair. This event will feature 90 sellers of beautiful and original handmade, vintage and holistic treasures. Admission £3.

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