What’s on this weekend: February 25th & 26th

    Three events in the capital to keep your little ones busy this weekend


    1. Minithon

    Do you have a budding athlete at home? Get them to test their athletic skills in this competition for school years three to seven. See if your little one can be the next Jessica Ennis-Hill!

    When: Saturday 25th February, 10am
    How much: £15 each
    Where: Lee Valley Athletics Centre, Lee Valley Leisure Complex, 61 Meridian Way, Edmonton, London N9 0AR


    2. Festival of Maps

    A fun family day inspired by the British Library’s exhibition, Maps and the 20th Century: Drawing the Line. Families can enjoy a full programme of drop-in activities, from storytelling and interactive trails, to musical performances and art workshops.

    When: Sunday 25th February, 12pm to 4pm
    How much: Free!
    Where: The British Library, 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB
    0330 333 1144

    Devised by Georgia Murphy, Oliver Weatherly and Louise Dickinson

    3. Dr Zeiffal, Dr Zeigal, and the Hippo That Can Never be Caught!

    Hunt for the hippo that can never be caught in this weird and wonderful family show for all ages. Kids will be storming the stage to join Dr Zeiffal, as she searches in vain for the animal.

    When: Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th February, 2.30pm
    How much: £12 each
    Where: The Vaults, Leake Street, London SE1 7NN
    07598 696202