Five weeks of good value summer fun at the Gardens
Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 12- 3.30… it’s Unplug and Play
Crafts, gardening and outdoor exploration. Children and families can enjoy outdoor play and/or craft activities under gentle supervision.
The mud kitchen, maze, dipping pond and some gardening activities available for families to explore any day during summer. Every week will have a different activity based on something in the Gardens.
Week one 25th, 26th, 27th July Get up and do
Recycled streamers, making chatterboxes and all things on the move: waving, bending, climbing, crawling flying, rolling , fluttering , creeping.
Week two, 2nd & 3rd August Wildlife disguises
Collages from leaves, green man masquerade masks, find the dancers in the trees.
(because of the Dogs Don’t do Ballet performance on Tues 1st – there will be no craft activities. Tickets for the performance £10)
Week three, 8th, 9th 10th August Make an impression..
Clay hedgehogs, leaf and bark rubbings, flowers and leaf pressed nature medallions
Week four, 15th, 16th 17th August Festival style! The recycled way.
Make your own flags and bunting from plastic bags, paper and other household things.
NB Thursday 17th is big Family Fun Day 11-3.30
Week five, 22nd 23rd, 24th August Teddies, picnics, making a picture
Sit and relax with teddy, make a den, explore the wildlife and create some art around the site
There’s 10 acres of formal gardens, lawns, holly maze and wilder areas, so lots of places to explore, play and run around whatever is going on.
- Café and small shop onsite. No need to book.
- Cost: £2 per person (free for under 5s)
- £8 for a family day ticket (up to 5 people, maximum of 2 adults)
- £20 for a family week ticket (up to 5 people, maximum of 2 adults)
- Free for Family Activity Annual Pass holders (up to 5 people, maximum of 2 adults, including named cardholder) Pass cost £40 and will runs for 12 months.
Contact: 0121 749 4100 Email: email@example.com