Families Together

Family Workshops

Throughout the year we hold several family events designed especially for children where they can bring along their family and friends and enjoy playing and learning outdoors. We relate these events to the seasons and what is happening in the gardens at that time. In Spring we ‘Feed the Birds’, in Summer we all tuck into a’

Grow and Explore Drop in

One of the most successful parts of our Children and Family’s programme have been our monthly Drop-In sessions ‘Grow and Explore’. These sessions are when pre-school children and their parent/carers are introduced to playing and learning outdoors. Each month we plan activities, exploring the Children’s Garden and the other plots at Hill Close, looking for the seasonal changes in

JUNE FAMILY WORKSHOP: Boggling Bugs and Creepy Crawlies: Thursday June 2nd 2022 10.00 am – 12.00pm

Become an Insect Inspector and join us to find out what’s hiding underneath the stones, wiggling in the earth, lurking in the log piles, weaving webs and buzzing in the bushes …. As well as finding out what is creeping around in the ground , you will be able to explore our wonderful gardens, go

Pre-School Grow, Explore and Learn Outdoors

Our monthly Drop-In for pre-school children and their parents/carers. We focus on being outdoors, exploring the gardens, celebrating the changing seasons and the mini creatures and birds that live here. Please dress for the outdoors – wellies are always a good idea! £4 per child over 2yrs, siblings £1 09.30am – 11.00am

Pre-School Grow, Explore and Learn Outdoors

Our monthly Drop-In for pre-school children and their parents/carers. We focus on being outdoors, exploring the gardens, celebrating the changing seasons and the mini creatures and birds that live here. Please dress for the outdoors – wellies are always a good idea! £4 per child over 2yrs, siblings £1 09.30am – 11.00am

Pre-School Grow, Explore and Learn Outdoors

Our monthly Drop-In for pre-school children and their parents/carers. We focus on being outdoors, exploring the gardens, celebrating the changing seasons and the mini creatures and birds that live here. Please dress for the outdoors – wellies are always a good idea! £4 per child over 2yrs, siblings £1 09.30am – 11.00am

‘Creepy Crawlies, Wiggling Worms and Slimy Slugs’ Family Workshop

£5 per child 10.00am – 12.00pm

Pre-School Grow, Explore and Learn Outdoors

Our monthly Drop-In for pre-school children and their parents/carers. We focus on being outdoors, exploring the gardens, celebrating the changing seasons and the mini creatures and birds that live here. Please dress for the outdoors – wellies are always a good idea! £4 per child over 2yrs, siblings £1 09.30am – 11.00am

Pre-School Grow, Explore and Learn Outdoors

Our monthly Drop-In for pre-school children and their parents/carers. We focus on being outdoors, exploring the gardens, celebrating the changing seasons and the mini creatures and birds that live here. Please dress for the outdoors – wellies are always a good idea! £4 per child over 2yrs, siblings £1 09.30am – 11.00am

Teddy Bears’ Picnic

Bring your favourite bear and join us for our annual picnic. £5 per child 2.00pm – 4.00pm