Events at The Natural World Centre
Events coming up this season at The Natural World Centre at Whisby Nature Park.
Duckling Messy Play!
Thursdays 13 September, 11 October & 8 November, 1 to 3pm
NEW for this season! Our new messy play sessions are a chance for youngsters to explore art. Bring a towel and change of clothes for them and be prepared for a little (safe) mess, but lots of fun! Sessions led by Take Part in Art. Suitable for children under 4 years. £4 per child. Booking and pre-payment required to confirm booking.
Take Part in Toddler Art!
Everyone is an artist – and especially toddlers! Fun arty sessions experimenting with different age appropriate media whilst making lots of art and having lots of fun! Sessions led by Take Part in Art. Suitable for children aged 3 to 5 years. £4 per child. Booking and pre-payment required to confirm booking.
Autumn Duckling Disco
A chance for under 7’s to move and groove in time to the music. An exciting mix of chart hits and sing-a-long tracks with games. £4.00 per child. Includes a light snack lunch. Booking and pre-payment required.
Every third Thursday of the month, 10.30am to 12.30pm
Join Take Part in Art for relaxed, fun and sociable sessions with a chance to learn a new skill. £5 per person including refreshments. Limited spaces – check for availability.
Green Woodworking with Hill Holt Wood
A fantastic opportunity to get hands on and learn the intricate skill of woodworking with Hill Holt Wood. £45 per person. Includes lunch and refreshments. Booking essential. Limited spaces available so please book early!
Make a corn dolly
Learn the intricate craft of making a corn dolly with Ceres Crafts. You’ll make a Sunspray corn dolly which appear in many traditional designs. The sun was valued for its role in ripening the crops, and was associated with wealth. £20 per person including light refreshments.
Felt Christmas Baubles
Make your own needle felted baubles with local crafter Nicola Reeve fromSomething for Tutti. Handcrafted items by Something for Tutti are currently on sale in the shop. £20 per person including light refreshments.
Willow Weaving Wreaths I Saturday 8 December, 10.30am to 12pm
Make your own Christmas wreath with expert willow weaver Alison Walling. Bring along your own greenery or decorations. All tools and materials provided. £20 per person including light refreshments.
Served daily from 12 to 3pm. Choose from a delicious seasonal 2 or 3 course menu. From £14.95 per person.
Festive Afternoon Tea
Tables available from 2.30pm until 3.30pm. A selection of finger sandwiches accompanied by festive sweet treats. £12.50 per person
A Curry Night Buffet and LIVE music from Reinst80’d. Boogie until midnight. Dress up and make the era come alive. Shared tables available of up to 8. £25 per person
For more information or to book on to any of these events, call 01522 688868 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about the Natural World Centre visit www.naturalworldcentre.co.uk.
Change of opening hours: Please be aware that from 1 October our opening hours will change to 9.30am to 4.30pm. The bistro will close 30 minutes before with hot food available until 3pm and snacks until 3.30pm.