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Summer Holidays 2015 – Week 6 August 21, 2015

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So here we are – the last week of the holidays already! There’s still loads more fun activities to fill your last week, so here they are:

Saturday 22nd – Monday 31st August

The Circus is at Van Hage Garden Centre, Great Amwell, near Ware this week. Shows at 12pm, 2pm and 4pm every day. Tickets are £6 or free for under 3s sitting on knees. Tickets can be booked in advance online. There’s lots of other things to do at Van Hage while you’re there: a miniature railway, lots of animals to see and feed, nice cafe, etc.

Monday 24th – Friday 28th August

This week at Standalone Farm it’s all about Pirates and Princesses. Take a voyage with Imagica Theatre’s Pirate and Princess show or have fun with some classic party games in the party barn. Plus all the usual fun at the farm.

11.15am: Daily 45 minute art and craft activity at the Secret Garden, Hitchin. £12 for one adult and one child which includes craft activity, play and lunch for both of you. Extra siblings at £3 each. £7.50 if no adult meal required. Suitable for 2yrs plus and older siblings welcome, different themed class each day.

2pm: Free daily film and popcorn at The Secret Garden.

Monday 24th August 

9.15-10.15 or 10.30-11.30am: Two more open gym sessions at Marriotts Gymnastics in Stevenage for kids walking to 5 years.

10am-12pm: Just Babies at Chestnut Tree children’s centre. A fun morning for under 1s, no older siblings please.

11am-12pm or 1-2.30pm: Gymnastics at Hitchin Boys School for ages 3-10yrs. Courses must be pre-booked and paid for in advance. To book a place, please call Ally on 07745 569184 or email.

Tuesday 25th August

11am: Penguins of Madagascar is today’s Kids Club film at Broadway Cinema.

12.15-1pm: Another Tots Tennis session at Letchworth Sports and Tennis Club for 3-5yrs. More info on their website.

Wednesday 26th August

9.15-10.15 or 10.30-11.30am: Two more open gym sessions at Marriotts Gymnastics in Stevenage for kids walking to 5 years.

10am-4pm: Bugs and butterfly craft at Frosts garden centre in Willington. Each child will get to make a 3D bug rock bug mask and a bug or butterfly glider. All children will receive a bug colouring-in sheet and a bug chocolate treat. Craft sessions are £5.99 per child and include a drink and chocolate treat! Don’t forget that the free giant sandpit is also there. To book on to the craft session, visit the website.

10am-1pm: The Beach is back at Icknield Children’s Centre. Outdoor play with sandpit aimed at under 5s, older siblings welcome.

11am: Summer Singalong for 0-2s at The Secret Garden, Hitchin.

11am-3pm: Family Fun Day at Hitchin Boys School. £30 for 4 people. Suitable for the whole family this is a great chance for adults and kids to join in and have fun together. Activities include trampolining, gymnastics, archery, tennis, football, ballet, cheerleading, under 5s area, badminton, hockey, judo, table tennis, games and more! For more details call Ally on 07745 569184.

11am-3pm: Discovery Day at British Schools Museum in Hitchin. This week’s theme is Be Creative with Science. £3.50 per child aged 4 and above, adult admission free. For more details visit the website.

Thursday 27th August

Baby Sensory Summer Session at The Secret Garden, Hitchin. To book or for more info email Louise.

10am-3pm: Free summer craft workshop at Garden Square Shopping Centre, Letchworth. These free summer craft sessions will be running every Thursday through August for kids aged 3 and above. This week’s activity is mermaids and monsters and all materials are supplied.

11am: Catch the latest Cinderella movie again at Broadway Cinema Kids Club.

12.15-1pm: The last Tots Tennis session of the holidays at Letchworth Sports and Tennis Club for 3-5yrs. More info on their website. If you’re interested in these sessions they run through term time on various days including the weekend.

Friday 28th August

10am-12pm: Urban Wildlife Workshop at Howard park  and gardens (by the paddling pool). Wildlife walks, making bug hotels and bird boxes and ‘wild art’. All ages welcome, meet at the Groundworks tent.

12-1.30pm: Minisports and Picnic on St Mary’s Infant School field in Baldock. Aimed at under 5s, older siblings welcome.

2pm: A Crafternoon of Fun at Frosts Garden Centre, Willington. Join a fun filled hour of Craftanoon! Children can choose from a wide range of crafts available and get messy and creative. Each child will receive their own biscuit to decorate followed by a glass of squash… a perfect afternoon treat! £7.99 per child.

Saturday 29th – Sunday 30th August

10.30am: Singalong Frozen is Kids Club at Broadway this weekend.

Bank Holiday Monday 31st August

8.30am-5pm: The ever popular annual Ashwell Show is back this Bank Holiday. A traditional village and horse show there are many attractions including a quad and motorcycle stunt show, bird flying display, Punch and Judy, dog show, vintage cars and tractors, children’s crafts, inflatables and lots of stalls. For full details and to get a 20% discount on advance tickets, visit the website.

So that just about wraps up the Summer holidays, hope you’ve all enjoyed it and found these blog updates useful.


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