Today a series of upcoming events at Woodlands Farm have been added to the site calendar, including a full programme of activities for the October half term (25-28 October), Apple Day on 23 October and the Christmas Fair on 27 November:
Sunday 23 October
Apple Day, 11am-4pm, FREE ENTRY.
All are welcome at the Woodlands Farm Trust Apple Day. Come and celebrate National Apple Day with a variety of activities, including crafts, a treasure hunt, archery, face-painting, and pressing apples to make juice. There will be stalls selling local produce, including farm honey and home-made jams and cakes. A great day out for all the family. Entry is free, but donations are welcome – all money raised helps us to care for our animals.
Sunday 27 November
Christmas Fair, 11am-3pm, FREE ENTRY.
All are welcome at the Woodlands Farm Trust Christmas Fair. Sip mulled wine whilst browsing stalls of local produce and crafts for early Christmas present ideas, or relax in our café while the kids enjoy crafts and games. A great festive day out for all the family. Entry is free, but donations are welcome – all money raised helps us to care for our animals.
Education Activities for Half Term, Tues 25-Fri 28 October
Tues 25-Fri 28 October, 9.30am-4.30pm
Can You Spy Da Spider?
Self-guided trail around the farm. Free; drop-in.
Tues 25, Weds 26, Fri 28 October, 9.30am-4.30pm
The Big Draw: Fantastic Animals on the Farm.
Make your own fantastic creatures. Materials supplied. Free; drop-in.
Tues 25 October
Sessions at 10.30am, 12pm, 2pm, 3pm.
Farm Food Day. Try something new, eat something wild, have a go with our apple press and find out what’s edible and what’s not on the farm. Ages 6+. Drop in; £1 per person per session.
Weds 26 October
Wildlife in the Woods. Fungal foray, fun and foraging for ages 6+. Will take place whatever the weather, so be prepared! Free; drop-in.
Thurs 27 October
Rubbish Monster Toddler Group, 10am-12pm. Rubbish Monsters, 2pm-4pm.
Recycling the fun way, making monsters! Free; drop-in.
Fri 28 October
Creepy Crawly Day. 10.30am, 12pm, 2pm.
Bug-themed walks and activities. Free; drop-in.
Fri 28 October
Things That go Bump in the Night. Starts 4.45pm for Talk and 5.45pm for Walk. Ends 7.30pm.
A talk about bats, followed by a bat walk using detectors, and moth trapping. Ages 6+.
Booking essential; £2 per adult, children free.