SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS – JULY 2018
These winter school holidays, we’re celebrating the little ones with two weeks of activities to keep their growing minds entertained and wowed.
We’re introducing shopping bag decorating classes, running a kids yoga class as well as a cupcake and cookie decorating class run by our expert staff. Our pizza-making class is back again by popular demand and our horticulturalist will be on hand to bring out your little ones green thumb. We’re also bringing a new kids lego class brought to you by Bricks 4 Kidz that will allow them to explore the world of engineering & architecture.
Browse the classes and dates below and book a spot for your little one. We welcome you to join us for a coffee or meal before or after (we have a delicious new kids menu) – to book a table in The Cafe or The Potting Shed, click here.
We’ll be kicking off a family night in The Garden mid school holidays with live character entertainment from your Bob the Builder, Angelina Ballerina, Scooby-Doo, as well as children’s games, face painting and non-stop dancing from e can’t think of a better way to keep warm these winter holidays.
We’ll keep the garden toasty with heaters and The Garden Bar and BBQ will be serving up scrumptious dinner for the family, including our classic burgers, fresh juices, smoothies and cocktails for the big kids.
This is a ticketed event with limited availability, be sure to book your tickets here before it sells out.
SHOPPING BAG DECORATING WORKSHOPS
MONDAY 9th & FRIDAY 20th JULY | 10AM, 12PM , 2PM
Bring your kids along to our Shopping bag decorating class where they will be able to express their creativity on fabric shopping bags using brushes and vegetable and fruit stencils. The class will run for approximately 1 hour and your child will take home a personalised shopping bag as well as being taught about the benefits of recyclable shopping bags.
CHILDREN’S INTRODUCTION TO YOGA
Tuesday 10th & Tuesday 17th JULY | 10AM
Bring your kids a long to our easy and fun Kids Yoga Class. Classes comprise of movement with an emphasis on games, partner exercises and short meditations help them to develop coordination, flexibility and strength as well as still their minds. Yoga is incredibly beneficial for all ages, and is lots of fun.
GARDENING WORKSHOP WITH PETER RABBIT & FRIENDS
TUESDAY 10th & 17TH JULY | 9AM, 11AM
To celebrate the home entertainment release of Peter Rabbit this June, The Grounds’ in-house Horticulturalist is teaming up with Peter Rabbit & his friends for a vegetable gardening workshop. Little ones will get their hands dirty planting a variety of seedlings while learning how to care and nurture their very own little gardens to take home.
KIDS LEGO BRICKS WORKSHOPS
WEDNESDAY 11th JULY | 10 AM, 12PM, 2PM
Come and let your kids explore the world of engineering and architecture through our Bricks 4 Kids workshop. This 1 hour workshop will engage your kids in a fun and exciting way that will allow their creative juices to flow by designing, creating and playing with specially designed motorised models.
PIZZA MAKING CLASSES
THURSDAY 12TH & WEDNESDAY 18th JULY | 10AM, 12PM, 2PM
Allow us to teach your kids the fine art of Pizza making. Our 1 hour workshop is fun and exciting and will get your kids inner chef to come out. The kids will learn how to stretch their own pizza dough and get creative with pizza toppings, as well as go home with a certificate of completion in “The Grounds Pizza Making Class”!
CUPCAKE AND COOKIE DECORATING WORKSHOP
FRIDAY 13th & THURSDAY 19th JULY | 10AM, 12PM, 2PM
Come and join our experienced staff in decorating cookies and cupcakes these winter holidays. Allow your kids creativity to flow as they learn different techniques and styles to decorate their desserts. The kids will take home two of their hand-decorated cookies and two cupcakes as well as a certificate to say they have completed “The Grounds Kevin Bacon Cookie & Cupcake Class.”