WINTER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS AT THE GROUNDS
At The Grounds, we always aim to offer experiences for the entire family. This July school holidays, we are offering educative, fun sessions with our friends from The Grove Academy. Held inside our beautiful Atrium, their experienced team will make this learning experience fun, educational and worth telling their friends about.
Pre-book your child’s place below in our classes, with the option of activities including pottery, candle making, hot chocolate stick making and cookie decorating. For all reservations to join us for a meal in The Cafe or The Potting Shed before or after, call 02 9699 2225.
The Grounds Hot Chocolate Sticks Making Class
Children will learn the techniques of melting chocolate and carefully pouring into moulds to create their favourite flavour combinations, with the option of peppermint, salted caramel, vanilla, and more. Cooling the spoons to set, each child will have their own chocolate treat to eat or take home.
Children will learn how to make the dough for a shortbread biscuit in their cookie decorating workshop. They will use a range of cake and cookie decorating tools and ingredients including fondant, cookie cutters, shape press’, and fun decorations including sprinkles and sugar balls.
Open to children of all ages, this pottery class introduces them to the art of pottery. Working in smaller groups, children will learn how to create a coil pot by hand with various pottery techniques such as scratching and pinching using the coil method. They will also experiment using a pottery wheel and coning, donut and throwing techniques to pull a pot.