Join the gang for forest fun. Stop twiddling thumbs this half-term break and put hands to great use with our inspiring range of Autumn themed activities at Dalkeith Country Park. Our talented Park Rangers have created a fantastic selection of entertaining and educational activities to keep the kids busy over the holidays.
16th October — DEN BUILDING: Under the watchful supervision of our team, your little hedgehogs can build their very own dens using natural materials and will learn what it takes to hibernate over the winter months.
17th October — BIRD FEEDER MAKING: Discover what to feed birds this winter while you learn to make your own bird feeder. A definite for all the avid avian fans among you.
18th October — AUTUMN ART1: OUTDOOR COLLAGE: Participants will have to channel their creativity in this imaginative and enjoyable activity, as we’ll work together to create a wonderful outdoor collage.
19th October — AUTUMN ART 2: AUTUMN MOBILE: Craft a stunning Autumn themed mobile from sticks, leaves, conkers, pine cones or any natural materials found in the park.
And if all that wasn’t enough, your little ones can tackle our fiendishly fun SCAVENGER HUNT in Fort Douglas, which can be enjoyed throughout all 4 days.
Time/Date: 2-3pm on 16th, 17th, 18th & 19th October
Booking & Info: [email protected]
Ranger Activity Cost: £3 per child, Scavenger Hunt is free.
Details here: dalkeithcountrypark.co.uk/event/category/outdoor/
* Ranger activities are suitable for age 5+, booking required and all children must be accompanied by an adult.