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Unplug and Play for February Half Term

Unplug and Play ..Get out in the air over half term, breathe in, run about. 
5 afternoons of of simple crafts and creative activities undercover, and the opportunitiy to explore the outdoors across 10 whole acres of space. The children to run around on while you adults enjoy warm drinks and light snacks in the cafe. 

Gardens open 11am – 3pm
Activities- 12pm-3pm

Buy tickets on the door.
£2 per person (everyone over 5, accompanied by an adult)
Normal adult entrance £4
Under 5’s are free
Family Day ticket £8 ( up to 5 people, include up to 2 adults.)
Annual Family Friendly Activities Pass £40 (up to 5 people for a year)

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Unplug and Play for February Half Term

Unplug and Play ..Get out in the air over half term, breathe in, run about. 
5 afternoons of of simple crafts and creative activities undercover, and the opportunitiy to explore the outdoors across 10 whole acres of space. The children to run around on while you adults enjoy warm drinks and light snacks in the cafe. 

Gardens open 11am – 3pm
Activities- 12pm-3pm

Buy tickets on the door.
£2 per person (everyone over 5, accompanied by an adult)
Normal adult entrance £4
Under 5’s are free
Family Day ticket £8 ( up to 5 people, include up to 2 adults.)
Annual Family Friendly Activities Pass £40 (up to 5 people for a year)

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Unplug and Play for February Half Term

Unplug and Play ..Get out in the air over half term, breathe in, run about. 
5 afternoons of of simple crafts and creative activities undercover, and the opportunitiy to explore the outdoors across 10 whole acres of space. The children to run around on while you adults enjoy warm drinks and light snacks in the cafe. 

Gardens open 11am – 3pm
Activities- 12pm-3pm

Buy tickets on the door.
£2 per person (everyone over 5, accompanied by an adult)
Normal adult entrance £4
Under 5’s are free
Family Day ticket £8 ( up to 5 people, include up to 2 adults.)
Annual Family Friendly Activities Pass £40 (up to 5 people for a year)

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Unplug and Play for February Half Term

Unplug and Play ..Get out in the air over half term, breathe in, run about. 
5 afternoons of of simple crafts and creative activities undercover, and the opportunitiy to explore the outdoors across 10 whole acres of space. The children to run around on while you adults enjoy warm drinks and light snacks in the cafe. 

Gardens open 11am – 3pm
Activities- 12pm-3pm

Buy tickets on the door.
£2 per person (everyone over 5, accompanied by an adult)
Normal adult entrance £4
Under 5’s are free
Family Day ticket £8 ( up to 5 people, include up to 2 adults.)
Annual Family Friendly Activities Pass £40 (up to 5 people for a year)

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Unplug and Play for February Half Term

Unplug and Play ..Get out in the air over half term, breathe in, run about. 
5 afternoons of of simple crafts and creative activities undercover, and the opportunitiy to explore the outdoors across 10 whole acres of space. The children to run around on while you adults enjoy warm drinks and light snacks in the cafe. 

Gardens open 11am – 3pm
Activities- 12pm-3pm

Buy tickets on the door.
£2 per person (everyone over 5, accompanied by an adult)
Normal adult entrance £4
Under 5’s are free
Family Day ticket £8 ( up to 5 people, include up to 2 adults.)
Annual Family Friendly Activities Pass £40 (up to 5 people for a year)

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* event cancelled* Enchanted woodlands, carol and mummers

Due to predicted weather conditions and warnings we have reluctantly cancelled Sunday 10th Lantern event. Our apologies to everyone for the disappointment this causes (to us all!) . We  intend and hope to go ahead with the Lantern Parade day on Saturday 16th December. Please cehck back here, before setting out.

 

 

Lantern walks in the mushroom village, carol singing and Mummers play 
Join us for the third of our 4 fabulous afternoons full of woodland magic, light, lanterns and entertainment.

As well as the Woodland Walk, craft Make and Takes today also has seasonal entertainment from Castle Bromwich Singers and roustabout fun from Glorishears of Brummagem mummers play

Nature doesn’t stop when the sun goes down. Take a lantern and see if you can spot the growing mushroom lanterns village and charming woodland creatures.

FREE MAKE AND TAKE workshops:
Lantern making session: 
Make a lantern from paper and bamboo (takes about 2 hours)
Natural Christmas Tree Decorations:
Make a twig star or glittery pine cone or …
Keep warm with a hot chocolate and toasted marshmallows as you walk around the site together.

TICKETS:
£3 for anyone over 4 years old.
Family ticket £10 Free for Garden members and holders of Family Activity Annual Pass
£3 for anyone over 4 years old.
Family ticket £10 Free for Garden members and holders of Family Activity Annual Pass
[ticket prices are a contribution to covering our charity’s costs for this and other events]

On Saturday 16th December come and join in the grand finale. A Community Lantern Parade …
Take part or just watch…there’s lights, a surprise performance, fun and free hot chocolate and toasted marshmallows.

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Unplug and Play – all summer long

Five weeks of good value summer fun at the Gardens

Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 12- 3.30… it’s Unplug and Play

Crafts, gardening and outdoor exploration. Children and families can enjoy outdoor play and/or craft activities under gentle supervision.

The mud kitchen, maze, dipping pond and some gardening activities available for families to explore any day during summer.  Every week will have a different activity based on something in the Gardens.

Week one 25th, 26th, 27th July    Get up and do

Recycled streamers, making chatterboxes and all things on the move: waving, bending, climbing, crawling flying, rolling , fluttering , creeping.

 Week two, 2nd & 3rd August  Wildlife disguises

Collages from leaves, green man masquerade masks, find the dancers in the trees.

(because of the Dogs Don’t do Ballet performance on Tues 1st – there will be no craft activities. Tickets for the performance £10)

Week three, 8th, 9th 10th August  Make an impression..

Clay hedgehogs, leaf and bark rubbings, flowers and leaf pressed nature medallions

Week four, 15th, 16th 17th August  Festival style! The recycled way.

Make your own flags and bunting from plastic bags, paper and other household things.

NB Thursday 17th is big Family Fun Day 11-3.30

Week five, 22nd 23rd, 24th August  Teddies, picnics, making a picture

Sit and relax with teddy, make a den, explore the wildlife and create some art around the site

There’s 10 acres of formal gardens, lawns, holly maze and wilder areas, so lots of places to explore, play and run around whatever is going on.

  • Café and small shop onsite. No need to book.
  • Cost: £2 per person (free for under 5s)
  • £8 for a family day ticket (up to 5 people, maximum of 2 adults)
  • £20 for a family week ticket (up to 5 people, maximum of 2 adults)
  • Free for Family Activity Annual Pass holders (up to 5 people, maximum of 2 adults, including named cardholder) Pass cost £40 and will runs for 12 months.

Contact: 0121 749 4100   Email: admin@cbhgt.org.uk

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