Easter Family Fun at RHS Garden Wisley

Tuesday 21 February 2012

‘Whatever the Weather’ this Easter (Sat 31 March – Sun 15 April 2012) explore RHS Garden Wisley with fantastic fun weather activities that are all free with normal garden entry.


You will be able to get up close and personal with beautiful birds of prey, join in the fun and energetic ‘Wonderful Weather Music Workshops’ or get in touch with your creative side in one of our many art activities. There is even a family trail to discover over Easter weekend, just remember to check the website for what’s on when.


Sat 31 March

Birds of Prey – See amazing birds of prey and watch displays at 11am and 2pm.

Sun 1 April

Birds of Prey – See amazing birds of prey and watch displays at 11am and 2pm.

Mon 2 April

Wonderful Weather Music Workshops With Bassistry Arts
Recreate sounds of the weather with Marcel and Philippe using percussion instruments in this fantastic music workshop. Don’t forget to join in a ‘rain dance’. Sessions at 11am, 12noon, 1.30pm, 2.30pm and 3.20pm.

Sow and grow – Marigolds.
Sow and grow your own piece of ‘sunshine’ for your garden with brightly coloured marigolds. Sessions at 10.30am – 12.30pm, 1.30pm – 4.30pm.


Tue 3 April

Wonderful Weather Music Workshops With Bassistry Arts
Recreate sounds of the weather with Marcel and Philippe using percussion instruments in this fantastic music workshop. Don’t forget to join in a ‘rain dance’. Sessions at 11am, 12noon, 1.30pm, 2.30pm and 3.20pm.

Sow and grow – Marigolds.
Sow and grow your own piece of ‘sunshine’ for your garden with brightly coloured marigolds. Sessions at 10.30am – 12.30pm, 1.30pm – 4.30pm.

Wed 4 April

Make Wind Chimes
Using natural materials make a wind chime for your garden. Sessions at, 10.30am – 12.30pm, 1.30pm – 4.30pm.

Thurs 5 April

Storytelling with Jamie Crawford
Listen to Jamie tell amazing stories about the weather.
Story sessions at 11.00am, 12.00noon, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm.

Make Wind Chimes
Using natural materials make a wind chime for your garden.
Sessions at, 10.30am – 12.30pm, 1.30pm – 4.30pm.

Easter Weekend

6 -9 April – Easter Trail

Tues 10 April

Sow and grow – Snapdragons
Sessions at, 10.30am – 12.30pm, 1.30pm – 4.30pm.

Storytelling with Jamie Crawford
Listen to Jamie tell amazing stories about the weather.
Story sessions at 11.00am, 12.00noon, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm.

Wed 11 April

Sow and grow - Snapdragons
Sessions at, 10.30am – 12.30pm, 1.30pm – 4.30pm.

Thurs 12 April

Wonderful Weather Music Workshops With Bassistry Arts
Recreate sounds of the weather with Marcel and Philippe using percussion instruments in this fantastic music workshop. Don’t forget to join in a ‘rain dance’. Sessions at 11am, 12 noon, 1.30pm, 2.30pm and 3.20pm.

Make a Rain Stick
Make your own rain stick to recreate the gentle sound of rain.
Sessions at, 10.30am – 12.30pm, 1.30pm – 4.30pm.

Fri 13 April

Wonderful Weather Music Workshops With Bassistry Arts
Recreate sounds of the weather with Marcel and Philippe using percussion instruments in this fantastic music workshop. Don’t forget to join in a ‘rain dance’. Sessions at 11am, 12 noon, 1.30pm, 2.30pm and 3.20pm.

Make a Rain Stick
Make your own rain stick to recreate the gentle sound of rain.
Sessions at, 10.30am – 12.30pm, 1.30pm – 4.30pm.

Sat 14 April

Make a Paper Kite – make a simple kite to fly in the air.
Sessions at, 10.30am – 12.30pm, 1.30pm – 4.30pm.

Sun 15 April

Make a Paper Kite – make a simple kite to fly in the air.
Sessions at, 10.30am – 12.30pm, 1.30pm – 4.30pm.

 

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For more information and please contact Samantha Bevington on 01483 479798, or email samanthabevington@rhs.org.uk

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