RHS Garden Harlow Carr March 2015 WHATS ON

Thursday 26 February 2015

Family events, exhibitions, and adult education course and workshops.


SPRING FAMILY EVENTS
Sun 1 - Sat 28 March: Lindt Golden Carrot Competition

Our golden carrot has been stolen and buried somewhere in the garden! Can you help us find it? *Normal garden admission applies

Sat 14 March: Lindt Daffodil Pot Decorating, 11am - 3pm
Children can have fun decorating a daffodil pot with stickers to take home. *Normal garden admission applies

Thur 26 March: Children’s Storytime, 11am start
Come and join a storytelling session, where tales of great garden adventures and little garden creatures will be told. Each session will be followed by a short walk or song. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Suitable for under 5s. *Normal garden admission applies

Sat 28 Mar - Sun 12 Apr: The Lindt Gold Bunny Hunt, 10am - 4pm
Hop through the garden on the trail of the Lindt Bunny, following clues to lead you to a delicious Lindt treat for the hoppy-est Easter ever! *Normal garden admission applies

Sat 28 March - Sun 12 April: Easter Family Fun, 10am - 4pm
Throughout the holidays there will be plenty of fun-filled indoor craft activities and outdoor workshops for all ages to enjoy. Over the Easter weekend you are in for an extra special treat as the Easter bunny himself will be visiting his bunny friends in the garden so hop along and see if you can spot him. *Normal garden admission applies


EXHIBITIONS
Tue 24 Feb - Sun 15 March: Handbags and Gladrags Exhibition, 10am - 3.30pm
Want to give your mum something special this year? Come along and find a unique gift which has been lovingly handmade. Of course you can always treat yourself at the same time! A range of jewellery, handbags, toiletries and clothing are just some of the items on offer. *Normal garden admission applies

Sat 14 - Sun 15 Mar: The Weekend Art Fair, 10am - 4pm
Over 40 local artists will be showcasing their talents offering original work, prints and cards. The exhibition features a range of mediums and styles. There really will be something for everyone. *Normal garden admission applies

Tue 17 March - Sun 12 April: Easter Arts and Craft Exhibition, 10am - 4.30pm
Find a wide range of art and craft, much with a wildlife theme. Handmade jewellery, ceramics, textiles, photographs and much more will all be on offer. There will also be opportunities to meet the talented makers and see demonstrations. *Normal garden admission applies


ADULT EDUCATION COURSES & WORKSHOPS
Sat 28 March: Linocut - Buds, shoots and blooms, 10am – 5pm
Learn how to translate plant forms into effective linocut designs and create your own print.
RHS members £60, non-members £68. Call 020 3176 5830 to book.

For more information about RHS Garden Harlow Carr visit our website at www.rhs.org.uk/harlowcarr or call the garden direct on (01423) 565418.
 

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Notes to editors

For more information please contact Ali Aston on 01423 724693, email aliaston@rhs.org.uk or Sasha Jackson on 01423 724651, email sashajackson@rhs.org.uk.

RHS Garden Harlow Carr
Crag Lane, Harrogate HG3 1QB
www.rhs.org.uk/harlowcarr

Opening times
The Garden is open every day except for Christmas Day.
9.30am – 4pm November to February inclusive
9.30am – 6pm March – October inclusive
Last admission is one hour before closing time.

*Admission prices
RHS members enjoy free entry with a family guest (entitlements may vary according to membership type)

Non-members
Adult £8.95
Family (2 plus 2) £22.80
Children 5 – 16yrs £4.50
Children under 5 years Free
Groups £7.95

About the RHS
The Royal Horticultural Society is the UK’s foremost gardening charity, helping and inspiring millions of people to garden. We do this at our gardens and shows and through our scientific research, publications, libraries and our education and community programmes. We are entirely funded by our members, visitors and supporters.

RHS membership is for anyone with an interest in gardening. Support the RHS and secure a healthy future for gardening. For more information call: 0845 130 4646, or visit www.rhs.org.uk

RHS Registered Charity No. 222879/SC038262
 

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About the RHS

The RHS believes that gardening improves the quality of life and that everyone should have access to great garden experiences. As a charity we help to bring gardening into people's lives and support gardeners of all levels and abilities; whether they are expert horticulturists or children who are planting seeds for the very first time.

RHS membership is for anyone with an interest in gardening. Support the RHS and secure a healthy future for gardening. For more information call: 0845 130 4646, or visit www.rhs.org.uk

RHS Registered Charity No. 222879/SC038262