Family events

Early Years Exhibition - A Viking Voyage

Friday 2 June 2017 – Monday 28 August 2017

Early Years Exhibition - A Viking Voyage

Time: -

Location: Coventry - Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry City Centre, CV1 5QP

Cost: Free

The Herbert's famous early year's play space for families returns with A Very Viking Voyage!

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Fearsome Craftsmen: Discover The Artistry Of The Viking World

Saturday 1 July 2017 – Sunday 24 September 2017

Fearsome Craftsmen: Discover The Artistry Of The Viking World

Time: -

Location: Coventry - Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry City Centre, CV1 5QP

Cost: Free

Making the perilous journey through the crashing waves of the North Sea, the bloody and brutal Viking invasions of Britain are legendary – but what did they do while they were here?

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Seurat to Riley: The Art of Perception

Saturday 8 July 2017 – Sunday 8 October 2017

Seurat to Riley: The Art of Perception

Time: 11:00 - 17:00

Location: Compton Verney Warwick CV35 9HZ

Cost: Adult - £15

Compton Verney’s summer exhibition will take you on a fascinating and stimulating journey that looks at the ways in which our visual perceptions have been explored by artists.

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Cartists: Reimagining the Car

Saturday 15 July 2017 – Sunday 29 October 2017

Cartists: Reimagining the Car

Time: 10:00 - 16:30

Location: Coventry - Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry City Centre, CV1 5QP

Cost: Free Entry

Fourteen artists, one challenge… Transform a car into a work of art!

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Lunt Roman Festival 2017

Saturday 15 July 2017 – Sunday 16 July 2017

Lunt Roman Festival 2017

Time: 10:00 - 16:00

Location: Lunt Roman Fort Coventry Rd, Baginton, Coventry CV8 3AJ

Cost: Please see below for costings

Travel back in time and immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of Roman Britain.

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Fargo Village: VIP Coventry Record Fair

Sunday 16 July 2017

Fargo Village: VIP Coventry Record Fair

Time: 10:00 - 15:30

Location: Coventry - Fargo Village, Far Gosford Street, Coventry, CV1 5ED.

Cost: Free Entry

A great Chance to buy or sell your vinyl records at Coventry's biggest record fair

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Mad Science Summer Camp

Monday 24 July 2017 – Friday 1 September 2017

Mad Science Summer Camp

Time: -

Location: Warwick University Gibbet Hill Road, Coventry, CV4 7AL

Cost: £30 per child per day

Mad Science West Midlands are holding a summer camp at the Warwick University during the whole of the 6 weeks holiday.

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Wildlife Watch - Nuts about nature

Monday 24 July 2017

Wildlife Watch - Nuts about nature

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50

Discover what nature at Brandon Marsh.

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Wildlife Watch - Discover Dens

Tuesday 25 July 2017

Wildlife Watch - Discover Dens

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child

Always wanted to know how to survive in the woods? Brandon Marsh can teach you that.

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Wildlife Watch - Teddy's Big Adventure

Wednesday 26 July 2017

Wildlife Watch - Teddy's Big Adventure

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child

Bring your teddy along to explore Brandon Marsh.

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Wildlife Watch - Bugs that go bump in the woods

Wednesday 26 July 2017

Wildlife Watch - Bugs that go bump in the woods

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child

Explore the bugs and insects at Brandon Marsh

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Creative Car Factory – Family Workshops

Wednesday 26 July 2017 – Saturday 2 September 2017

Creative Car Factory – Family Workshops

Time: 10:30 - 15:30

Location: Coventry Transport Museum Millennium Place, Hales Street, Coventry, CV1 1JD

Cost: £2.00

Join Coventry Transport Museum in the Creative Car Factory this summer and be a real life ‘Cartist’. Create your very own model, and help us build a full size ‘car’ inspired by our Cartists exhibition

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Nature Tots - Fantastic Fairytales

Thursday 27 July 2017

Nature Tots - Fantastic Fairytales

Time: 10:30 - 12:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child

Join Brandon Marsh for some fairytale fun.

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Wasps Rugby 2017/18 Fixtures

Friday 28 July 2017 – Saturday 5 May 2018

Wasps Rugby 2017/18 Fixtures

Time: 15:00 - 17:00

Location: Ricoh Arena Ricoh Arena, Phoenix Way, Coventry, CV6 6GE

Cost: Variable

The 2017/18 fixtures our Wasps will be taking on throughout this season. Come on you Wasps!

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Wildlife Watch - Brilliant Bats

Friday 28 July 2017

Wildlife Watch - Brilliant Bats

Time: -

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

It's not Halloween but don't forget about our brilliant bats, get batty and play our games and find our what they get up to!

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Brilliant Bats

Friday 28 July 2017

Wildlife Watch - Brilliant Bats

Time: 10:30 -

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child

It's not Halloween but treat yourself and the family to some fabulous bats

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Wildlife Watch - Woodland Adventure

Friday 28 July 2017

Wildlife Watch - Woodland Adventure

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Come on a woodland adventure, what will we find there? Play our wacky woodland games and have a fun forest time.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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The Vikings Have Landed

Saturday 29 July 2017

The Vikings Have Landed

Time: 10:30 - 15:30

Location: Coventry - Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry City Centre, CV1 5QP

Cost: £2.00

Boats, fires, swords galore, dragons, weaving, beards and more! From sparkly fish and seascapes to pretend campfires and cloud spinning, explore the Viking world of crafts, combat, mythology and more.

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The Weaver’s House Open Day - Tenth Anniversary

Saturday 29 July 2017

The Weaver’s House Open Day - Tenth Anniversary

Time: 11:00 - 16:00

Location: The Weaver's House 121 Upper Spon St, Coventry CV1 3BQ

Cost: Free Entry

Come and celebrate the tenth anniversary of the restoration and opening to the public of the house and garden. There will also be traditional games and cake alongside all the usual tours and talks.

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Coventry Viva! Vegan Festival

Saturday 29 July 2017

Coventry Viva! Vegan Festival

Time: 10:30 - 17:00

Location: Coventry Cathedral Priory Street Coventry CV1 5FB

Cost: £3 Entry, Under 16 FREE plus students and unwaged entry is £2

Viva! are bringing veganism to Coventry Cathedral this summer on Saturday 29th July

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Digbeth Dining Club at Coventry Cathedral

Sunday 30 July 2017

Digbeth Dining Club at Coventry Cathedral

Time: 11:00 - 18:00

Location: Coventry Cathedral Priory Street Coventry CV1 5FB

Cost: £1.00

Digbeth Dining Club and Coventry Cathedral are back for one last time this summer. Bringing award winning street food to the city's most iconic venue.

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Wildlife Watch - Wicked Woods

Monday 31 July 2017

Wildlife Watch - Wicked Woods

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Head into our wicked woods for some amazing games and activities for an afternoon of fun!

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Baffling Bugs

Monday 31 July 2017

Wildlife Watch - Baffling Bugs

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult.

Bugs come in all different shapes and sizes, can you tell your shield bugs from your lead bugs? See what you can find as we go on a bug hunt with nets and pots.

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A Really Roman Summer

Monday 31 July 2017 – Friday 1 September 2017

A Really Roman Summer

Time: 10:00 - 15:30

Location: Lunt Roman Fort Coventry Rd, Baginton, Coventry CV8 3AJ

Cost: £3.75

Explore the unique Lunt Roman Fort this summer; stand on the ramparts, imagine yourself training horses in the Gyrus, and drop in to our fantastic Roman themed workshops.

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Archery Taster Sessions

Monday 31 July 2017

Archery Taster Sessions

Time: 12:30 - 16:00

Location: Charterhouse Priory London Rd Coventry CV1 2JR

Cost: £5.00

Archery is back at Charterhouse this summer!

Have A Go Archery Sessions on various dates throughout the Summer, tuition is given by qualified Archery GB trainers

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Wildlife Watch - Buzzy Bees and Beautiful Butterflies

Tuesday 1 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Buzzy Bees and Beautiful Butterflies

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Use our nets to hunt for some beautiful butterflies and turn into a bee in a buzzing game.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Pond Dipping

Wednesday 2 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Pond Dipping

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Come and discover what lurks in the murky depths of our pond, can you find the mysterious newt.

This session is suitable for those aged 4 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Special Squirrels and their Friends

Wednesday 2 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Special Squirrels and their Friends

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Find out how special squirrels are and play lots of games with them and their woodland friends.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus

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Nature Tots - Animal Homes

Thursday 3 August 2017

Nature Tots - Animal Homes

Time: 10:30 - 12:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult.

Where does a badger live? What about a squirrel? Find out as you learn all about animals and their homes.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 to 4 years.

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Wildlife Watch - Tiny Pond Dippers

Thursday 3 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Tiny Pond Dippers

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

A special chance for our smaller guests to look in the pond, they will also go on a trail and play some froggy games.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 to 4 years.

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Wildlife Watch - Teeny Tiny Den Building

Friday 4 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Teeny Tiny Den Building

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Why should den building be just for the older kids? Head out and help us make dens for teddies and maybe even a toddler or two.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 to 5 years.

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Wildlife Watch - Flying Friends

Friday 4 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Flying Friends

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Is it a bird? Is it a bat? Is it a dragonfly? Find out as we learn all about our flying friends.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Leamington Art in the Park Festival

Saturday 5 August 2017 – Sunday 6 August 2017

Leamington Art in the Park Festival

Time: 10:00 - 18:00

Location: Jephson Gardens Newbold Terrace, Leamington Spa, CV32 4AA

Cost: Free Entry

Free event in Jephson Gardens on August 5th and 6th. There are over 160 artists and makers and enjoy circus-inspired activities and installations, enjoy fantastic food, music and workshops

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Leamington Art in the Park 2017

Saturday 5 August 2017 – Sunday 6 August 2017

Leamington Art in the Park 2017

Time: 10:00 - 18:00

Location: Jephson Gardens Newbold Terrace, Leamington Spa, CV32 4AA

Cost: Free Entry

This year's Festival theme is ‘The Three Graces’ to celebrate Leamington’s historic elephants, Wilhelmina, Haddie & Trilby and to add some circus related fun and activities.

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Wildlife Watch - Friendly Foxes and Brilliant Badgers

Monday 7 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Friendly Foxes and Brilliant Badgers

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Find out about these great animals and their super senses and play loads of games along the way.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Friendly Foxes and Brilliant Badgers

Monday 7 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Friendly Foxes and Brilliant Badgers

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Find out about these great animals and their super senses and play loads of games along the way.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Slimy Slugs and Snails

Monday 7 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Slimy Slugs and Snails

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Bleurgh look at all that slime! But if you look up close slugs and snails are amazing, see if you can find one or one of their friends.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Summer Colours

Tuesday 8 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Summer Colours

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Help us find all the colours of summer and get arty outdoors as we go on a summer adventure.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Pond Dipping

Tuesday 8 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Pond Dipping

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult.

Come and discover what lurks in the murky depths of our pond, can you find the mysterious newt?

This session is suitable for those aged 4 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - A Brandon Adventure for Little Legs

Wednesday 9 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - A Brandon Adventure for Little Legs

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Come and explore Brandon, we will play some games and find out who lives on our meadow.

This session is suitable for those aged 1 to 3 years.

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Wildlife Watch - Animal Babies

Wednesday 9 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Animal Babies

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Some animals look like their mummies some do not, find out which is which and get ready to make them a cosy home to hang out in.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Nature Tots - Brilliant Bugs

Thursday 10 August 2017

Nature Tots - Brilliant Bugs

Time: 10:30 - 12:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free child

Aren't bugs brilliant? What will you find on our great big bug hunt? Can you be the best buzzy bee and make lots of honey in our bugtastic game?

This session is suitable for those aged 2 to 4yrs.

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Wildlife Watch - Find a Frog

Friday 11 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Find a Frog

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult.

Ever wonder what lives in the pond with the frogs and toads? Come along and find out as we go dipping for frogs and more.

This session is suitable for those aged 6 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Looking Underground

Friday 11 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Looking Underground

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

We'll be looking at everything that goes on underground and why!

This session is suitable for those aged 6 plus.

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Archery Taster Sessions

Friday 11 August 2017

Archery Taster Sessions

Time: 12:30 - 16:00

Location: Charterhouse Priory London Rd Coventry CV1 2JR

Cost: £5.00

Archery is back at Charterhouse this summer!

Have A Go Archery Sessions on various dates throughout the Summer, tuition is given by qualified Archery GB trainers.

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Open Day at The Weaver's House

Saturday 12 August 2017

Open Day at The Weaver's House

Time: 11:00 - 16:00

Location: The Weaver's House 121 Upper Spon St, Coventry CV1 3BQ

Cost: Free Entry

Come and visit this little medieval gem which has been restored to its 1540 appearance, complete with full size replica loom (access via ladder) and working garden.

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Archery Taster Sessions

Monday 14 August 2017

Archery Taster Sessions

Time: 12:30 - 16:00

Location: Charterhouse Priory London Rd Coventry CV1 2JR

Cost: £5.00

Archery is back at Charterhouse this summer!

Have A Go Archery Sessions on various dates throughout the Summer, tuition is given by qualified Archery GB trainers.

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Wildlife Watch - Den Building

Monday 14 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Den Building

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Discover how to make your very own shelter in the woods, will you be able to make it waterproof using just what you find in the woods?

This session is suitable for those aged 6 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Natures Nightlife

Monday 14 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Natures Nightlife

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

What happens on the reserve at night, find out more about our secret night time friends.

This session is suitable for those aged 6 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Mud Glorious Mud

Tuesday 15 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Mud Glorious Mud

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult.

Mud isn't just there to get us dirty, it can be used for so much, from art to helping out our animal friends, come find out what you can use it for.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Beautiful Birds

Tuesday 15 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Beautiful Birds

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

What birds can you spot as we go birdwatching, will the friendly robins come out to say hello, can you build a nest fit for a blue tit.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - A night time Adventure

Wednesday 16 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - A night time Adventure

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Find out all about the animals that come out at night, how they find each other what they like to eat.

This session is suitable for those aged 4 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Lets Get Creative

Wednesday 16 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Lets Get Creative

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Bring the whole family along to do some outdoor and indoor art, why not paint the trees and make a special craft to take home.

This session is suitable for everyone!

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Nature Tots - Summer Fun

Thursday 17 August 2017

Nature Tots - Summer Fun

Time: 10:30 - 12:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Join us for summer fun this holiday as we head out and about to have some really wild fun.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 to 4 years.

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Wildlife Watch - Duck Tales

Friday 18 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Duck Tales

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

We're off looking for ducks and we're going to have a quacking good time!

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Fantastical Magical Woodlands

Friday 18 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Fantastical Magical Woodlands

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Journey with us to our magical woodland, concoct a magic potion, help out the fairy queen and make some mud trolls.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Cheese Fest UK at Coventry Cathedral

Saturday 19 August 2017

Cheese Fest UK at Coventry Cathedral

Time: 11:00 - 18:00

Location: Coventry Cathedral Priory Street Coventry CV1 5FB

Cost: £4-£6

THIS AUGUST EXPERIENCE AN AMAZING CHEESE SPECTACLE COVENTRY

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Heartbreak Productions Present "Billionaire Boy"

Saturday 19 August 2017

Heartbreak Productions Present "Billionaire Boy"

Time: 17:00 - 20:00

Location: Charterhouse Priory London Rd Coventry CV1 2JR

Cost: £10.00

Charterhouse Priory and Heartbreak Productions present Billionaire Boy by David Walliams. A live outdoor theatre performance in the garden.

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Wildlife Watch - Sensory Explorer

Monday 21 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Sensory Explorer

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult.

Can you smell like a badger? Hear like a rabbit? Feel like a mole or even see as well as an owl? Find out as we explore using our senses.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Pond Dipping

Monday 21 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Pond Dipping

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Come and discover what lurks in the murky depths of our pond, can you find the mysterious newt?

This session is suitable for those aged 4 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Compass Challenge

Tuesday 22 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Compass Challenge

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult.

Would you be able to find your way round using just a compass and some instructions? Find out as we head out on a mapping adventure.

This session is suitable for those aged 6 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Minibeast Madness

Tuesday 22 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Minibeast Madness

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

See what minibeasts you can find as we head out on a bug hunt and of course play some creepy crawly games.

This session is suitable for those aged 6 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Teeny Tiny Den Building

Wednesday 23 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Teeny Tiny Den Building

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult.

Why should den building be just for the older kids? Head out and help us make dens for teddies and maybe even a toddler or two.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 to 5 years.

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Nature Tots - Forest Fun

Thursday 24 August 2017

Nature Tots - Forest Fun

Time: 10:30 - 12:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult.

If you go down to the woods today you're sure of a big surprise as we'll be there getting muddy in our fantastic forest with lots of games and activities.

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Wildlife Watch - What's That Sound?

Friday 25 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - What's That Sound?

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult.

People think the outdoors is quiet, but listen to that sound, everything from the caws of crows to the buzzing of bees, get ready to play loads of noisy games.

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Wildlife Watch - Signs of Summer

Friday 25 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Signs of Summer

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult.

We're on the look for signs of summer come rain or shine, even without the hot sun you can still see it's summertime.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Big Summer BBQ & Market

Saturday 26 August 2017 – Sunday 27 August 2017

Big Summer BBQ & Market

Time: 11:00 - 16:00

Location: Coventry - Fargo Village, Far Gosford Street, Coventry, CV1 5ED.

Cost: Free Entry

A good old fashioned BBQ , market and family entertainment

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Crafts at Burton Dassett

Monday 28 August 2017

Crafts at Burton Dassett

Time: 11:00 - 17:30

Location: All Saints' Church All Saints' Church Burton Dassett Hills Country Park CV47 2AB

Cost: Free

This event is being organised by the Burton Dassett Restoration Committee to raise fund to provide much needed catering and toilet facilities at the church. All proceeds will go to this fund.

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Wildlife Watch - Life in the Undergrowth

Tuesday 29 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Life in the Undergrowth

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

There's so much going on right under our feet, we're going to be finding out what lives there and why!

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Tweet to Woo

Tuesday 29 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Tweet to Woo

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult.

Tweet to Woo! Can you hear that noise, we're going on a bird hunt, making them a snack and testing our nest building skills on this fun afternoon out.
This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Summer Adventure

Wednesday 30 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Summer Adventure

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Have a summer adventure with us this holiday, there's loads of fun to be had.

This session is suitable for those aged 6 plus

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Wildlife Watch - Amazing Amphibians

Wednesday 30 August 2017

Wildlife Watch - Amazing Amphibians

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult.

We're exploring the amphibian world, as we delve into our ponds, what do they eat, where do they live and are they always in the pond?

This session is suitable for those aged 6 plus.

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Nature Tots - Baby Animal and their Families

Thursday 31 August 2017

Nature Tots - Baby Animal and their Families

Time: 10:30 - 12:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Those baby animals sure are cute, but how do they keep safe? Get ready to play lots of games and look after our cuddly toy creatures as we had out and learn all about baby animals and their families.

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Family Bat Night

Friday 1 September 2017

Family Bat Night

Time: 19:15 - 20:45

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £5 per person or £15 for a family of four.

Join us for our family bat night, we'll be playing fun bat games before heading off with our bat detectors to see if we can spot some bats!

This session is suitable for those aged 5 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Pirates and Princesses

Friday 1 September 2017

Wildlife Watch - Pirates and Princesses

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Fancy your chances of walking the plank or see yourself in a beautiful castle, come along as we build dens fit for a princess and secret pirate hideouts. This session is suitable for those aged 4 plus

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Wildlife Watch - Dino Discovery

Friday 1 September 2017

Wildlife Watch - Dino Discovery

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

We're making mud fossils and playing loads of dinosaur games during this session fit for the next dino discoverer.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus

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Wasps vs Sale Sharks Season Opener

Saturday 2 September 2017

Wasps vs Sale Sharks Season Opener

Time: 19:30 -

Location: Ricoh Arena Ricoh Arena, Phoenix Way, Coventry, CV6 6GE

Cost: Please see below for costings

Wasps kick off their 2017/18 AVIVA Premiership campaign when they welcome Sale Sharks to the Ricoh Arena on Saturday 2nd September 2017.

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Faithful Ruslan - The Story of a Guard Dog

Saturday 2 September 2017 – Saturday 16 September 2017

Faithful Ruslan - The Story of a Guard Dog

Time: -

Location: Belgrade Theatre Belgrade Square Corporation St Coventry CV1 1GS

Cost: £12 & £14.50 Concessions: £9 to £12.50

All Ruslan knew was that whatever those beloved eyes wanted to be done, was always done...

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Jackson Live in Concert

Saturday 2 September 2017

Jackson Live in Concert

Time: -

Location: Belgrade Theatre Belgrade Square Corporation St Coventry CV1 1GS

Cost: £26 Concessions: £24

Michael Jackson is not only remembered as one of the most influential artists of all time, but many of today’s artists have been inspired by his iconic style.

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The Railway Children

Monday 11 September 2017

The Railway Children

Time: -

Location: Belgrade Theatre Belgrade Square Corporation St Coventry CV1 1GS

Cost: Tickets: Adults: £21.50 to £23.75 Children: £16.50 to £18.75

E. Nesbit’s classic novel The Railway Children is brought thrillingly to life in a stunning new stage production.

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The Tiger Who Came To Tea

Wednesday 13 September 2017 – Saturday 16 September 2017

The Tiger Who Came To Tea

Time: -

Location: Belgrade Theatre Belgrade Square Corporation St Coventry CV1 1GS

Cost: Adults: £13.50 to £15.50 Children: £11.50 to £13.50

The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be? What they certainly don’t expect to see at the door is a big, stripy tiger!

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Carnival Polo Family Day Out at Dallas Burston Polo Club

Friday 15 September 2017

Carnival Polo Family Day Out at Dallas Burston Polo Club

Time: 17:00 - 23:30

Location: Dallas Burston Polo Club Dallas Burston Polo Club, Stoneythorpe Estate, Southam, CV47 2DL, United Kingdom

Cost: £5.00

Join Dallas Burton Polo Club for one of the most exciting polo events on the season. Perfect for families and party lovers, there is something for everyone at Carnival Polo!

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HSBC UK City Ride Coventry

Sunday 17 September 2017

HSBC UK City Ride Coventry

Time: 11:00 - 15:00

Location: Broadgate Broadgate Coventry City Centre CV1 1NF

Cost: Free

Coventry is inviting cyclists to ride on traffic free streets on Sunday 17 September! Bring your friends, bring your family, and join us on a ride to remember.

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Youth Acting Classes

Saturday 23 September 2017

Youth Acting Classes

Time: -

Location: Belgrade Theatre Belgrade Square Corporation St Coventry CV1 1GS

Cost: Please see the website for costings

The Belgrade's fantastic Youth Acting Classes run on Saturday mornings for young people aged 8-11 (primary group) and 11-16 (secondary group).

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Wildlife Watch - Stories in the Wood

Saturday 23 September 2017

Wildlife Watch - Stories in the Wood

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Maybe you will meet the 3 bears or find some magic beans, lots of stories and lots of fun.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Den Building

Sunday 24 September 2017

Wildlife Watch - Den Building

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Would you be able to survive outside this Winter? Come find out as you discover how to make a survival den in the woods, to keep warm and sheltered away from the cold.

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The Quo Experience

Tuesday 26 September 2017

The Quo Experience

Time: -

Location: Belgrade Theatre Belgrade Square Corporation St Coventry CV1 1GS

Cost: £23.50 Concessions: £21.50

The Quo Experience is not just another Quo tribute band – it is an ‘experience’; an ongoing chance to experience the sounds and looks of “Britain’s biggest singles chart band of all time”!

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Someone Like You - The Adele Songbook

Wednesday 27 September 2017

Someone Like You - The Adele Songbook

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Location: Belgrade Theatre Belgrade Square Corporation St Coventry CV1 1GS

Cost: £23.50 Concessions: £21.50

Touring UK theatres for the very first time, Someone Like You – The Adele Songbook is an immaculate celebration of one of our generation’s finest singer-songwriters.

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Killer Queen

Friday 29 September 2017

Killer Queen

Time: -

Location: Belgrade Theatre Belgrade Square Corporation St Coventry CV1 1GS

Cost: £26 Concessions: £24

Killer Queen have been performing their tribute to Queen’s concert since 1993. Their expert musicianship, extraordinary energy and accurate portrayal of the world’s greatest live band have rightfully

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Girl Power - Celebrating Pop Legends The Spice Girls

Saturday 30 September 2017

Girl Power - Celebrating Pop Legends The Spice Girls

Time: -

Location: Belgrade Theatre Belgrade Square Corporation St Coventry CV1 1GS

Cost: £23.50 Concessions: £21.50

Journey back to the ’90s, to a time of platform boots and Union Jack print dresses… a time of Girl Power!

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The Little Mix Experience

Saturday 30 September 2017

The Little Mix Experience

Time: -

Location: Belgrade Theatre Belgrade Square Corporation St Coventry CV1 1GS

Cost: £14 Concessions: £12

If you’re a fan of one of X Factor’s finest exports you’re sure to L.O.V.E. The Little Mix Experience!

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BE Play Live at Coventry Cathedral

Saturday 7 October 2017

BE Play Live at Coventry Cathedral

Time: 19:30 -

Location: Coventry Cathedral Priory Street Coventry CV1 5FB

Cost: £35 Premium (online booking fee applies) £25 Regular (online booking fee applies)

Music ensemble BE will perform a unique soundscape that features the live-streamed sound of 50,000 bees from a new hive placed within the Cathedral grounds specially for the event.

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Godiva Rocks

Saturday 7 October 2017 – Saturday 21 October 2017

Godiva Rocks

Time: -

Location: Belgrade Theatre Belgrade Square Corporation St Coventry CV1 1GS

Cost: £19 to £27 Concessions: £14 to £25

Godiva Rocks is an unmissable new musical featuring a host of hit songs from Coventry artists through the decades.

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Stepback

Saturday 14 October 2017

Stepback

Time: 18:30 -

Location: Ricoh Arena Ricoh Arena, Phoenix Way, Coventry, CV6 6GE

Cost: £50

STEPBACK!

A celebration of the sounds of the 80s!

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Quentin Blake: Inside Stories

Saturday 21 October 2017

Quentin Blake: Inside Stories

Time: 11:00 - 17:00

Location: Compton Verney Warwick CV35 9HZ

Cost: Adult - £15, Child - £3

Enjoy the wonderful creations of one of the world’s best-loved illustrators, Quentin Blake.

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Wildlife Watch - Autumn Urban Safari

Monday 23 October 2017

Wildlife Watch - Autumn Urban Safari

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Join us for a guided walk of our nature reserve as we use binoculars to spot migratory birds and autumn signs.

This session is suitable for those aged 6 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Lovely Leaves

Monday 23 October 2017

Wildlife Watch - Lovely Leaves

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

There's so much fun to have when the leaves start to fall, collect leaves of all shapes, sizes and colours and make the into a natural collage.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Wild About Bats

Tuesday 24 October 2017

Wildlife Watch - Wild About Bats

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Learn all about this night flying mammal and how they live in our gardens and parks. Play lots of fun games and make a craft.

This session is suitable for those aged 6 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Spooky Spiders and Monster Minibeasts

Wednesday 25 October 2017

Wildlife Watch - Spooky Spiders and Monster Minibeasts

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Can you make your own web and find some creepy crawlies hiding in the woods.

This session is suitable for those aged 4 plus.

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Wildlife Watch - Teeny Tiny Den Building

Wednesday 25 October 2017

Wildlife Watch - Teeny Tiny Den Building

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Why should den building be just for the older kids?! Head out and help us make dens for teddies and maybe even a toddler or two.

This session is suitable for those aged 2 to 5 years

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Nature Tots - Halloween Spooks

Thursday 26 October 2017

Nature Tots - Halloween Spooks

Time: 10:30 - 12:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Why not dress up and come and play some spooky games. You will make some magic potions and learn which animals are brave enough to be out and about on Halloween.

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Dirt Bike Show 2017

Thursday 26 October 2017 – Sunday 29 October 2017

Dirt Bike Show 2017

Time: 09:30 - 16:00

Location: NAEC Stoneleigh National Agricultural Exhibition Centre, Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, Warwick CV8 2LZ, United Kingdom

Cost: £8-16

The International Dirt Bike Show in partnership with Motul is the premier indoor off-road event on the calendar and takes place at Stoneleigh Park in Warwickshire from October 26-29, 2017.

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Wildlife Watch - Autumn Colour Palette

Friday 27 October 2017

Wildlife Watch - Autumn Colour Palette

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

How many colours can you find in nature? Look closely as the colours start to change, try your hand at bark rubbings and make a leafy lantern to take home.

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Wildlife Watch - Happy Hedgehogs

Friday 27 October 2017

Wildlife Watch - Happy Hedgehogs

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £3.50 per child and one free adult

Find out about hedgehogs and their night time lives, what do they eat? Where are they in winter? Plus make a mud hedgehog too!

This session is suitable for those aged 2 plus.

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