Local Events during Half Term

Code Ninjas Newbury 

Amazing February Half-Term Day Camps: MIni Makers with Minicontrollers, Become a Youtuber, Stop Motion Animation and more to chose from –
book here.

Code Ninjas Newbury

Creation Station at Saddleback Farmshop

Make fun farm animal masks and puppets for 2 -7 yrs.  Tues 22 Feb

Watery Wildlife Family Crafts at Vale & Downland Museum, Wantage – Tues 22 Feb

Make a Medieval Badge, Hungerford Library – Tues 22 Feb

Brilliant Birds and Where to Find Them – Family Event, Nature Discovery Centre Thatcham – Wed 23 Feb

Paddington The Movie, Shaw House Newbury – Thu 24 Feb 

Craft fun at home 

Lots of craft ideas here including homemade bath bombs, glue gun creations and hedgehog bakes! 

Winter Fun Activities

Download FREE activity packs to keep little people busy this winter!

Let’s Get Outside – things to do in your garden, street or park

2 Let’s Get Making – ideas for construction, crafts and design

3 Let’s Get Playing – games you can play and ideas for equipment

4 Let’s Get Chopping – delicious winter recipes for you to try

Cook up a Storm

Let the kids take over the kitchen (with a bit of supervision!)

More Fun For Free

West Berkshire Museum

West Berkshire Libraries – with all sorts of fun and educational events

Vale & Downland Museum – interactive fun for the whole family

Wantage Library – lots of events that are great for the family!

Faringdon Cycle Park – free track that also offers bike lessons for all ages

Savernake Forest – lovely trails to walk and cycle, near Marlborough

Snelsmore Common – outdoor fun yearround exploring this varied heathland

Nature Discovery Centre, Thatcham – great adventure playground, lakeside cafe and activity centre, trails & picnic areas

Have Fun Geocaching– turn a walk into an adventure. What treasure will you find?

50 Things to Do Before You’re 11– how many can you cross off the list?

Science Fun at Home – 5 easy experiments to do (that don’t require any specialist equipment!) from Ruth at Mini Professors

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