Mini makers is our art club for children aged 3 to 5.
It will take place from 10.30am to 12pm on the following dates:
- Wednesday 4 October
£6.50 per child | £2.50 per adult
All children must be accompanied by an adult. Max 1 adult per child.
Children will be encouraged to develop their imagination, creativity, self-expression and communication skills through a range of activities and play, while having fun with new friends. Your little one will have their new creation to take home after each session.
- Engaging in multi-sensory activities through messy play (e.g. life size portrait/ painting with straws /taking rubbings)
- Creating art using various types of paint and drawing materials
- Exploring the garden and drawing nature's wonders
- Using natural materials from the garden to create art (like leaves and petals)
If you would like to join this event and have questions about accessibility, please contact Chatsworth Education at firstname.lastname@example.org so we can discuss your specific requirements.
Sessions will take place in the Old Potting Shed in the garden. Please park in the main car park - parking is included with your ticket - before meeting a member of the learning team at the top garden entrance next to the Stables 10 minutes before the session starts.
More events and activities for children
23 & 31 October
Explore the world of printmaking and create a range of colourful and creative autumn prints to take home.
Children's curious nature walk
25 & 26 October
Listen to ancient trees with stethoscopes, spot woodland birds, and discover more about the fungi, lichen and mosses in Stand wood.
Autumn paper garlands workshop
27 October & 3 November
Get creative this half term and make a set of autumnal decorations to hang in your home.
Squirrels nature club (SEN)
A nature club for children with additional needs to explore and learn about the wildlife at Chatsworth.
Fungi, folklore and feathered friends
1 & 2 November
Join us for an autumnal adventure in Stand wood where children will discover woodland folklore and look out for fungi, before making a bird feeder to take home.
Mini makers art club (ages 3-5)
An art club for pre-school aged children to get creative, develop their imagination, make new friends and get a little messy.
Little Pips gardening club (ages 3-5)
A fortnightly gardening club for pre-school aged children. Explore the garden, make friends and learn new skills while making, growing and having fun.
Seedlings gardening club (ages 4-7)
An after-school gardening club where children will learn how to grow different flowers, fruits and vegetables, and discover the abundance of wildlife at Chatsworth.
Half-term Halloween fun
Enjoy autumnal fun and Halloween horrors in the farmyard this half-term holiday, from pumpkin picking to creepy crafts.
Storytime with Father Christmas
Saturdays & Sundays, 2-23 December
Enjoy a magical family visit to listen to Father Christmas. Includes entry to the farmyard and playground.
9 & 16 December
A children's Christmas craft workshop
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