Mansfield Road, Welbeck S80 3LW
Wednesday 10th and 24th April, 11.00am – 12.00pm and 12.00pm – 1.00pm
Let your imagination run wild and create your own peg egg. This activity gives children the opportunity to choose any animal that can crack out of an Easter inspired egg, this focuses on improving hand skills such as cutting and drawing.
Pom Pom Bunnies
Wednesday 17th April, 11.00am – 12.00pm and 12.00pm – 1.00pm
Make your own pom pom bunny. Give your bunny the best fluffy pom pom outfit and finish it off with some bunny ears. This activity focuses on manipulative and cutting skills.
Worksop S80 3AZ
Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt
Friday 19th to Monday 22nd April, 10.00am – 4.00pm
It’s that time of the year again when we team up with Cadbury to offer you the ultimate day out. Discover the signs of spring at Clumber Park this Easter and win a chocolate prize when you’ve finished!
£3.00 per child
Mr Straw’s House
5-7 Blyth Grove, Worksop S81 0JG
Tasty Treats Trail
Tuesday 9th to Saturday 13th April and Tuesday 16th to Saturday 20th April, 10.00am – 4.00pm
Florence Straw loved to bake. In the collection you’ll find her animal shaped biscuit cutters — see if you can find the clues based around these animals and win yourself a tasty prize! Booking is essential.
£2.00 and admission to the house
Memorial Avenue S80 2AA
Upswing presents Once Upon A Pillow Fight
Saturday 6th April, 11.00am
It’s time for bed, but everyone is wide awake. In Once Upon Pillow Fight children and their adults tuck themselves into comfy beds — but while you settle in, two characters are not nearly ready to sleep, and their bedtime adventures soon descend into pillow-fighting chaos. Join Upswing for a wonderfully inventive mix of theatre, acrobatics and storytelling. Running time: 45 minutes (20 minutes performance followed by an interactive drawing session). This is suitable for children aged five and over. Booking is advised.
Tickets cost £3.00 for library members and £6.00 for non-library members
North Notts Community Arena
Eastgate, Worksop S80 1QS
The Little Mermaid
Monday 15th April, 6.00pm
Join TaleGate Theatre Productions under the sea for this bubbly pantomime. Follow Lenor, the mermaid princess as she finds her sea legs in search of her happily ever after. A fast paced, highly entertaining Easter pantomime featuring pop songs, magic and puppets — guaranteed to make a splash!
Adults £8.00, children £6.00
Rufford Abbey Country Park
Ollerton NG22 9DF
Magical Spring Trail
Saturday 30th March to Sunday 28th April, 10.30am – 4.00pm
Follow the map though our formal gardens to seek out our fun scenes of spring. Easter Bunnies, Spring flowers in bloom, chicks, spring lambs and lots of colour. Not forgetting your chocolate treat at the end.
£2.00 per trail
Sherwood Forest Country Park
Edwinstowe NG21 9HN
Sherwood Forest Easter Trail
Saturday 6th April to Sunday 28th April, 10.00am – 3.00pm
Come out of hibernation and stretch your legs while following the family-friendly Easter trail around Sherwood Forest. Wiggle your tail and flick your ears, the Easter Bunny is looking for new recruits. If you can complete all the challenges around the Major Oak Trail you can claim your reward at the end.
£2.00 per trail (£1.60 RSPB members)
Thoresby NG22 93P
Woodland Bird Egg Trail
6th to 22nd April
Help Thoresbunny find out which eggs are laid by which of his feathered woodland friends and keep an eye out for the naughty emu that has taken up residence in the veteran woodland!
£1.00 per trail.
Grove Street, Retford DN22 6LD
The Great Green Wood
Monday 8th April, 10.00am – 12.30pm and 1.30pm – 3.00pm
Transform the Ed Room into a forest fit for outlaws and heroes. Paint trees, colour animals and birds. Be prepared to get messy!
Tuesday 9th April, 10.30am – 4.00pm
Let your imagination run free and perhaps create your own Robin Hood story with the Medieval Playmobil and castle.
Robin Hood Day
Wednesday 10th April, 10.30am – 12.30pm and 1.30pm – 3.00pm
Kit yourself out like an outlaw hero by making your own hat and arrow. How many outlaws can you find hiding in the museum?
Thursday 11th April, 10.30am – 12.30pm and 1.30pm – 3.00pm
Complete the quest to become a Knight of the Round table. Hear stories told by King Arthur himself! Make Excalibur and a crown.
Friday 12th April, 10.30am – 12.30pm and 1.30pm – 3.00pm
Ancient British Queen who defied the might of Rome! Create an Iron Age shield or mirror to take home.
Saturday 13th April, 10.00am – 4.00pm
Meet warriors and ladies from Wulfingas AD 450-550 Society and see them recreate the tales of the hero Beowulf.
Debutots Superhero Training
Monday 15th April
Crafts, games and stories to help you become a Superhero
Free but booking is essential
Tuesday 16th April, 10.30am – 12.30pm and 1.30pm – 3.00pm
‘Stain glass’ St George and collage a dragon.
Wednesday 17th April, 10.30am – 4.00pm
Make new friends as you build what you like on this play and share day.
Easter Egg Hunt
Thursday 18th April, 10.30am – 12.30pm and 1.30pm – 3.00pm
Discover what the Easter Bunny has left in the museum garden and claim your prize for FREE. Make an Easter Decoration with Mandy, the Idle Potter to take home for only £3.00.