Discover Life in the Trenches at the Staffordshire Regiment Museum as The Staffordshire Regiment Museum hold a WW1 Discovery Day on Monday February 17th - a great way for families to learn what life was like for soldiers during the Great War.
The Museum's uniformed guides will take you on an exciting tour of the fantastic WW1 trench system, and describe what life was like for soldiers during the Great War, complete with the sounds of sniper bullets whizzing past and the crack and rumble of German guns.
Parents and children will get the chance to try on uniforms, as well as handle weapons and equipment from the time, plus explore the Museum and its fascinating collections of medals (including VC's) weapons, uniforms, recordings of real WW1 soldiers talking about their experiences and much more.
Discovery Day tours start at 11am, 12 noon and 1pm. Adults £3, children and concessions including senior citizens £2.
Lichfield Leisure Centres
Burntwood Leisure Centre, Friary Grange, King Edward V1 and Beacon Park are holding a fun packed week of holiday clubs and football offers to swimming fun sessions and coaching courses keeping youngsters entertained throughout the February half term. Click here for their complete timetable of events.
Whatever the weather, The National Arboretum has a wealth of fun activities for the whole family including Felt Making, Willow Weaving, Kite Making, Bird Feeders, Stone Painting, Paper Flowers and Collage and Decoupage Canvasses. Click here for full details.
Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum, Breadmarket Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LG
Crafty Cats activities - Get creative in hands-on arts and craft activities for the half-term holidays. Just drop-in!
Old MacDonald Had a Farm - Help old MacDonald find his missing animals this February half term.
Written especially for parents to enjoy with their children, this fun filled farmyard tale brings to life all the best loved characters from the original nursery rhyme and promises fun, games, giggles and plenty of singing.
Tickets cost £8.50 for children, £9.50 for adults and £32 for a family. Book your tickets online at www.lichfieldgarrick.com or by calling Box Office on 01543 412121.
There is so much going on in Lichfield this February half term, we're sure you won't be stuck for something to do.
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