There's some great activities for kids during May half term
5th May 2015
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Monday 25th May 2015 to Friday 29th May 2015

The National Arboretum will be holding felt-making and textile workshops throughout the Whitsun week, with lots of opportunities for visitors young and old to get involved and contribute towards this amazing project.  Time: 10.30am - 12.30pm in the Poppy Room

Monday 25th May, 11:00am until 3:00pm

Why not go along to the WW1 Discovery Day at the Staffordshire Regiment Museum,

The discovery day is a great way to find out what life was like for soldiers in the Great War. Adults £5.00 Children, Senior Citizens and concessions £4.00 Family ticket (2 adults 3 Children) £20.00

Monday 25th May 10:30am until 5:00pm

Lichfield Greenhill Bower - Party in the Park Beacon Park - charity stalls, arts and crafts, fabulous ‘Paws in the Park’ dog show, picnic areas, food stalls, Van Buren’s Variety Show and fine wines and Prosecco from Lichfield’s Worth Brothers Wine Merchants. Kids will love the play areas and the chance for an ice-cream treat!  Crowning of the Bower Queen outside the Guildhall 

Tuesday 26th to Thursday 28th May, 9.00am to 11.00am

Boot Camp at Friary Grange Leisure Centre -suitable for 10 to 16 year olds. Booking Essential.  The Boot Camp is held over 3 days and incorporates circuit training style sessions involving strength and conditioning along with a pool side workout with a difference! Each day involves an hour of circuit training followed by an hour the pool. 

Tuesday 26th May 2015 & Thursday 28th May 2015, 1.00pm to 2.30pm

Aqua Scramble Sessions at Friary Grange Leisure Centre Half term fun suitable for all ages

Tuesday 26th May 2015 & Thursday 28th May 2015, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Dance Mats & Sports Wall Sessions - half term fun at Friary Grange Leisure Centre.  Have a go on the fun and interactive dance mats and sports wall. Booking can be made in advance but is not essential. Suitable for 8 year olds and upwards. 

Wednesday 27th May, 10:30am until 12:00pm

Children's Blood Thirsty Tour - Designed especially for children, this tour gives a thrilling insight into Lichfield's gory past - from burnings at the stake, through to executions, battles and bloodshed. 

Wednesday 27th May at 2:30pm

See The New Adventures of Puss in Boots at Lichfield Garrick Theatre. Watch Puss help his master win the hand of the beautiful princess, and become the richest man in the land. Music, magic and mayhem abound as this clever cat comes out on top. Tickets cost from £8.50 to £10, or £34 for a family ticket.

Thursday 28th May, 10:30am until 1:00pm

When was the last time you visited The Samuel Johnson Museum? Bring the children for some Half Term Fun and get creative in hands-on arts and craft activities for the half-term holiday 

Monday 25th May 2015 to Friday 29th May 2015

Check out what’s happening for kids at Erasmus Darwin House, there’s always plenty of things to keep the kids entertained. 

Check out the holiday clubs run by JC Academy, the activity camps are perfect to develop skills, with many fun sporting activities as well as arts & crafts. There is a wide range of activities for kids to take part in, all led by our qualified and CRB checked staff.  Activity camps run over the school holidays to develop children's skills in a variety of different sports, activities and crafts and are designed to develop your child's skills not only through sport but creativity too! 

If your kids want to be the next Lewis Hamilton they will need to start practising at Midland Karting book your kids in for a practice session during half term.

If you are out and about this half term and want to capture some fantastic family shots give photographer, Mark Zaccaria Photography a call for memories that last forever. 

Please do check our events pages as there are far more than we can mention here and always contact the venue before leaving home.

Have fun everyone let’s hope the sun shines!

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