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Brook Explorers: River Dipping at Somersall

11-08-21 11:00 - 14:00
Somersall Park
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Little ones and parents can learn together during our family friendly river dipping sessions. Activities are suitable for children of age 4-11 years and children must be supported by a guardian or parent during the session.

  • Explore the river using our equipment and wildlife identification guides
  • Make a dragonfly or colour a badge to take home
  • Make a boat out of recycled materials to race down the river

Children and parents will need wellington boots to explore the river.

Sessions are 1 hour long. Parents can drop by and leave any time during their pre-booked session.

Tickets are free of charge, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund

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