A fun filled event for Babies – 5yrs based on 90’s Fun House please dress up as your fav 90’s character! Must pre book for the event spaces are limited.
The Town Council will be having its annual Teddy Bears’ Picnic in Lydekker Park (off Sun Lane) on Wednesday 7 August from 11am to 2pm.
This event will run alongside National Play Day. The park will be alive with Teddy Bears and their small owners, as they will be making the most of the sun and the FREE entertainment on offer.
The entertainment on the day includes, craft, wildlife activities, face painting, teddy bears hospital, sand art, circus skills, Storytime with Harpenden Library and lots more.
We will also be joined by the outdoor theatre company, Imajica Theatre who will be performing the Hartley Bear’s Picnic Adventure show – http://www.imajicatheatrecompany.co.uk/hartley-bears-picnic-adventure.html.
Join us for an afternoon of free activities, hosted by Hawkhurst Community Trust 2018 and local partners. Storytelling, nature play, hoops, balls, bubbles, pavement chalking and a big sandpit! Come and find out more about local things for families from our giant noticeboard.
Gymboree Play & Music St Albans will be offering a FREE PLAY session to non-members on Wednesday 7th August from 4:15-5:30pm. Bubbles, Parachute time, Singing, Dancing and Gymbo the clown!
1 hour FREE open session for children aged 5 and under and their carers.
Free entry to the event for you and your family. There is a mixture of free and paid for activities. There will be Millers Ark Farm, Pop Up Play Village, Mask Making, Bubble Making, Tye Dye T-Shirt (small fee), Story Telling, Music from the VocalSkills Choir, Tombola (small fee), Basingstoke Football and Rugby Club trial sessions, Ice Cream Van, Food Outlets, Refreshments, Sweet Stall and much more.
In celebration of National Playday:
Come along to our Children’s Day with FREE activities 🧒👧
We will have some fab local businesses join us:
🌿 Nature inspired crafts from Bits and Buds
🎈Balloon Modelling from OddArt Events – Balloons, Balloon Modelling Twists & Face Painting
🤾♀️ Chloe’s Castles – Bouncy Castle & Softplay in Leighton Buzzard and Perfect Personalised Parties – UK will be there telling you all about what they do and they are bringing along some soft play
🤡 Face painting from ABC Parties – Face Painting, Glitter Tattoos & Sweet Cones
🐭 Come along and find out more about this fabulous free activity; Leighton – Linslade Children’s Trail
👩✈️ We will also have a visit from the Leighton Buzzard Community Policing Team with their Police Car
Come along and take part in free activities and meet local groups for parents and children
Activities taking place include, Circus Skills, Willow weaving, balance bikes, planting, Bolder Climbing, fun play activities with water, country crafts, Capoeira.
Also the Fire Engine and police car will be in attendance.
Come and try out our new accessible swing, especially requested by young people with disabilities.
Cafe will be open for drinks, ices and snacks.
Area also available for picnics.
Limited parking is available, access from Blackberry Lane only. Disabled parking only accessed from Pound Farm Road.
We are going to fill the park with cardboard boxes!
Bring a picnic and come and play for free!
Play areas include Early years, Loose parts, Creative and musical area, Big games and Sports area.