Half Term Activities – Nature Week

Half Term Activities – Nature Week


Borde Hill Garden
Borde Hill
Haywards heath
RH16 1XP

Date(s) - 28-May-2017 to 04-June-2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Borde Hill Garden

Exploring Nature’s Jewels

This half term Borde Hill celebrates the wonders of nature and wildlife as children of all ages are invited to come and learn about the world around them and take part in our discovery Nature Trail, daily 11am-3pm.

There will also be additional activities on selected days:

Tues 30th May: face painting by Busydays, with a variety of ‘nature’ themes, 11am-3pm

Weds 31st May: learn all about Bees with the Bumblebee Conservation Trust charity stand. Times TBC

Thurs 1st June: traditional garden games with HaHaHopScotch, including sack and wheelbarrow races and hoops, 11.30am-1pm

Fri 2nd June: discover all about garden birds with the RSPB charity stand. Times TBC

Sat 3rd June: Owls About Town; get up close and personal with some of the most majestic creatures in the world, including the chance to don a glove to handle some of these wonderful creatures, 11am-3pm.

Kids can also let off steam in the Adventure Playgound, complete with zip wire. Families can bring picnics, or enjoy refreshments at Little Ritz Vintage Tea or Café Elvira.

Other ‘gems’ include rhododendrons, azaleas and many herbaceous plants which will be in bloom and the Sculpture Trail, including many nature and wildlife themes – from owls (Barn, Tawny, Charismatic and Erractic) to a Herring Gull, a Heron to a Flight of Avocets, Man’s Best Friend to A Herd of Deer…

All activities are FREE and included in standard admission, and free to Friends of Borde Hill.

Dogs on leads welcome.