Hello Summer 2019


HELLO SUMMER 2019 – LIST OF ACTIVITIES

For most activities, you can just show up at the start time.  Some have limited numbers and require advance booking.  For these, scroll down on this page to the activity and then click the link shown to book a place.

Thursday 22nd August – 3-D Printing Workshop   ONE SPACE AVAILABLE

Using online software young people can design and create a small printed piece to take home. They will learn how to use the software and set up the printer. This aims to give them an insight into this cool, new and exciting technology that is quickly becoming the newest form of design!  Booking is required for this event – click here

Time:  10 am – 1 pm  Location:  Town Hall  Ages:  11-15 yrs

Thursday 22nd August – Forest and Nature Skills.  Outdoor games, mini-den building, and lighting cotton wool with fire steels.  Led by Neil Martin.

Time:  10.30 am – 12.30 pm  Location:  Victoria Park  Ages:  All ages welcome.  10 yrs and under must be accompanied by a parent or carer

Friday 23rd August – Felted Pebbles.  Make a beautiful soft felted pebble with Participate Arts

Time:  10.30 am – 12.30 pm   Location:  Victoria Park (Town Hall if wet)  Ages: 3 yrs upwards.  Under 10 yrs must be accompanied by a parent or carer

 Saturday 24th August – Spin Art.  Participate Arts will bring out the spin art machine for more fun with colourful splattered paint!

Time:  10.30 am – 12.30 pm    Location:  Victoria Park  Ages: 3 yrs upwards.  Under 10 yrs must be accompanied by a parent or carer                                                     

Sunday 25th August – All Sing Sunday in the Park.  A drop-in community singsong for all the family led by Fran Andre & Rob Carney.  Bring food to share after the songs are sung.

Time:  10 am – 12 noon  Location:  Victoria Park (Town Hall if wet)  Ages:  Everyone and anyone

NEW EVENT  Monday 26th August – Pengelly Caves TourFULLY BOOKED.  Visit the caves, find out how they were formed and see the remains of the animals that lived there thousands of years ago.  Booking is required for this event, click here

Time:  10.30 am – 12.30 pm.  Location:  Pengelly Caves.  Ages:  All.  10 yrs and under must be accompanied by a parent or carer.  

Tuesday 27th August – Arty Digital GIFs.  Join Cara Roxanne to learn how to make arty digital GIFS (moving pictures).  Participants will need to bring their own phones with an app called “IMG play” downloaded. Booking is required for this event – click here

Time:  10.30 am – 12.30  pm  Location:  Town Hall  Ages:  10 yrs upwards

Wednesday 28th August – Moorfun Inflatables.  Every Wednesday morning the Town Hall will be filled with fun inflatables – come and have a bounce, then enjoy lunch afterwards with Food in Community.

Time:  10.30 am – 12.30  pm  Location:  Town Hall  Ages:  All ages up to 12 years welcome.  Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer.

Wednesday 28th August – Cookery and Lunch Club.  Fully booked. Learn delicious and easy recipes to make at home and impress your friends and family.  Then eat what we have made for lunch together with others.  Booking is required – click here

Time:  10 am – 12 noon  Location:  Town Hall  Ages:  5 years and up.  8 years and under must be accompanied.

Thursday 29th August – Forest and Nature Skills.  Outdoor games, mini-den building, and lighting cotton wool with fire steels.  Led by Neil Martin.

Time:  10.30 am – 12.30 pm  Location:  Victoria Park  Ages:  All ages welcome.  10 years and under must be accompanied by a parent or carer

Thursday 29th August – Summer Fire Dragons. Fiery summer dragons for all to make and take home. Join Participate Arts to create yours!

Time: 2pm – 4pm Location: Victoria Park (Town Hall if wet) All ages welcome. 10 years and under must be accompanied by a parent or carer. 

Friday 30th August – Railway Children Day.  Fully booked.  Start the day in the Town Hall watching the classic film, Railway Children.  Then visit the Valiant Soldier to play some of the games children would have played in those years.  And then walk down to the station for a ride on the steam train to Staverton station.  There’s about an hour to explore around Staverton and then it’s back to Buckfastleigh on the steam train.  Booking is required – click here

Time:  10.30 am – 4.00 pm  Location:  Town Hall, Valiant Soldier & Steam Railway  Ages: 4 yrs upwards.  Under 10 yrs must be accompanied by a parent or carer