FREE make a superhero pet creative clay workshop 6th April 2023, Weymouth
A workshop with the amazing 'Creative Clay' to design, create and accessorize your own Superhero pet made out of air drying clay. You will be able to take your model home at the end of the session.
This workshop is part of The Chesil Reading Project and is aimed at children 9 -14yrs of age. Dress to get messy!
Book your ticket below:
Make a Superhero Pet - Creative Clay workshop. Tickets, Thu 6 Apr 2023 at 11:00 | Eventbrite
FREE Easter holiday activities at Castlepoint
There is lots going on at Castlepoint this Easter.
- Easter Bunny Retailer Trail - (available throughout the Easter holidays from1st of April - 16th April).
Collect a trail sheet from Clarks and locate the letters on the window stickers in 10 participating retailers to spell out the special word. Once you've finished post your trail sheet in the post box at Mountain Warehouse to be in with a chance of winning £50 to spend at The Entertainer.
- Biscuit decorating at Castlepoint Library.
Come & join the Mad Hatter's Tea Party where you can decorate your own biscuits! Wednesday 5th April, 11.00 - 11.30. Numbers are limited so book your child's place ASAP by either sending us a message or calling us on 01202 127444!
- Visit on 5th & 6th of April to enjoy the Wonderland experience.
Activities will include;
- A 30 linear meter realistic rabbit hole / tunnel experience with twist and turns.
- Wonderland walkabout meet & greets
- Free face painting
FREE Easter hunt at Brewery Square
This FREE event runs from 4-14th April 2023. You collect a treasure hunt form from the Concierge Office in Brewery Square and look for the coloured eggs in the local retailers, then when you return your completed form you receive a prize.
This is one we have been doing for many years as a family, it is a good excuse to have a look around the shops whilst the kids are busy hunting and not complaining that they are bored!
FREE Lego make and take at The Entertainer, Castlepoint, Bournemouth
Come along to build and take your own Lego Easter Egg at The Entertainer on Saturday 8th April between 2pm - 4pm *while stocks last.
FREE Easter egg hunt in Blandford
On Monday 3rd April at 10am you can join a FREE Easter egg hunt at Woodhouse Gardens in Blandford.
Please see the poster above to book your place.
Wimborne DSME - FREE train rides
Visit Wimborne DSME for free train rides on Easter Sunday (9th April). They are open between 11am - 4pm.
They also have a garden model railway to watch and picnic areas so you can make a day of it.
FREE Easter events at Dorset Libraries
Easter Crafts and Storytime at Poole Library on Wednesday 5th April 10-11am.
Join in with bunny themed storytime, make a rabbit pen pot and enjoy some Easter colouring!
There are limited spaces for this workshop, so booking is essential. To secure your space please call us on 01202127100 or email email@example.com.
FREE Easter events in Hamworthy
As well as the annual Easter Egg Hunt in Hamworthy Park, there are 2 events in Bluebell Community Woods. And they are all free!
Bioblitz Bug Hunt and Wildflower Survey at Bluebell Woods on Tuesday 4th April 10:00-12:00
Easter Egg Hunt @ Hamworthy Park on Sunday 9th April at 10:30
Forest School Stay and Play at Bluebell Woods on Wednesday 12th April 10:00-12:00
FREE Easter events in Wimborne
Minster Families in Wimborne are hosting a week of Easter themed activities this year. Please see the details below for more information.
3rd April - 10-30-12 - Easter themed Muddy Church in the Forest Garden
4th April - Easter themed Sensory Church in Church House -10-30-12
6th April - Easter themed Messy Church in the Wimborne Minster
7th April - 3pm - ' bun walk ' from the Wimborne Minster to Pamphill, followed at 4pm by all age worship, crafts and refreshments at , St Stephens, Pamphill ( please note there will be no home Education group this week)
9th April - 9-45 -10-45 Easter themed breakfast in the Forest Garden .
9th April - 11am - Minster Praise in the Wimborne Minster.
Clothes and Toy Swap 1st-6th April in the Wimborne Minster.
The Great Donkey Hunt returns - find the Donkeys hiding in the Wimborne Minster and claim a small prize - 3rd - 16th April.
No charge but donations welcome.
please note children must be supervised by a parent or guardian at all times.
for more information please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Things to do in Dorset for FREE
I thought I would end with a basic list for when you need inspiration, maybe you might find something on here that you haven't tried before, or something that you have long forgotten about.
* Crabbing at Poole Quay, Lake Pier or Mudeford Quay. Check out this great article on top tip for crabbing in Dorset.
* Visit the beach
* Try geocaching
* Go to the park
* Fossil hunting
* Watch the sunset/ sunrise
* Prize bingo night
* Movie nights
* Games nights
* Do some baking
I hope you all enjoy Easter and get some inspiration from reading this.
If you know of anything else please do share in the comments section.
Please check with event providers for details on events before travelling.