Children's events Planet Botanic Planet Botanic is the name for our informal childrens programmes which we host here in the garden. We believe that learning can and should be fun and full of excitement! Planet Botanic does exactly this. FOR SCHOOL VISIT INFORMATION, PLEASE CLICK HERE October 2019 Holiday Club Explore the garden with fun outdoor activities including, planting, den building, rock pooling, outdoor art, campfire and much, much more! Dates: Monday to Friday 7 - 11 October 14 - 18 October Time: 8.45am - 3pm Cost: £30 per day or £125 per week. Book two siblings and get 10% off. Dates for 2020: Easter - 6-10 April, 13-17 April Summer - 13-17 July, 20-24 July, 3-7 August, 10-14 August, 17-18 August October - 12-16 October, 19-23 October E-mail: [email protected] for bookings and more information. Book early to avoid disappointment! Booking form available here. Holiday Drop-Ins - Craft activities for all the family Join us daily in the holidays for drop-in activities for children! 12-2pm and FREE with Garden Entry Garden Explorers Club Enjoy outdoor activities every month such as bulb planting, apple pressing and animal trails. Dates: Every 3rd Saturday, September to July Time: 10.30am - 12pm Cost: £25 per school year E-mail: [email protected] for bookings and more information. Hug a Tree Trail Why not try the 'Hug a Tree Trail' which offers fun facts and activities at each of the 8 stops around the garden. This involves measuring trees, making leaf rubbings, searching for mini beasts and learning about the Mongolian Pine, Oliver's Lime, Giant Aspen and more. All equipment required including activity sheet, compass, tape measure, brush, bug pot and magnifying glass can be found in the handy backpack which can be collected at the ticket office and returned at the end of your visit. This trail is suitable for ages 4 to 12. E-mail: [email protected]org for more information.