Carymoor Environmental Trust

Half-term Family Fun Day: From Source to Sea

Wednesday 18th February 2015

10am-12 noon and 2pm-4pm

 

family fun event at Carymoor Environmental Centre Castle Cary SomersetMountain streams to mighty rivers: they create a wide variety of homes for many creatures, from those that prefer fast tumbling waterfalls to others that are at home in the wide river mouths. Find out just how important rivers are to wildlife through some watery crafts and activities. Follow our trail from Source to Sea then have fun making a some river creatures of your own:

  card roll crayfish
  bubble wrap-printed pike
  mosaic shelduck
  colourful dragonfly
  ... and more!

 

There will be further Family Fun Days during each school holiday as follows:

8th April 2015: Tracks and Trails

Is that a fox footprint? Did a roe deer jump the fence there…? Learn how to recognise some of our more commonly seen tracks and make a plaster cast and other crafts to take home!

28th May 2015: Sharp talons and hooked beaks!

From huge Golden Eagles to tiny Merlins: discover more about our wonderful birds of prey through a mixture of exciting crafts and activities.

Enjoy some light refreshments on sale in our education centre too!

Charge: £12 per family (up to 4 people including at least one adult) plus £3 for each additional participant.

Booking essential: For more information or to book a place for your family phone 01963 351350 or e-mail education@carymoor.org.uk.