Christmas Crafts – Children’s Event

Join us to make natural Christmas decorations and generally get into the mood for Christmas! Saturday 30th of November 10am or 10.30am start times (end by 12pm) For children age 2-15 (Little ones will need a lot more parent/carer help) We will be crafting on the cafe balcony this year!  Wrap up warm, get aContinue reading “Christmas Crafts – Children’s Event”

Halloween Spooktacular!

Howling Half term fun this Halloween in Rowntree Park Calling all witches and wizards, the Young Friends of Rowntree Park would like to invite you to our Halloween Spooktacular! Thursday 31st of October  – 10am or 10.30 am start (until 12pm) A mix of storytelling and crafts with a magic touch!  Make your own magicalContinue reading “Halloween Spooktacular!”

Forest School comes to Rowntree Park

We are excited to announce that Forest School sessions for children are coming to Rowntree Park this Autumn, starting on Friday 13th of September. Places are strictly limited and must be booked in advance. Magical moments being nurtured in nature It is so important for children, and adults, to spend time outdoors in nature. ForestContinue reading “Forest School comes to Rowntree Park”

Spooky Saturday!

Join the Young Friends for a very Spooky Saturday on October 27th 2018 1-3pm in Rowntree Park.  There will be potion making, broomstick creating, a terrifying trail (actually not really terrifying in case you are worried about your little ones!) and some Halloween crafts. This event was very popular last year, therefore we are sellingContinue reading “Spooky Saturday!”

February’s Story – sheep in sheep’s clothing

Once upon a time there was a small hill town not far from here called Shipton. In fact, there were lots of towns called Shipton, or Skipton – some of them are still there – and the name meant – and still means – ‘sheep town’. In this particular Shipton there were a few peopleContinue reading “February’s Story – sheep in sheep’s clothing”