handmade green paper windmill

School holidays: Green week


24 August 2021 - 29 August 2021

Venue Thwaite Watermills

Tags Activity, Family, School holiday, Under 5s,

Join us for a week of nature related fun inspired by the nature trail, woodland, grounds and gardens. From Tuesday 24 – Sunday 29 August, pick up a free green week trail and learn all about the sustainable approach taken by the Horn family and how we continue to use it today. There will be guided tours too, subject to staffing and availability.

There’s lots of other green related activities planned for the week:

Tuesday 24 August: Pick-up a windmill and renewable energy activity sheet to complete onsite or back at home.

Wednesday 25 August: Rainbow Crow storytelling and green man mask making with Matthew Bellwood (11am, 12.30pm & 2pm. 10 slots available per session).

Thursday 26 August: Willow-weaving workshops with Twigs & Sprigs. (10.30am, 12pm, 1.30pm & 3pm. Pre-booking required. Details to follow soon).

Friday 27 August: Model wheel demonstrations and green energy testing.

All events and activities are included with general admission. There’s no need to pre-book (unless otherwise specified), just sign-up on the day.

Please contact us with any enquiries.

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