Need to entertain your kids during the school holidays? We've got lots of exciting events planned at The Marketplace to help keep you and the kids from going stir crazy! 10am - 1pm Monday 6th to Friday 10th July Minion magnet making: everyone loves the minions from the Despicable Me movies, and the kids will love making their very own minion magnets - small mini metal magnets that feature an image of a minion holding a sign that can be customised. Children can unleash their creativity and will be able to take their handywork home with them to proudly display on the fridge! 10am - 2pm Monday 13th July to Saturday 18th July Old Kentucky Animal Farm: get up close and personal with cute and cuddly farmyard animals of all shapes and sizes. Your children will love holding a bunny rabbit, feeding baby goats, and interacting with a variety of beautiful baby animals for nursing, cuddling and feeding. All the animals have a friendly temperament so you don't need to worry about them misbehaving Looking for more ways to keep the kids entertained these school holidays?
Try out some of these budget-friendly ideas:
- Finger painting
- Colouring-in books and stickers
- Get creative in the kitchen - try easy-to-make foods such as homemade pizza, iced fruit kebabs or fruit smoothies
- Visit your local playground
- Play dough
- Jigsaw puzzles
- Build indoors cubby houses
- Board games – the whole family can get involved with this one!
- Run a kite at your local park
- Visit your local library
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