5 things to do with the kids this summer

Struggling to find ways to keep the kids busy in Guildford this summer? Here are a few suggestions for you.

August Fun Day Fridays

Spend Fridays during the summer holidays at Hatchland’s Park. There are children’s trials, arts and crafts and giant garden games to keep the kids entertained.

Normal admission charges apply.

Find more information at: http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/hatchlands-park/

Stoke Park Gardens

Why not take your kids to Stoke Park leisure garden this summer to enjoy an inexpensive family day out?

Choose between the tennis courts, mini golf, boating pond, paddling pool and children’s paddling pool.

Find more information at: http://www.guildford.gov.uk/parksplaygroundsandgreenspaces

Ceramics Café

Why not unleash your creative side with the kids at Ceramics Café in Farnham.

Starting with a plain white (bisque) shape, you paint on your design using ceramic paints, they fire it for you in the kiln and your piece is ready for collection within two-four days.

Typical in-studio costs range from £6.00 to £16.00 per item. There are larger items up to £40.00 available if you are really keen to test your artistic skills.

Where: 13 Downing Street, Farnham, Surrey

For more information, contact: 01252 727555 or visit the Ceramics Café website

Jungle Jamboree Holiday Club

A fun week of activities – there will be sports, games, inflatables, bouncy castle, crafts, songs, drama and a bible story each morning to choose from.

Where: St Nicholas Church and Community Centre, Bury Street, Guildford, GU2 4AW

For more information, contact: childrenandfamiliesworker@gmail.com

Spectrum Leisure Complex

Why not try out some more extreme activities at the Guildford Spectrum this summer? Choose from ice-skating, bowling, swimming, trampolining, arts & crafts and much more.

Where: Spectrum Leisure Complex, Parkway, Guildford GU1 1UP

Find more information at: http://www.guildfordspectrum.co.uk/

So why not give some of these a try?


Photo: Ceramics Café