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Merryhatton’s brand new club for children kicks off on Saturday 31 May with a poppy planting theme.

The Little Acorns Club brings free children’s events full of gardening and craft fun on the first weekend of every month from 12-4pm. With a different theme each month, there will be loads of hands-on fun for 3-10 year olds with make-and-take activities, competitions and lots more. There’s no need to book, just drop in before 3.3opm and join in!

The current programme has six weekends lined up. You can choose to come to one or two or to come to them all – it’s up to you. If you manage to come to all six in our current programme, we’ll give you a FREE ice cream sundae in the cafe!

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Poppy planting
Plant poppy seeds to take home then decorate your pot with a paper poppy. Add your unique thumbprint poppy to our poppy field wall art and enter our ‘design a medal’ competition.

Sat 5 and Sun 6 July, 12-4
World cup fever!

Sat 2 and Sun 3 August, 12-4
Hurray for the holidays!

Sat 6 and Sun 7 September, 12-4
Make a miniature garden

Sat 4 and Sun 5 October, 12-4
Halloween spooktacular

Sat 1 and Sun 2 November, 12-4
Seeds, feeders and feathers!

Click through to our events page for full details.