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A WEEKLY OUTDOOR SESSION FOR UNDER-5S
JOIN US FOR A WEEKLY OUTDOOR LEARNING SESSION FOR PRE-SCHOOLERS IN THE FANTASTIC URBAN GARDEN AT THE MERL
Discover the benefits of outdoor learning! Come and join in with family activities inspired by the themes and collections of the museum. Enjoy outdoor play and explore the natural environment. Each session involves story-telling, craft activities and singing.
Friday Fledglings is run by Charlotte, a local teacher and Level 3 Forest Leader.
*Bookings will open from 12pm on Friday 3 December
At the moment, while we monitor the way the sessions are running, we are taking a cautious approach to our COVID-19 safety procedures, for the benefit of our visitors, staff and volunteers. You may find that there are more protocols in place than you are used to at other groups and we ask that you comply with these as much as possible.
Please do not attend if anyone in your group is displaying any symptoms of COVID-19.
Please check the latest safety guidance on our Visit Us page.
WHAT TO BRING:
- Suitable clothing for you and your children. The session will remain outdoors, no matter what the weather does!
- Wellies and wet weather clothes suitable for water play and mud kitchen.
- A picnic blanket.
- Your own drinking water for story time.
- We will serve bananas and biscuits as as snack. You are welcome to bring your own snack if you prefer.
IMPORTANT PARKING NOTICE: Due to graduations taking place on 10 December, no parking will be available at the museum or university car parks at all. Please only book tickets if you are able to walk, use public transport or use alternative public parking. Please visit our Getting Here page for more details.
There will be more traffic in the area so please take care when crossing or walking along Acacia Road.