28 January 2010

Free children's activities in Myatt's Fields Park every weekend and through half term

On Saturday there will be an exciting afternoon of activities for children in Myatt's Fields Park.

Myatts Fields Park sign, Vassall Ward, SE5

Children will be able take part in a workshop to make a stethoscope to measure heart rate. they will then have an opportunity to measure their own heart rates before and after exercise.
Myatts Field Park childrens activities flyer, Vassall Ward SE5

All children aged six to 13 years are welcome at the workshop which will run from 2pm – 4pm in the meeting room in the old depot (situated at the opposite end of the park to the playground)

This is just one of an exciting programme of children's events being held in the park every weekend (and every day during half-term) until March. The full programme is given in the flyer, left or see below

Children's activities in Myatt's Fiels Park
Free fun activities for six to thirteen year olds including crafts, sports, arts and play equipment suitable for all. Additional activities offered by Groundwork London.

30th January 2010 Make a stethoscope and measure your heart beat (Okido) 2-4pm
6th February Make Valentine bags 2- 4pm
13th February Groundwork: Make woven willow teepees 2- 4pm

Half term
15th February Craft activities 2 - 4pm
16th February Craft activities 2 - 4pm
17th February Craft activities 2 - 4pm
18th February Groundwork: Make bird nesting boxes for the park
19th February Help plant hedges in the park: 1 - 4pm

20th February Help plant hedges and learn more about bats 1- 4pm
27th February Groundwork: build a stag beetle hotel and learn about stag beetles
6th March Make bunny and hen egg cozies
13th March Groundwork: build frog and toad abodes
20th March Craft activities
27th March Iroko African drumming, dancing and tie dye

For more information contact Amanda Adams at Lambeth Play Association on 020 7733 5718

The events are being run by Lambeth Play Association working with the Myatt's Fields Park Project Group.

Funded by Lambeth Youth Opportunities Fund, Lambeth Play Pathfinder, Groundwork's Placemaker Fund

Lambeth information on Myatt's Fields Park